For Bolivians, housing is one of the most critical issues. This is an especially acute issue as more and more rural residents continue their migration into the major population centers of La Paz and Santa Cruz. Statistics show that out of the total population of approximately 10 million people, a majority of families live in sub-standard housing conditions in which many structures have no more than a dirt floor.
Follow Ingrid Vaca Diez, who is on a mission to build better homes for the poor. With few funds and little support, she uses the only resource she can find in abundance - empty plastic bottles. Her inspiring story of is yet another example of women leading their communities out of poverty and finding solutions to social and economic issues affecting the daily lives of the poor.