Clara Vreeken, KF 14, Bolivia
Clara volunteered as Kiva Fellow in Bolivia. She worked for the micro finance institutions IMPRO, Pro Mujer and Emprender. In this blog she elaborates on health issues in Bolivia – Bolivians prefer to drink herbal tea and listen to witch doctors instead of seeing a doctor – and she says goodbye as the end of her Kiva Fellowship has arrived.
Bolivian people prefer to drink a herbal tea (maté) than going to a doctor. The herbal tea here in Bolivia is delicious, however it does not cure you from all diseases. Therefore the Bolivian micro...Continue Reading >