21% of the population of the country are illiterate and the infant mortality rate is among the highest in Latin America.
Starkmacher e.V. with its local partners is interested in starting projects with the aim of addressing the country’s social needs.
15% of the country’s land is used for agricultural cultivation.
One of the country’s biggest sources of income is coffee production.
Caffè Capucas is a cooperative of 1000 farmers who have come together to face multinational coffee production while maintaining sustainable production standards for farmers themselves.