Desamparados mayor confirms construction in protected area despite cease-and-desist orders
Environment
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Desamparados mayor confirms construction in protected area despite cease-and-desist orders

L. Arias - September 9, 2014

Municipal officials in the southern San José canton of Desamparados on Monday confirmed that property owners in a protected area known as Mt. Tablazo are continuing construction in spite of cease…

How Solís’ administration plans to turn one of Costa Rica’s biggest slums into a park
Environment and Wildlife
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Environment and Wildlife
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How Solís’ administration plans to turn one of Costa Rica’s biggest slums into a park

L. Arias - September 4, 2014

The negotiation skills of Luis Guillermo Solís' administration were tested this week by protests on Tuesday in which hundreds of residents from several Costa Rican communities blocked…

Housing group plans large protest in early September
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Newsletter
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Housing group plans large protest in early September

L. Arias - August 18, 2014

The National Housing Forum, which groups 53 citizen organizations across the country, announced a national protest slated for Sept. 2 due to “the government’s lack of action” on promises to provide housing…