Awareness

ENERGY EFFICIENCY CONFERENCE

This 2016, on Friday, September 30, Costa Rica is invited to participate in the upcoming “Energy Efficiency Conference”.   You may be wondering, “what is this Conference about”?  “Why do I need to go to that conference?” “What is the...

OJOCAL COMMUNITY FOOD BANK

It’s always a joy to hear about the many people in Costa Rica ready with helping hands to meet the needs of the community. Whether it be advocating an environmental cause, caring for the elderly, or rescuing abandoned pets,.  There always...

GREEN COSTA RICA

Costa Rica has positioned itself well on the world stage as an "always green" country.  It is often recognized as an "ecological country" just as often as it is referred to as the "happiest country".  This direction has been...

COSTA RICA JOINS IN THE PREVENTION OF CYBER CRIME

The global scope of cyber crime continues to grow, and cyber criminals have discovered that malicious data encryption followed by a ransom demand can be very profitable. Many companies admit they often pay the ransom.  "From financial institutions, government...

Conservation on the Osa Peninsula:

Costa Rica is making continuous strides in conservation! Learn how individuals and visitors can get involved in keeping this country beautiful! The Osa Peninsula is home to approximately 2.5% of the world's bio-diversity.  It is considered a sacred area that needs to be...

RESERVA PLAYA TORTUGA

Reserva Playa Tortuga (RPT) is committed to making a difference.  This non-profit biological research and education center was founded in 2009.  It is dedicated to environmental conservation and education of the next generation. Reserva Playa Tortuga (RPT) has a number of...

Efficient Energy Use

Efficient use of energy is the goal of reducing the amount of energy required to use a certain appliance or product and has become quite the buzzword as of lately. There are a wide variety of hybrid appliances, variations...

Students March in Protest at 76th Anniversary of The U.C.R.

A lack of regulations impeded opening an internal process against Hening Jensen. To defend their institution against a possible case of impunity and to set an example on the 76th anniversary, students and employees of The University of Costa...

Achieve Optimal Health & Wellness at AmaTierra

Heal. Grow. Thrive. In a calm, caring, professional manner, AmaTierra strives to accomplish pain relief, deep relaxation, and improved vitality for every client. Most people benefit from just one service, and the results are incredible. According to the owners, Bob...

Health Benefits of Marijuana

Throughout The United States medical marijuana is being legalized, with 20 states now allowing treatment with the drug. One of the most recent experts to voice his support for medical marijuana use is CNN Chief Medical Correspondent Sanjay Gupta. The...
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Costa Rican Students Propose to Treat Bacteria that Cause Diarrhea at IGEM 2019

A 9-team of young university students will represent Costa Rica at the “International Genetically-Engineered Machine” (IGEM), the...
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Women in Struggle for Free Seeds and Fumigation-Free Communities

In Costa Rica, rural and indigenous women are threatened by the dispossession of one of the most precious assets: the seeds. This...

Fingerprint and Facial Recognition Will Be the New ‘ID Cards’ of Costa Ricans

The surveillance camera recorded a criminal while committing his misdeeds in the mall. But it was not just any recording.

Costa Rica: It is beautiful and it is colorful but is it safe?

Costa Rica is a safe place. But as it may happen anywhere...

An Alert for All Latin America: Numerous Cases of Murders and Persecu-tion of Indigenous Leaders Remain With Impunity

The killings of members belonging to indigenous populations, along with persecution and harassment, have generated fear, helplessness, sadness and mostly anger in...
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