Hundreds Gather in San José Against Pineapple Expansion

May 15th World Agriculture Day in Costa Rica Hundreds gather in San José against Pineapple expansion March of the Spheres attracted quite a crowd The main point...

Gender Gaps in STEM Careers Show Promise

STEM careers, or those involving Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics, have traditionally been dominated by men in the past. But due to the efforts...
costa rica pesticides

Pesticides in Coffee Plantation on the Brink of Phase-Out

Nowadays, the country is about to take a stance to a pesticide called Glyphosphate in order to boost the sustainable production of a coffee...
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Diabetes, A Stealthy Killer In Costa Rica

Over 50,000 ticos suffer from this ailment; the CCSS will be stepping up the assistance systems to reduce the high diabetes incidence rate. Two out...
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Small Producers Association Specializing In Organic Agriculture and Sustainable Development

Women have an important role in a producing company like APPTA. This fact, for one, doesn’t affect the participation of men who take part...
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Women Rights in Costa Rica

In 2017, there have been many brave women on strike for their rights International Women’s Day is a celebration taken place every March in Costa...
costa rica erruptions

It’s Getting Hot in Here!

On Wednesday night, Póas volcano registered a new eruption (composed of gas, steam, and particles), which caused a head of water, due to the...

Sacred Sexuality

Sexuality is a reality not one of us can escape. We are born through sexuality and we are born with sexuality. Yet how many...

Support Organic Farming in Costa Rica

"Agrochemical or agrichemical, a contraction of agricultural chemical, is a generic term for the various chemical products used in agriculture. In most cases, agrichemical...
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Nine Key Aspects of Emotional Intelligence

The term “emotional intelligence” caught the public’s eye thanks to Daniel Goleman’s book of the same name published in 1994. We were fascinated by...
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