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Mario Osava

US & Canada

Bolivia aims to join Mercosur trade bloc

With an existing trade deficit, some analysts don't believe Bolivia is ready to join South American common market.

Environment

Biofuel production: A threat to livelihoods

Rapid industrial development around the Amazon forest poses a significant threat to the native population.

Latin America

'Changing lives but still machista'

Feminists say World Social Forum a platform for women's activism despite male dominance.