Non-Governmental Organizations and Poverty Alleviation in Bolivia

  title={Non-Governmental Organizations and Poverty Alleviation in Bolivia},
  author={Sonia Arellano-Lbpez and James F. Petras},
Through the 1980s, non-governmental organizations (NGOs) became increasingly involved in implementing development projects in Latin America. In Bolivia, NGOs have played central roles in efforts to alleviate the poverty associated with structural adjustment, the consolidation of neoliberal economic policies, and the resulting reorganization of the state. International donors have shown enthusiasm for working through NGOs, particularly in the area of poverty alleviation. However, it is not clear… CONTINUE READING

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