Naranjo (Costa Rica)

Type: City
Name: Naranjo (Costa Rica)
Country: Costa Rica
Latitude: 10.1
Longitude: -84.389999
population: 11,856
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

Costa Rica – Central America’s hidden gem

For anyone seeking the perfect adventure vacation getaway whether by yourself, with friends or family members, might want to take a look at the enchanting tiny nation of Costa Rica . With its gold colored sand beaches, active volcanoes, abundant rain ... [Published Examiner.com - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Mar 30 2014 - Updated Mar 30 2014 - 1 reports

Costa Rica: Lessons Learned from the Earthquake in Nicoya, Costa Rica - 5 September 2012

Source: Pan American Health OrganizationCountry: Costa Rica Analyzing life experiences, consolidating the main lessons learned and those still not learned and improving some aspects of the response to emergencies and disasters. These are the main objectives ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Mar 30 2014]

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"The fact that the earthquake did not cause fatalities provided an opportunity to review—without the pressure of having to deal with the loss of human lives—the response at country level, the interagency coordination and to answer many questions that arise after an event of this type. For example, what would the situation and response had been to more damage, a higher number of injuries of varying severity and the impact on public health?" said Isabel Lopez, a PAHO/WHO Communications Advisor and author of the publication
"We could not have chosen another country because of the advanced banking system and because the average of customers with high purchasing power in Latin America is 9.2 percent, but in Costa Rica it is 13 percent" Pascual said

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