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By remaining cool and reasonable Bolívar retained his panoply of power. At the same time he reminded Santander of his place in the hierarchy of the revolution: ‘It is an honour that two of my friends and assistants have emerged as two prodigies…. 50 more words


Hyper inflation of 231,150,888,87 percent in July

Janet Yellen and the FED raised the rates and its expected to see them raise the rates at least a couple of times before the end of this year. 760 more words

Stock Market

The Price of Coffee in Venezuela

It’s all about the Benjamins! Er, uh Burgermins? What if, instead of evaluating a country’s inflation using good old fashioned economic data, an everyday consumable was used in its place? 346 more words

Manzanillo del Mar Photo Camp

Alyssa lives in Manzanillo Del Mar, a vereda (incorporated community) of Cartagena in the department of Bolivar, as a Practical English for Success volunteer.

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Project Highlights

Buen provecho: Miami-style Black Beans

Dezi Abreu lives in San Jacinto, in the department of Bolívar, as a Community Economic Development volunteer promoting financial literacy and entrepreneurial skills. 

 This is a recipe that is a staple for my diet, because I can make a large batch and pop individual portions in the freezer as I need them. 825 more words

March 2017

VAC Mini-Grant Program

For those of you that don’t know, the VAC Mini-Grant program is intended to support volunteers’ community initiatives by providing a streamlined source of small cash grants. 585 more words

Project Highlights

Friday 3 March, 2017 Update: Venezuelan Monetary Reserves Diminishing

Venezuela is rapidly approaching the moment when economic Armageddon becomes a grim reality and there is practically nothing its government can do at this point to reverse course. 417 more words

International Relations