Casimira Rodríguez

Ashoka Fellow
Bolivia
Fellow Since 2006

Citation

This profile was prepared when Casimira Rodríguez was elected to the Ashoka Fellowship in 2006.
Introduction
Casimira Rodríguez is breaking the pattern of exploitation, discrimination, and trafficking to which 150,000 Bolivian domestic workers continue to be subjected; as she was for eighteen years. Casimira fosters solidarity among the workers, negotiates with employers, and counteracts the conditions and misinformation that drive girls and young women to migrate in the first place.
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