President replaces departing ministers
President Laura Chinchilla has made three changes to her Cabinet as a result of resignations. Two ministers have left for personal or family reasons. We do not know the reason for the departure of the third minister.
The new ministers are:
Guido Monge; Minister of Housing
Olman Segura; Minister of Labour
Pedro Castro; Minister of Public Works and Transport
The president of the Women’s National Institute, Maureen Clarke was also made a Cabinet Minister to help the president with her work on ‘gender justness’.