Why is it important? Approximately 5000 children live in orphanages in Cochabamba, without much hope of a future full of opportunities and success that they deserve once they leave the orphanages. TIA’s mission is to give hope and create real opportunities to these children leaving orphanages around Cochabamba. Upon turning 18 years old, these young adults have reached the maximum age for living in a children’s home – a time of great doubt and...
Compete with your friends and grab a podium finish for your chance to win great prizes at TIA's most anticipated event of the year, our Annual Quiz Night. We created TIA Olímpico because we believe everyone should have the chance to reach their full potential. Book your tickets now!
Charlotte is the latest addition to our TIA family and is currently in Bolivia observing the ValenTIA Transition Centre first hand. Check out her blog, updated weekly, and keep up to date with what's happening in Bolivia.
Country Facts Population: 10,725,000 President: Juan Evo Morales Ayma Government: Republic Main Languages: Spanish, Quechua, Aymara Capital: Sucre (official), La Paz (administrative) Major Religions: Christianity, Catholicism Bordered by: Argentina, Chile, Peru, Brazil, and Paraguay Compared with Australia… Australia Bolivia HDI * 2 118 Life expectancy at Birth 82.5 68.7 Under 5 Mortality Rate** 3.8 38.4 GDP^ Per...
At TIA we focus on projects that will create opportunities for children and young people in Bolivia. We believe in working with children and young people and their communities, empowering them to be the drivers of change and participate in the process, coming up with their own solutions to issues that they view as important.
Empowering youth, inspiring brighter futures!
TIA is an Australian grassroots non-profit organisation working in Bolivia, South America.
We’re on a mission to empower 5000 young people to successfully transition from state care into independence and to make positive change in their communities.Learn More