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The rain came a month late to Mesa Sur this year, and never arrived with the vigor farmers there rely on because of climate change and El Niño. They’re already planning for October, when they will prepare for their next journey to Costa Rica.
The people of Mesa Sur are preparing for their next journey to Costa Rica. Every year, most adult men and many women immigrate for three to five months to work on coffee farms and in other jobs in Costa Rica, where they can earn an average of $60 to $100 per week — more than three times what they can earn at home. This trip is even more necessary in years like this one, when extreme drought has meant smaller harvests. Read more: ... See MoreSee Less
Harsh Climate, Lack of Resources Propels Yearly Southern Migration Leave a reply The rain came a month late to Mesa Sur this year, and never arrived with the vigor farmers there rely on because of climate change and El Niño. Still, they’re hard at work as day laborers and on their own land to make e…
At least four miners are still trapped after a mine collapse in the north of Nicaragua. We are thankful for the 22 miners who have escaped and been rescued, and we'll continue to pray that rescue efforts will free the rest. ... See MoreSee Less