Today, on the first-ever official visit of any European Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development (ICD) to Costa Rica, the current Commissioner Neven Mimica confirms the EU’s commitment to support the country’s sustainable development and economic growth.
Mimica will meet President Luis Guillermo Solís to discuss a variety of issues, such as governance, innovation and science, as well as Costa Rica’s role in the regional program on economic integration, security, and climate change. Commissioner Mimica will present the EU’s new approach to development cooperation, laid out in the European Consensus on Development.
From the ICD website
On its website, the ICD says “Costa Rica is considered a development success story in many respects. Being now an upper/middle-income country, it has experienced steady economic growth over the last 25