Trade and Development Strategies

Year Strategy name Sector
2011 Plan Nacional de Ciencia, Tecnologia e Innovacion 2011-2014

The plan provides an overview of the current situation of science and... The plan provides an overview of the current situation of science and technology in Costa Rica and it outlines the reasons for investing in innnovation and human capital development. Hence, it identifies priority areas and it provides for precise strategies, objectives and plans of action.

2011 Programa Nacional de Biocombustibles (Executive Summary)

The program outlines a strategy for the development of biofuels in Costa... The program outlines a strategy for the development of biofuels in Costa Rica, in order to face climate change, ensure fuel supply to the country and reactivate local agriculture.

Higuerilla Higuerilla

2010 Plan Nacional de Desarrollo 2011-2014

The National Development Plan provides an overview of the current economic, social... The National Development Plan provides an overview of the current economic, social and cultural situation in Costa Rica, and it identifies its vision of Costa Rica in 2014. Hence, it focuses on four main axis, namely: 1) social wellbeing and family; 2) public safety and social peace; 3) environment and local governance; 4) competitiveness and innovation. Moreover, it focuses on the achievement of the MDGs and on public investments.

2010 Programa Nacional de Biocombustibles (Executive Summary)

The program outlines a strategy for the development of biofuels in Costa... The program outlines a strategy for the development of biofuels in Costa Rica, in order to face climate change, ensure fuel supply to the country and reactivate local agriculture.

Tempate Tempate

2009 Programa Nacional de Biocombustibles (Executive Summary)

The program outlines a strategy for the development of biofuels in Costa... The program outlines a strategy for the development of biofuels in Costa Rica, in order to face climate change, ensure fuel supply to the country and reactivate local agriculture.

Sugar Cane Sugar Cane

2008 Plan Nacional de Alimentos

The National Food Plan is inspired to the principles of solidarity and... The National Food Plan is inspired to the principles of solidarity and integrality, and it aims achieving three main objectives: 1) ensuring the national supply of basic food products; 2) guarantee access to food for the most vulnerable groups, thus improving their food and nutritional security; 3) avoid rising levels of poverty as a conseguence of increasing levels of basic food prices.

Beans, Rice, White Corn Beans, Rice, White Corn

2008 Programa Nacional de Biocombustibles (Executive Summary)

The program outlines a strategy for the development of biofuels in Costa... The program outlines a strategy for the development of biofuels in Costa Rica, in order to face climate change, ensure fuel supply to the country and reactivate local agriculture.

Palm Oil Palm Oil

2007 UNDAF Costa Rica 2008-2012

The UNDAF is alligned with the Millennium Development Goals and the National... The UNDAF is alligned with the Millennium Development Goals and the National Development Plan 2006-2010 and it focuses on five main areas of cooperation: 1) Inclusive, sustainable and equitable development; 2) public policy; 3) citizens' participation; 4) environment and sustainability; 5) socio-cultural practices.