PAHO Director Mirta Roses presented the contest awards to Aurora del Rio Zolezzi, assistant director general for gender equity in Mexico's Ministry of Health, and Silva de la Vega, project coordinator for PROCOSI
With the support of the PROCOSI
, a Bolivian network of child development organizations, the Debt-for-Development Foundation in Washington, and Bolivia's Central Bank, Quipus raised enough money from USAID and Plan International, another child development organization, to purchase from twenty foreign banks a $33-million chunk of Bolivia's debt at a sharply discounted rate.
"Technical assistance and training for PROCOSI
operations research program, Bolivia," FRONTIERS Final Report.