Topics » Global Health   Oct. 26, 2011

Life in Nicaragua, Living on Less than $2 a Day

Pinata workshop

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Poverty's ImpactGranada marketHealth concernsA vulnerable ageGetting a checkupChildren at playFertile FarmlandEarly Morning on the farmHard LaborPulling their weightPinata workshopOrtega supporterFlying the flagPolice keep watchHeading home

Pinata workshop

Entrepreneurs are everywhere in Nicaragua, like this family that runs a pinata-making business out of their home in Managua. Pinatas are a common sight, used to celebrate birthdays and at government festivals.

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