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Volunteerism & ICTs: Costa Rica

Flag: Costa Rica

Costa Rica at a Glance

ReligionsRoman Catholic 95%
Ethnicitywhite (including mestizo) 96%, black 2%, Indian 1%, Chinese 1%
Population4,133,884 (July 2007 est.)
CapitalSan José, 315,909
CurrencyCosta Rican Colon (CRC)
Phone Codes00-506


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Get Involved with ICVolunteers' Projects in Costa Rica

ICVolunteers-Switzerland is the Swiss branch of ICVolunteers. Historically, the Swiss office is the cradle of the whole organization. ICVolunteers has local presence in a growing number of countries, including Costa Rica.

We invite you to look over what we are doing in the area.

ICVolunteers Projects in Costa Rica:

2nd Geneva Health Forum
2008-01-10 22:26:54
It is my aspiration that health will finally be seen not as a blessing to be wished for, but as a human right to be fought for.
"Speak to me, speak here!": Linguistic support for helping integration of migrants in Barcelona
2007-04-06 02:32:59
Like some of its neighbours in the South-West of Europe, Spain evolved from being a country of emigration to a country of immigration at the end of the Nineties.
Rescue Campaign for Birds threatened by Oil Disaster
2006-02-08 18:02:08
The Prestige, an oil tanker, sank after splitting in two in heavy weather about 200 kilometers (130 miles) northwest of the Spanish coast in November 2002.

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