18 facts of the Costa Rica Southwest that will impress your friends – by Emilio Hernández Chavarría

18 Facts about the Costa Rica Southwest that will impress anyone actually! The Costa Rica Southwest is rich, green and super diverse, chances to see wildlife are so high it is almost impossible not to see it, and the wilderness sensation embraces all visitors, never mind the age. Last December my family and I went on vacation…

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Cash for biodiversity in Costa Rica

Costa Rica is a frontrunner when it comes to nature conservation but finding the cash to keep its status isn’t easy. Conservationists, lawmakers and NGOs are searching for solutions. Project goal: Securing financing to continue protecting Costa Rica’s biodiversity Project partner: The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), supported by the International Climate Initiative (IKI) Project…