BBC: Covid vaccine to be mandatory for children in Costa Rica

BBC: Covid vaccine to be mandatory for children in Costa Rica. “Costa Rica has become the first country in the world to make Covid-19 vaccinations mandatory for children. The jab will join the extensive list of basic childhood vaccinations already required by law, health officials said. The country signed a deal with Pfizer to acquire doses to start vaccinating all under-12s from March 2022.”

Telesur: Costa Rica Shows Pre-Columbian Artifacts Returned by Venezuela

Telesur: Costa Rica Shows Pre-Columbian Artifacts Returned by Venezuela. “”This repatriation case of a Costa Rican archeological archive represents a legal milestone in the fight against illicit trafficking of cultural assets in Latin America,” says the National Museum. The National Museum of Costa Rica (MNCR) is exhibiting 196 recovered pre-Columbian artifacts after they were decommissioned in Venezuela between 2010 and 2014 and brought back to the Central American country by sea.”

Costa Rica Star: Costa Rica launched site for the Accounting of its Natural Resources

The Costa Rica Star: Costa Rica launched site for the Accounting of its Natural Resources. “The Ministry of Environment of Costa Rica released a new website that provides information regarding the country’s natural resources. The website … where CRN (Spanish acronym) stands for Accounting of the Natural Resources, is a tool that allows the country to determine if its economic growth is sustainable; in other words, it provides details on the capacity of the country to generate economic growth without a depreciation of the natural assets (air, water, forests, among others).” The site is in Spanish but Google Translate had no problem with it.