SOAK UP THE SUN
COSTA RICA: THE STORY OF A PEACEFUL NATION AND THEIR SUCCESSFUL RESPONSE TO THE GLOBAL PANDEMIC
Thursday, September 3 1PM ET
Costa Rica is a truly unique country within Latin America. They are one of the most successful nations in the fight against coronavirus and recently announced their staggered re-opening plans. On this episode, we met with a few locals to learn more about the country, the culture, and the impact of COVID-19.
NOILYN RAMIREZ ARIAS
Noilyn Ramirez Arias is a Costa Rican entrepreneur and environment advocate. She co-founded SOMOS and Turismo Cultural, organizations working with local communities to create sustainable tourism projects.
Keiner Jimenez Alvarado is one of our very own MEJDI team members from Costa Rica, currently living in Jerusalem. He has a wealth of experience working and volunteering for companies like Doctors Without Borders, Biosphere Expeditions and Latin American Sea Turtles (LAST). He will share some of his favorite spots!