Nicaragua Daily update ⋅ February 2, 2018
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Why Is Nicaragua's Homicide Rate So Far Below That of Its Central American Neighbors? The Nation.
I came to Nicaragua and cried for El Salvador. That was the surprising thought gripping me as I stood, holding back tears, on a nameless dirt road in barrio Augusto César Sandino in the capital of Managua. There was no car traffic on that warm December night, and a couple of families, all wearing shorts ...


UN court: Nicaragua must pay Costa Rica environmental costs WJHL
THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) - The International Court of Justice has ordered Nicaragua to compensate Costa Rica for damage Nicaragua caused with unlawful construction work near the mouth of the San Juan River, in the court's first foray into assessing costs for environmental damage. Friday's ...

Top UN court orders Nicaragua to compensate Costa Rica for environmental damage - Deutsche Welle
Hague: Nicaragua Must Pay Costa Rica for Environmental Damage - teleSUR tv HTTPS (press release) (blog)
UN court says Nicaragua must pay Costa Rica $380000 - Citizen
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Service trip to Nicaragua brings English education to local children Etownian
What did Elizabethtown College students and faculty and staff do over winter break? A group of 11 people went on a service trip to Nicaragua through the Center for Community and Civic Engagement (CCCE). The trip ran from Friday, Jan. 5 to Saturday, Jan.13. CCCE Program Coordinator Sharon ...


Letter to the Editor: 'Brigade' trip to Nicaragua humbles, amazes participants The Bucknellian
Since 1999, when a group of volunteers spent their spring break providing emergency relief efforts following the devastation of Hurricane Mitch, the University has been involved in a unique partnership with a resettlement community outside the capital city of Managua, Nicaragua. Participants in this ...


COA's first Study Abroad trip: Experiencing Nicaragua The Outer Banks Voice
28, nine COA students traveled to Nicaragua along with four chaperons and one community member. The purpose was to expose students to community service learning while exploring a new culture. “This was truly an inspirational experience. I went wanting to change lives and ended up changing my ...


CPI: Nicaragua debe pagar costos ambientales a Costa Rica Houston Chronicle
LA HAYA, Holanda (AP) — La Corte Penal Internacional decretó el viernes que Nicaragua debe indemnizar a Costa Rica por los daños que causó con trabajos de construcción ilegales cerca de la desembocadura del Río San Juan. Fue el primer fallo de la corte sobre costos de daños ambientales.


Iberia launces new flights to Managua, Nicaragua Breaking Travel News
Iberia will launch a new route from London to Managua, Nicaragua, via Madrid in October, with three return flights per week. The new Iberia flight will be the sole direct link between Europe and Nicaragua, which is becoming a popular adventure and cultural tourist destination, offering great beaches for ...


Iberia Brings Nicaragua Closer to the UK Aviation Tribune
Iberia will launch a new route from London to Managua via Madrid in October, with three return flights per week. The new flight will be the sole direct link between Europe and Nicaragua, which is becoming a popular adventure and cultural tourist destination. On the route, Iberia will use its newest aircraft, ...


Claribel Alegría, Central American poet who wrote of personal and political anguish, dies at 93 Frederick News Post
Claribel Alegría was the daughter of a Nicaraguan rebel, a firebrand physician who was nearly killed by U.S. Marines for his opposition to his country's puppet government. She inherited a legacy of defiance, becoming a leading poet of suffering and anguish - a walking "cemetery," as she sometimes ...


Calibre Mining Drilling Expands two Gold-Silver Discoveries intersecting 7.45 metres grading 9.73 ... Investing News Network
Calibre Mining (TSX-V:CXB) (the “Company” or “Calibre”) is pleased to report final drilling results for the Q4 2017 diamond drilling program on the Eastern Borosi Gold Project, Nicaragua (the “Project”). Exploration and drilling on the Project is being funded by Calibre's JV partner IAMGOLD Corporation ...