Monday Jul 7
Route of Proposed Nicaraguan Canal Unveiled
Nicaragua's government and Hong Kong-based HKND Group on Monday unveiled the route of a proposed $40 billion inter-ocean canal to compete with the Panama Canal that Sandinista officials hope will lift the Central American country out of poverty.
The Miami Herald
A lobster tale from the Mosquito Coast
What do the fishermen in Central America do when the fish run out? For some fishermen along Nicaragua's Mosquito Coast, it's time to look for windfall cocaine, known as white lobster locally.
UNICEF Ambassador Angie Harmon Visits Nicaragua
During her trip Harmon witnessed UNICEF programs to protect children from violence, exploitation and abuse and spoke with adolescent girls and boys about their experiences.