Does Costa Rica Need a Democratic Adjustment?

September is the month when Costa Rica celebrates its independence, but is also the month of International Independence Day. International Independence Day is an...

Doña Carmen Granados: The National Soul of Costa Rica

Carmen Granados, born in La Merced, San Jose, Costa Rica on April 26, 1915. Daughter of Don Manuel Granados and Doña María Cristina Soto...
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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...

AN ARMY THAT FIGHTS A DEADLY FOE – HUNGER

India now has its own Robin Hood Army (RHA).  Every night this band of volunteers, dressed in green just like their namesake, go out...

Puerto Limon Celebrates Columbus Day

Last Sunday, September 25th, the streets of Puerto Limon were the setting of a colorful celebration: Conmemoración de la Llegada de Cristóbal Colón -...

Costa Rica Celebrates Black And Afro-Costa Rican Culture Day On August 31st

This Friday, August 31, Costa Rica will celebrate Black and Afro-Costa Rican Culture Day, a tradition that seeks to exalt the contributions and cultural...
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Costa Rica Approved Law Against Animal Abuse

President of Costa Rica Solis has signed a law against animal abusers in a public event. The law aims to punish people who tease...

Death pension benefits extended to gay couples

The death pension benefit for gay couples will be extended to five pension regimens under the national budget, announced the Ministry of Labor (MTSS).It...

Festivities in San Ramon, Alajuela Continue Until Sept 7

The city of San Ramon invites you become part of their family with traditional music, food, and dancing! Did you know that Festejos Patronales in...

Costa Rica Will Hold the International Book Fair 2018

The International Book Fair of Costa Rica 2018 (FILCR18) will be held from August 24th to September 2nd, in the Vieja Aduana complex. This...
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