Topics » Global Health   Oct. 26, 2011

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

Ortega supporter

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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

Ortega supporter

Even with high unemployment and poverty, the ruling political party enjoys strong support from the population. A man flies the flag of President Ortega's FSLN party from his motorbike, also decorated with the image of Che Guevara.

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