16 September 2013
It seems that Costa Rica will get a chance to prove if the domestic carbon credit program that has just been implemented is legitimate or not right away.
We all have our doubts that the Costa Rican government can actually use the fund from this program in a battle to offset carbon emissions or if it will end up like most government programs as a complete failure putting money in the back pockets of Costa Rican government officials.
One of the last times a huge investment was placed in the hands of the Costa Rican government was the border trail between Nicaragua and Costa Rica. The entire project was a huge failure and left the public asking, where did the money go?
Read more from the Costa Rica Times here.