Costa Rica, a Land For Sale| 29mins
Director: Bertrand Edel | Producer: Jean Luc Millan
Focus Years: 2010 | Country: France
Between the Pacific Ocean and the Caribbean Sea, the smallest country in Central America is now the planetâ€™s champion in biodiversity. However, for several years, the success of ecotourism has been driving Costa Rica into runaway urbanization. Today the country is for sale, regardless of biodiversity. That is why the state has created the Environmental Tribunal. A battle has been engaged, and the green judges have declared war on illegal property developers.