Guatemala faces many social problems and is among the ten poorest countries in Latin America. The distribution of income remains highly unequal with more than half of the population below the national poverty line. Indigenous people strive to make a living and provide for their families. Women in Antigua, Guatemala, resort to micro-lending to develop their business selling hand made craft, which are both a source of income and a way to preserve their culture and heritage from generation to generation. ..Images of Antigua, Guatemala.