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Nicaraguans in San Jose walk together for safety and survive on ¢300 colones daily

What's it like to be a Nicaraguan migrant in Costa Rica today? Contrary to the social media posts and comments that they come here to 'pillage', the sad reality is that most live on a few colones a day and without a roof over...

Nicaraguans React After The Xenophobic March On Saturday (Video)

Nicaraguans living in  Costa Rica react after the xenophobic march and the temporary closure by the authorities of the La Merced park in downtown San José.  Costa Ricans explain why they carried out a march against Nicaraguans who are arriving to Costa Rica. 

La Merced Park closed indefinitely after xenophobic demonstrations

Security Minister Michael Soto announced Saturday night that the La Merced park, in downtown San Jose, will remain closed and under guard by the police for an indefinite period, after the xenophobic demonstrations that took place today. On Saturday, 44 people were arrested, 38 of...