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Women Team Up To Build A Climate-Safe Future

Women Team Up To Build A Climate-Safe Future

When former U.N. climate chief Christiana Figueres spent 20 days on a boat with 80 female scientists in Antarctica in January, she observed more than icebergs, whales and penguins. She also saw how easily those women gravitated towards a shared purpose of saving the planet. “It wasn’t about, ‘How do I improve my career, how […]

Costa Rica Hit With First Measles Case In 5 Years Due To Unvaccinated Tourist

Costa Rica Hit With First Measles Case In 5 Years Due To Unvaccinated Tourist

An unvaccinated French boy vacationing with his parents is believed to have brought measles to Costa Rica, which had been free of the disease since 2014. The 5-year-old and his parents, who were not identified, arrived in Costa Rica on Feb. 18, according to a statement from the country’s Ministry of Health. The child’s mother, […]

4 Women Accuse Former Costa Rican President Óscar Arias Sánchez Of Sexual Misconduct

4 Women Accuse Former Costa Rican President Óscar Arias Sánchez Of Sexual Misconduct

Following initial reports of two women’s accusations of sexual misconduct against Costa Rican President Óscar Arias Sánchez, at least two more women have leveled allegations of sexual assault and inappropriate, nonconsensual touching against the statesman. Eleonora Antillón, a former talk show host, told The New York Times and local daily La Nación on Tuesday that Arias sexually assaulted […]