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Pandemic causes hunger among Nicaraguan refugees in Costa Rica

The agency estimates that 63 percent of Nicaraguan refugees living in Costa Rica can only eat twice a day.

Pandemic ‘an opportunity’ for Latin America, regional director of UNDP says

COVID-19 has already infected 6.7 million people with 260,000 deaths in the region.

What we can learn from Costa Rica’s embrace of migrants

Aided by a Costa Rican government that has pursued a humane approach to the crisis, a number of the Nicaraguan arrivals have turned their difficult circumstances into a grassroots movement of sorts.

Pandemic ‘showing no signs of slowing down’ in the Americas, PAHO says

As of July 20 there were 311,000 deaths in the Americas and that last week the region reached the level of 900,000 new cases with 22,000 deaths, mostly in Brazil, Mexico and the United States.

Fired for criticizing government’s response to pandemic, Nicaraguan doctors remain on the front line

Doctors who were fired from the public health system after complaining about the lack of protective equipment in hospitals and asking that the government of President Daniel Ortega enact measures against the pandemic.

Nicaraguan migration and COVID-19, explained

As the coronavirus pandemic spotlights Nicaraguan labor in Costa Rica, it’s important to understand some context about how we got here.

Nicaragua doctors fired for criticizing government over COVID-19

In contrast to restrictions in other Latin American countries, Nicaragua has been criticized for an almost complete absence of measures to contain the virus. 

Nicaraguan doctors criticize government secrecy about pandemic

Nicaraguan medical associations called the population into voluntary quarantine, but compliance has been difficult for much of the population.

Panama returns to strict quarantine after spike in coronavirus cases

Panama has 386 deaths and more than 16,000 infected by the new coronavirus, the worst such figures in Central America.

Panamanians protest over lifting of quarantine

Panama is the Central American country worst-hit by the coronavirus with 13,000 infections and nearly 350 deaths

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