“SAYT'ASIM” Center (“Stand Up” in Aymara) is a communal alternative space for self-understanding
and participation, where children, youth, adults and families in 31 communities in
the parish of San Miguel Italaque, can find opportunities to participate in their
own comprehensive formation. The program is directed by Violeta RODRIGUEZ QUINTANILLA,
a licensed psychologist and specialist in alternative education, and Cyrille de LA
BARRE de NANTEUIL, a vincentian priest.
Part of the diocese of El Alto, the parish of San Miguel de Italaque is situated
in the second section of Eliodoro CAMACHO province, in the Department of La Paz (Bolivia),
between 4,300 and 2,600 meters above sea level, in the shadow of Cordillera Real
of the Andes Mountains, in the heart of South America.
Address of the Center: Casilla 11586, La Paz, Bolivia