This is the first post in a geography quiz series that will feature Kiva borrowers, partners and fellows from a specific region. Answers to quiz questions can be found at the bottom of this post.
South America is a continent with 12 countries, 385 million people and 6.9 million square miles. Find out some cool facts - and get to know a couple Kiva borrowers along the way!
Meet Avelino, a Kiva borrower from Peru. Click here to read about his success.
Kiva’s lending team, Alpacas for Altruism, has contributed to nearly 1,440 loans!
Can you identify this country’s flag?
Read this fellow’s first-hand account of “Kiva Magic”, the moment a borrower realizes their loan connects them to dozens across the world.
Can you identify this country?