Latin America and the Caribbean is a middle-income region but has not yet become a middle-class society. National economies in the region have grown rapidly and steadily over the past few decades, but this growth has not necessarily been equitably shared across households.
UNDP in Bolivia works in partnership with the Italian Cooperation (AICS), along with the Comune di Foligno and FELCOS, to improve the conditions and skills of young people with intellectual disabilities.
Our focus is to help countries in the LAC region build and share solutions in their sustainable development pathways, with inclusive and effective democratic governance, building climate and disaster resilience. In all our activities, we encourage the protection of human rights, capacity development, knowledge and experience-sharing and the empowerment of women.