Claudia arce lemaitre (born april 4, 1991 in sucre, bolivia) is a bolivian beauty pageant titleholder and model who was crowned miss bolivia 2009, representing the department of chuquisaca. In the development of the contest she won titles as yanbal face best smile and best national costume. Claudia stood for bolivia in the queen of the world 2009 contest held at berlin, germany, and also. Although prostitution is widespread in bolivia, the prostitutes are severely stigmatized by society, they are blamed for everything from broken homes to the rising hiv-infection rate. In 2007, in el alto, hundreds of prostitutes were attacked, forced to strip and beaten by angry locals several brothels were burnt. Citizens demanded that brothels and bars be located at least. Teens work as prostitutes in bolivias most dangerous red-light district epa-efe el alto, bolivia photograph provided by the munasim kullakita foundation showing a brothel in el alto. Bolivias presidential palace, or palacio quemado, was built in the mid-19th century and has been through a lot, now serving as the official residence of the president of bolivia. Its name means burned palace, which originated after the site was set on fire and nearly burned to the ground during an uprising against the president in 1875.