Giving Firm Steps with Organic Shoes: The Entrepreneurship of a Cartaginese Woman

Being tired of giving her effort to someone else, Dunia Arroyo decided to start working on her own project. For 17 years she was...

48% of Forests in Central America Are Defended by Indigenous Peoples

Indigenous peoples occupy vast tracts of Central American territory, including more than half of the region's forests and many of its waterways. This, together...

Manatees Are in Danger of Extinction in Costa Rica

The Antillean manatee was declared as a symbol of Costa Rica in terms of fauna since the animal was in danger of extinction. In...

Sun and Earth Connect in an Indigenous Festival in Southern Costa Rica

More than 340 kilometers from the Central Valley, in a corner of Altamira de Biolley (Buenos Aires, Puntarenas), drums and maracas are played, dedicated...

Turrialba Volcano’s Ash Column Exceeded 1,000 Meters High Yesterday

A column of ash -higher than 1,000 meters- was recorded last Friday morning, in the Turrialba Volcano. The eruption was at about 6:45 am...

Cleaning Beaches, Cities, and Rivers Gains Momentum in Costa Rica, Nicaragua, and Panama for...

Each year, the purpose for Costa Ricans to provide greater care to our planet gains more and more strength by the way 2019 began,...

Costa Rica Gets Guinness World Records for Plastics Collection

In the framework of an effort promoted by the ecolones® program, Costa Rica managed to establish a new title of GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS for...

Protecting Costa Rica’s Agriculture through Adequate Phytosanitary Controls

The State Phytosanitary Service (SFE) controls and regulates the commercial exchange of agricultural products in both import and export, the registration, control and regulation...

Get Ready to Enjoy the Awesome “Red Moon” Tomorrow Night!

A total eclipse of the Moon will occur tomorrow night (Jan. 20th, 2019) throughout America, a large part of Europe, and East Africa. It...

The Key to Eat Better and, at the Same Time, Protect the Planet

To feed 10,000 million humans by 2050, in a healthy way and respecting the planet at the same time, experts advocate dividing the consumption...
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