Denise de Oliveira, a resident of Santa Cruz, Brazil, receives about $70 a month from the Brazilian government under an innovative program known as Bolsa Familia.
Denise de Oliveira, a resident of Santa Cruz, Brazil, receives about $70 a month from the Brazilian government under an innovative program known as Bolsa Familia. Tyler Bridges / MCT
Denise de Oliveira, a resident of Santa Cruz, Brazil, receives about $70 a month from the Brazilian government under an innovative program known as Bolsa Familia. Tyler Bridges / MCT

Latin America pioneers an anti-poverty program that works

September 21, 2009 12:30 AM

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