“My Experience at Fundación Mujer: Looking for Women and Refugees’ Financial Stability”

ICADSCosta Rica, Culture, Internship, Latin America, Study Abroad

This semester, our Internship Program students had something in common: they all wanted to learn about the challenges women face in Central America. Rebecca Ritter, an English and Spanish student at Saint Mary’s College of Maryland, was one of them. She wanted to learn about microfinances and its impact on women entrepreneurship, so advisors at ICADS suggested that she intern … Read More

Economía ecológica y medición de la sostenibilidad

ICADSCosta Rica, Environment, Latin America

Carolina Arias Núñez El Tercer Congreso de la Sociedad Mesoamericana de Economía Ecológica (Cosmee) se llevará a cabo del 14 al 19 de noviembre del 2016, en la Universidad de Puerto Rico, Mayagüez. Hace casi dos años, justamente en marzo, tuve la oportunidad de asistir, como periodista, al Segundo Cosmee, realizado en la sede universitaria Rodrigo Facio de la Universidad … Read More

Ecological Economies and Measuring Sustainability

ICADSCosta Rica, Environment, Latin America

By Carolina Arias Núñez The Third Congress of the Mesoamerican Society of Ecological Economy (Cosmee) will take place from the 14th of the 19th of November 2016, at the University of Puerto Rico, Mayagüez. Two years ago, in March, I had the opportunity to attend, as a journalist, the Second Cosmee, at the Rodrigo Facio Campus of the University of … Read More