Constructive connections in Costa Rica

October 18, 2017
A woman at a construction site.

Madelaine Artavia Sotela

WEConnect International matches businesses owned by women with multinational corporations that want to buy more services from women. Madelaine Artavia Sotela of Costa Rica is a prime example of how the initiative can vastly improve women’s livelihoods. 

This article is part of an ongoing series of stories about innovative projects in the developing world, a partnership between IDRC and Canadian Geographic.

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