Envío Digital
Central American University - UCA  
  Number 124 | Noviembre 1991



US Aid: Not Even a Cheap Lunch
Two interlinked events in September demonstrated in no uncertain terms the political price the Chamorro government has had to pay for US assistance in launching its neoliberal economic plan—a model the... continuar...


Just the Facts A Poor Country, Part II*
There are five indicators of unmet basic needs: inadequate housing, overcrowding, insufficient services, low education levels and high economic dependence. The following data demonstrate the level of... continuar...


Cubans Still Keep Bluefields Alive
As Tomás Linton Barrera came up the steps of the two-story white house on Bluefields' main street, he was speaking Creole English to the pregnant woman at his side. Tall and dark-skinned, he could have... continuar...


PROPERTY LAW COMPROMISE UNDER DEBATE President Chamorro surprised the National Assembly on October 1 by sending a message from Paris to withdraw her veto of Law 133, the highly controversial... continuar...


Privatization: Left, Right and Center
Privatization has become a key element of the Chamorro government's economic program. In interviews with envío , Gilberto Cuadra, president of the Superior Council of Private Enterprise (COSEP)... continuar...

El Salvador

Salvadoran Peace Accords
On September 25, the government of El Salvador and the Farabundo Martí National Liberation Front (FMLN) signed a major agreement in New York that could result in a negotiated peace in El Salvador.... continuar...

América Latina

An Ecological SOS in Latin America*
One year before the 500th anniversary of the "encounter" between two worlds and two natural systems, and only a few years before the end of the 20th century and the second millennium, the planet Earth... continuar...


The Crisis of Socialism Highlights the North-South Fight*
I would like to develop several theses about the change in the relationship between first and third world countries, a change heavily affected by the crisis of socialism in the Soviet Union and Eastern... continuar...

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