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A big eco-tourism project in the Tatacoa desert is leading to a mass expulsion of peasants. Gearoid O Loingsigh reports for LAB from Colombia.
Claudia Pompa describes the mission of microfinance institute, Esperanza Internacional.
Compartamos Bank in Mexico. Behind its gentle image is a tough, highly lucrative bank. Bloomberg Business Week Magazine reports.
KIVA is a non-profit organisation that creates worldwide networks of microfinance institutions to alleviate poverty.
A new report on microfinance in Latin America and the Caribbean shows that the sector is growing strongly.
Claudia Pompa reports on Fundacion Paraguaya -- its mission, history and successes.
Mexican microfinance leader Compartamos Banco has forged a path from upstart NGO to regulated bank to component of Mexico's benchmark stock index, and brought millions of low-income clients with it.
Microfinance arouses extreme opinions. Many believe it is the way to aid the developing world out of poverty, while others think it is a market solution to social problems that governments should deal with through welfare.
Projects supported by migrant workers in the United States are helping bring life back to 'phantom' villages. LAB has a special report.
Despite police brutality, students continue protests over planned privatisation of education.

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