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    Daniel Chávez en Cátedra Rodrigo Carazo

    03 ဧပြီလ 2013
    In the media

    En el marco de la Cátedra Rodrigo Carazo Odio, el Dr. Daniel Chávez, investigador del Transnational Institute de Ámsterdam (TNI) planteó algunas alternativas ante la conformación de monopolios, el aumento de tarifas y la exclusión social que ha provocado la privatización de los servicios públicos en algunos países de América Latina.

  2. The Costa Rican Electricity Institute (ICE): An exceptional public enterprise in an atypical social democracy

    11 ဇူလိုင်လ 2013
    Article

    Despite immense pressure by corporations that have sought to undermine it, Costa Rica's public energy and telecommunications company stands out as a model in terms of its coverage, efficiency, social inclusion and environmental sustainability.

  3. Una empresa pública excepcional en una socialdemocracia en crisis

    Alberto Cortés Ramos
    15 နိုဝင်ဘာလ 2013
    Article

    El Instituto Costarricense de Electricidad, empresa responsable de la provisión de servicios de energía y telecomunicaciones, ha ocupado históricamente un lugar especial en la configuración de la identidad nacional.

  4. Marijuana activists push legalization of medical cannabis in Costa Rica

    Robert Isenberg
    25 ဖေဖေါ်ဝါရီလ 2015
    In the media

    When you hear the phrase “cannabis advocate,” you might picture someone with wild hair and a Bob Marley T-shirt. But Gerald Murray is nothing like that. At a news conference on Tuesday morning, he was smartly groomed and wore a blazer.

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    Costa Rica powered 100% by Renewables

    Sophie Vorrath
    19 မတ်လ 2015
    In the media

    The Latin American country of Costa Rica has achieved the milestone of generating 100 per cent of its energy from renewable resources, with a combination of hydropower and geothermal for 75 days in a row, the the state-owned Costa Rican Electricity Institute (ICE) said.

  6. Reforma de la ley de drogas en América Central

    06 ဇွန်လ 2015
    Article
  7. Drug Law reform in Central America

    19 ဇွန်လ 2015
    Article

    The Central American region connecting North and South America has traditionally been an area with intensive trafficking routes, of drugs, weapons and people.  Drugs trafficking routes over land and sea have existed for decades, transporting mainly cocaine from the Andean region to the United States and Mexico.  

  8. mark-golding

    Summary of Drugs & Democracy Activities, April - June 2015

    15 ဇူလိုင်လ 2015
    Article

    Drug law reform continues developing in the right direction in several Latin American and Caribbean countries. In Jamaica, for example, a law legalizing the cultivation and consumption of ganja for medicinal, religious and research purposes came into force, as well as the decriminalisation of possession for personal use.  Jamaica also spoke out at the UN Thematic Debate in New York. On May 7th, the minister addressed the UN High Level Thematic Debate on international drug policy, highlighting Jamaica’s perspectives on drug control policies and participating in a debate that encourages open and inclusive discussions. Amongst the outcomes Jamaica would like to see from UNGASS is “the establishment of an Expert Advisory Group to review the UN drug policy control architecture, its system-wide coherence, its treaty inconsistencies and its legal tension with cannabis regulations.”

  9. Costa Rica’s Banco Popular

    Costa Rica’s Banco Popular shows how banks can be democratic, green – and financially sustainable

    Thomas Marois
    14 စက်တင်ဘာလ 2017
    Article

    A decade on from the 2007-08 global financial crisis, the majority of private banks have changed very little. Most remain solely concerned with maximising their returns, while sustainable or social goals remain subservient to this. For conventional economists, anything else remains an impossible or distant dream.

  10. Costa Rica’s Banco Popular

    El Banco Popular de Costa Rica: un ejemplo de banco democrático, verde y sostenible

    Thomas Marois
    09 အောက်တိုဘာလ 2017
    Article

    Aunque han pasado ya diez años desde que estalló la crisis financiera mundial de 2007-2008, la mayoría de los bancos privados han cambiado muy poco y siguen centrándose, fundamentalmente, en maximizar la rentabilidad, mientras que los objetivos en materia social y de sostenibilidad son secundarios. Para los economistas convencionales, cualquier otro enfoque sigue siendo un sueño imposible o lejano.