Costa Rica Coffee Guide
Former Miss Costa Rica files second sexual abuse claim against Óscar Arias
#MeToo
5776 views
#MeToo
5776 views

Former Miss Costa Rica files second sexual abuse claim against Óscar Arias

Tico Times and AFP - February 8, 2019

A second woman filed a criminal complaint for sexual abuse against former Costa Rican president and Nobel Peace laureate Óscar Arias, local press said on Friday. Costa…

Former Tico Times publisher recalls Daly’s account of Arias misconduct
#MeToo
4822 views
#MeToo
4822 views

Former Tico Times publisher recalls Daly’s account of Arias misconduct

Alejandro Zúñiga - February 8, 2019

Emma Daly was a reporter with The Tico Times in 1990 when she alleges Óscar Arias, then serving his first term as Costa Rica’s president, groped her.…

‘He was always respectful until he wasn’t’: Woman accuses Oscar Arias of workplace harassment
#MeToo
12223 views
#MeToo
12223 views

‘He was always respectful until he wasn’t’: Woman accuses Oscar Arias of workplace harassment

Alejandro Zúñiga and Alexander Villegas - February 6, 2019

In an interview with The Tico Times, another woman accused former Costa Rican president and Nobel Laureate Óscar Arias Sánchez of sexual harassment. The accuser, Marta Araya…

Two more women accuse Óscar Arias of sexual misconduct, per reports
#MeToo
6126 views
#MeToo
6126 views

Two more women accuse Óscar Arias of sexual misconduct, per reports

Alejandro Zúñiga - February 6, 2019

The following story contains graphic details of an alleged sexual assault.  Following Tuesday's reports that former Costa Rican president Óscar Arias had allegedly sexually assaulted an activist…

What’s going on at Crucitas?
Costa Rica
6065 views
Costa Rica
6065 views

What’s going on at Crucitas?

Alejandro Zúñiga - February 6, 2019

Óscar Arias, Costa Rica's former two-term president and a Nobel Peace Prize winner, was accused Monday of sexual assault. But the internationally recognized politician has also been…

Who is Óscar Arias?
#MeToo
4005 views
#MeToo
4005 views

Who is Óscar Arias?

Alejandro Zúñiga - February 5, 2019

On Tuesday morning, both Semanario Universidad and The New York Times reported that Óscar Arias Sánchez has been accused of sexual assault. The accuser said Arias kissed, touched and penetrated her…

Óscar Arias, Costa Rica’s former president and a Nobel Prize winner, accused of sexual assault, per reports
#MeToo
5446 views
#MeToo
5446 views

Óscar Arias, Costa Rica’s former president and a Nobel Prize winner, accused of sexual assault, per reports

Alejandro Zúñiga - February 5, 2019

The following story contains graphic details of an alleged sexual assault. It was last updated at 11:40 CST.  Óscar Arias, the former president of Costa Rica and…

Former President Oscar Arias faces criminal charge over Crucitas case
Crucitas
4004 views
Crucitas
4004 views

Former President Oscar Arias faces criminal charge over Crucitas case

AFP and Tico Times - August 23, 2018

Chief Prosecutor Emilia Navas has presented criminal charges against former President and Nobel Peace prize winner Oscar Arias for breach of duty. The charge stems from a…

Nicaraguan student leaders meet with former President Oscar Arias
19th of April Student Movement
3328 views
19th of April Student Movement
3328 views

Nicaraguan student leaders meet with former President Oscar Arias

The Tico Times - July 27, 2018

Four student leaders from the 19th of April Student Movement in Nicaragua met with former President and Nobel Peace Prize laureate Oscar Arias on Tuesday. The students,…

Landmark Arms Trade Treaty spearheaded by Costa Rica’s ex-President Óscar Arias goes into effect
Business
2906 views
Business
2906 views

Landmark Arms Trade Treaty spearheaded by Costa Rica’s ex-President Óscar Arias goes into effect

The Tico Times - December 22, 2014

The United Nations Arms Trade Treaty goes into effect this Thursday, on Christmas Eve. The treaty covers tanks, armored combat vehicles, large-caliber artillery, combat aircraft, attack helicopters,…