Costa Rica reduced the poverty rate in recent years, although eonomic growth primarily benefited the privileged. The country faces increasing levels of crime linked to drug trafficking, one of the main challenges to continue on creating opportunities for all.
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April 20, 2015 — Latin America and the Caribbean have led the developing world in shared prosperity achievements in the last decade, and have seen impressive poverty reduction successes, driven by growth, labor incomes and effective safety net programs.Read More »
February 21, 2015 — In Latin America and the Caribbean, between 8% and 30% of agricultural production is managed by women, a centuries-old reality that has only been recognized in the last few years.Read More »