Nicaragua Daily update ⋅ February 20, 2018
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Geographical Divisions of Colonial Nicaragua: Impacts on Development in the Indigenous Territories International Policy Digest
The eastern coast of Nicaragua is divided into two autonomous regions, the North Caribbean Coast Autonomous Region (RACCN) and South Caribbean Coast Autonomous Region (RACCS). Together, they serve as sovereign territory for Nicaragua's indigenous populations, including the Miskitu, ...


Prison sentence for abortion in El Salvador draws attention to Central American laws The Tico Times
During the past two decades, El Salvador, Nicaragua and Honduras prohibited therapeutic abortion – abortion carried out out of medical necessity – thus denying hundreds of women access to safe medical services when they experience medical crises during pregnancy. A judge commuted the rest of ...


How would local baseball players do against international competition? Here's how one pastor ... Hamilton Journal News
“I have a strong heart for missions, my faith and the game of baseball,” Moak said. “Each day our team will go to a new local stadium to take on an organized Nicaraguan baseball team. We'll take part in drills, training, teaching and then square off against each other in a full seven- or nine-inning game.”.


Palestinian and Nicaraguan farmers to visit Thornbury for Fairtrade Fortnight Gazette Series
Schools visits are also taking place during the fortnight, with the Zaytoun Palestinian farmer and a coffee farmer from Nicaragua visiting Crossways Junior and the Castle School. To learn more about Fairtrade generally and Fairtrade Fortnight in particular, visit the Fairtrade Foundation web-site at ...


World Coffee Research Expands Coffee Varieties Catalog to Include Africa, New Research Daily Coffee News
The nonprofit World Coffee Research has expanded its groundbreaking Arabica Coffee Varieties catalog, adding varieties from six African countries, an expanded introduction, and new findings in genetic and historical research. Supported by funding from USAID and UTZ/Rainforest Alliance, the ...


Daigo Higa, Ken Shiro Title Bouts Added To Murata-Blandamura BoxingScene.com
Japanese world champions Ryota Murata, Daigo Higa and Ken Shiro, will defend their world titles against challengers Emanuele Blandamura of Italy, Cristofer Rosales of Nicaragua and Ganigan Lopez of Mexico, in a card that will be organized on April 15 at the Arena Yokohama, in Yokohama, Japan.


Serbia as one example of US meddling in foreign elections B92
"Millions of pamphlets, posters and stickers printed to defeat an incumbent in Serbia," along with "bags of cash delivered to a Rome hotel for favored Italian candidates" and "scandalous stories leaked to foreign newspapers to swing an election in Nicaragua" - this is "just a small sample of the US' history ...


B2Gold Corp. (BTO) EPS Estimated At $0.03; Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) Shorts Raised By ... San Times
B2Gold Corp., together with its subsidiaries, engages in the exploration and development of mineral properties in Nicaragua, the Philippines, Namibia, Mali, Colombia, Burkina Faso, and Finland. The company has market cap of $3.59 billion. It primarily explores for gold, silver, and copper deposits.