Support the human rights of women in Bolivia
At Wander-Lust we get to travel to the most amazing places and experience various cool press trips. But life is not all about Instagram pictures by the pool. At Wander-Lust it’s also about giving back. To mother nature, to society and to the countries we visit.
Giving back is key!
One of our first charity projects will be in Bolivia. On the 2nd of March, Wander-Lusty Sarah will be joined by Fat Kids Cake Co-founder and photographer Ilsoo van Dijk for a charity project in Bolivia. This project, by the organization “Mensen met een missie” supports the human rights of women in Bolivia. We need your support too!
Violence against women is becoming a huge problem in the Bolivian society. Seven out of ten women are dealing with physical or sexual abuse. Although Bolivia implemented a law back in 2012 that has to protect women from violence, in practice there is not much of a change. “Mensen met een Missie” from the Netherlands supports young people and victims in Bolivia. They offer psychological, social and legal support for victims and they lobby actively at both local and national authorities.
We will travel around Bolivia for 2.5 weeks to see how they work and to talk to the victims. We will write about our experiences during this trip and we will share our stories with you in the hope that also you will subscribe some day as volunteer or donate money to support “Mensen Met een Missie”.
We made a video with our friends!
Video by: Laurens Smit
To find more information about this project or to make a donation, please click here
(S.O. too everyone who helped us!)