Guadalupe Urbina is 54 years old and lives in southern Costa Rica.
She studied music and has become famous in Costa Rica as a singer-songwriter.
The UN World Tourism Organization likes to cite this Central American country between the Caribbean and the Pacific as a good example of sustainable tourism. Is that justified? DW reporter Lukas Stege investigates.
Twenty countries and two US states have joined the "Powering Past Coal" alliance at the penultimate day of the UN climate summit, promising phase-outs. Conspicuously absent from that list: Germany.
Traveling at 26 kilometers per hour (16 miles per hour), Hurricane Otto has claimed several lives, injured dozens and damaged property in the Central American country. Three days of national mourning have been announced.
A 7.3-magnitude earthquake struck the mountainous border region between the two countries late on Sunday. More than 400 people have been killed, mostly in Iran.
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