Family Planning for forests and people – the success story of Costa Rica

| June 22, 2019 | Leave a Comment

Pixaby 

Item Link: Access the Resource

Media Type: Article - Recent

Publication Info: The Overpopulation Project

Date of Publication: May 23, 2019

Author(s): Patrícia Dérer

Categories: , ,

Costa Rica is a country of exceptionally rich and well-protected biodiversity. It is a solid democracy where people live long, relatively healthy and happy lives while leaving a small ecological footprint. Together with its good and improving environmental performance and overall well-being, the country is characterized by a below replacement fertility level, the lowest in Central America, and by decreasing population growth. This makes Costa Rica a perfect country for the TOP success story series.

Read the complete article here.

 

Email this to someoneTweet about this on TwitterShare on FacebookShare on LinkedIn
The views and opinions expressed through the MAHB Website are those of the contributing authors and do not necessarily reflect an official position of the MAHB. The MAHB aims to share a range of perspectives and welcomes the discussions that they prompt.