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Bolivia Diaries: Table of Contents

by: Jill Richardson

Thu Oct 07, 2010 at 00:00:00 AM PDT


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The diaries below describe two trips to Bolivia.

Trip #1:
In October 2010, I spent 2 weeks in Bolivia learning about their food and agriculture. I ended up getting a lot more than I bargained for out of the trip, including learning why the rainforest is being destroyed, how eco-tourism might save it, how Bolivia fits into the drug trade (and what the US does to try to stop cocaine production), and how global warming has already impacted Bolivia. Read on...

Pre-Trip Blogging:

The Trip:

Trip #2:
In August 2011, I returned to Bolivia to study food sovereignty, agroecology, and climate change. This trip repeats a few places from the previous trip, but most of the itinerary is entirely new. Bolivia is so diverse, there's an awful lot to see packed into a country about twice the size of France.

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Hello Jill, saw your article on "How America is Making the Whole World Fat and Unhealthy" and given your relationship with Bolivia, I'm hoping we can connect. I'm organizing something relevant that might be of interest to you, I'd love to share the info with you. Any chance you could be in touch with your email address?

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