RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - He could not feed his family. Matilde Alonso knew this was true, but she couldn't believe it. The pandemic had just hit Guatemala full force and Alonso, a 34-year-old construction worker suddenly became unemployed.
He was thinking by himself until late at night, his mind wandering and he couldn't hold back his tears. He had six mouths to feed, no income, and no hope of earning . . .