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U.S. Embassy Refurbishes Park in Puntarenas 

The Montes de Oro, Puntarenas, neighborhood has a new park thanks to a U.S. Embassy donation.  The U.S. Embassy Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs (INL) donated a new playground and recreation area, which included a swing set, climbing equipment, benches, and picnic tables. The donation provided significant grounds work.   The donation is ... Read More»

United States Supports Altos de Cajon School

The U.S. Southern Command Human Assistance Program, through the U.S. Embassy Office of Defense Representative, donated USD $16,000 in supplies to the Altos de Cajon School in Grecia. New resources include 60 desks, an interactive screen that will connect students with digital technology and innovation, and Books to improve reading comprehension and oral expression. This ... Read More»

U.S. Embassy Program Prepares Limonense High School Students for College

The U.S. Embassy announced the new program College Horizon Outreach Program (CHOP) developed jointly with the Foundation for Sustainability and Equity (Aliarse) for 20 students from the Limón Mario Bourne High School and 20 students from the Shiroles Indigenous High School. “This program is a promise of hope, a symbol of dedication, and a commitment ... Read More»

Deputy Secretary Verma Travels to Atlanta, Costa Rica, and Brazil

MEDIA NOTE OFFICE OF THE SPOKESPERSON DECEMBER 8, 2023   Deputy Secretary of State for Management and Resources Richard R. Verma will travel to Atlanta, Georgia, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, and San Jose, Costa Rica December 11-14.  In Atlanta, he will underscore U.S. anti-corruption priorities at the U.S.-hosted tenth session of the Conference of the ... Read More»

Grecia School Receives Donation from the United States

The U.S. Embassy Office of Defense Representative Humanitarian Assistance Program delivered 130 desks and chairs to students from the Francisco Alfaro Rojas School in La Arena, Grecia. The school also received a paper shredder and kitchen appliances, including a grease extractor, integrated kitchen equipment with griddle, electric self-service station, food shelf, two-door vertical refrigeration chamber, ... Read More»