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First Costa Rican project approved

First Costa Rican project approved

Today, the Technical Panel of the Global Conservation Standard approved the first project on Costa Rican territory. At the same time, the GCS signed a partnership agreement with the proponent in the Central American country often cited as the “Central American Switzerland”. The project site is the Central Volcanic Mountain Range north of Costa Rica’s… Read more

Workshop in San José welcomes GCS

Workshop in San José welcomes GCS

The Global Conservation Standard offers new opportunities for protected areas in Costa Rica. This is the result of a one-day expert workshop in San José. The German development agency GIZ had invited 30 stakeholders from government, NGOs and the private sector to discuss matters related to nature conservation and development. The experts concluded that the… Read more