The law is a result of a decade long struggle waged by the left and progressive movements in the country.
The health care professionals are protesting against a tax reform approved last year in December, which seeks to privatize public health care services in the country
Peoples Dispatch takes a look at the protests related to the Unnao rape case, the deportation of Syrian refugees from Turkey and the protests against labor reform bills in Costa Rica
The teachers and workers from across sectors are mobilizing against bills that threaten the right to strike, freedom of association and the survival of trade unions.
Costa Rican students and teachers are protesting against a series of regressive reforms in the education sector promoted by the government of President Carlos Alvarado.
Sergio Rojas was fighting for the recovery of indigenous ancestral lands across Costa Rica