Jose Maria Figueres

Jose Maria Figueres

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Jos Mar a Figueres Olsen (born in San Jos, Costa Rica, December 24, 1954), is a Costa Rican politician, businessman and international expert on Sustainable Development and Technology. He served as President of Costa Rica from 1994 to 1998, Minister of Foreign Trade 1986-1988, and then Minister of Agriculture 1988-1990. Jos Mar a Figueres is the son of the famous thinker and three-time president of Costa Rica, Jos Figueres Ferrer declared "Person of the 20th Century" by the leading newspaper in Costa Rica. His mother, First Lady Karen Olsen Beck, born in the United States to Danish immigrants, later adopted Costa Rican nationality. After being First Lady she was appointed Ambassador to Israel in 1982. In 1990 she was elected Member of Congress for the 1990 - 1994 legislature.
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  • Paperback | 108 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 7mm | 168g
  • Aud Publishing
  • Saarbrucken, Germany
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 6136754800
  • 9786136754802