Strengthening Communities through Women’s Groups in Costa Rica

Women’s groups in Costa Rica are kind of a big deal.

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In rural and urban communities throughout the country, women work together in groups on long-term projects to provide their families with additional income and also have work to do outside of their primary roles as ama de casa.

Projects differ from community to community but generally tend to be textile, food/cooking, or agricultural based.

Here are some examples of women’s group’s projects: Continue reading

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