Video — 1 videodisc (84 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
"Explores the work of Fundación Capital, a group of Latin American activist-economists that is pioneering strategies for financial inclusion across the region by aligning policy, market mechanisms, and advances in technology to create programs that place women at the center of the drive for social change. They collaborate with governments, big banks, and women marginalized by poverty in Peru, Colombia, and Brazil, to expand financial inclusion with digital educational tools that piggyback on existing Conditional Cash Transfer to layer on ideas of asset-building, saving, and economic rights. The women who participate in the program become empowered economic and political agents in their communities, leading the process of societal transformation from the bottom up"--Distributor's website.
New York, N.Y. : Distributed by Women Make Movies, [between 1996 and 2005]
Video — 1 videodisc (60 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
"Portrays the vision and strength of women surviving in the hotly contested Amazon rainforests. While international attention has focused on saving the rainforests, considerably less attention has been paid to the plight of the human inhabitants of Amazonia. Women are at the frontline of the struggle to save their environment and to rebuild a region suffering the effects of inappropriate development."--Distributor's website.