Archive for the ‘ Interview ’ Category
A Race to The Municipal
The race for Bay Islands’ most coveted political leadership position is on again.
August 1st, 2009 by Thomas Tomczyk
The race for Bay Islands’ most coveted political leadership position is on again. The same main competitors take their place again as last year: Dale Jackson of the Liberal Party and Julio Galindo of the National Party. But the Democratic Unification...Read More
May 1st, 2009 by Thomas Tomczyk
Signing of ALBA has surprised and worried many US investors. Do you believe that signing of ALBA will be reversed by the next Honduran administration, or is it likely that Honduras will leave CAFTA to stay in ALBA?...Read More
Marco Caceres Creates a Model for Coordinating Help to Undeveloped Countries. Will Anyone follow suit?
December 1st, 2008 by Thomas Tomczyk
B.I.V.: Why does Honduras attract such a stream of help groups?
M.C.: Honduras is a perfect model. It’s not that big and has a good proximity to US. It’s like development 101, you want to go to a really poor country really fast–Honduras is your place.
March 1st, 2008 by Thomas Tomczyk
The one thing you notice when you come to a Caribbean island is its immigration control. As a Honduran department, we have no control of who comes here. How much longer can we admit anyone who just wants to come here–be it Honduran, European, or American,...Read More
July 1st, 2007 by Thomas Tomczyk
What is the most difficult for you to adjust to?
You can’t provide plans to an environment that hasn’t really been brought up with planning. It is something people need to think today about.
A Controversial Posting
Marta Herrera, Bay Islands Education Director, came to the Bay Islands expecting a challenging job, but not a fight. She got both.
June 1st, 2007 by Thomas Tomczyk
What is in store for public education in the Bay Islands?
It’s the first time that the country has a big plan for education reform- Plan F, education for everyone. We have until 2015 to make the national education system more democratic. We want to give
Through an upcoming SPS concert by a Polish pianist, two countries hope to discover common interests
March 1st, 2007 by -
Every year, 20-30 Polish citizenships are granted to Central Americans, 90% of them to Costa Ricans. The situation changed after Poland joined EU. Now, having a Polish passport allows them to study in any EU country and gives them discounts in travel,...Read More
February 1st, 2007 by Thomas Tomczyk
Loneliness is the best and the worst thing in my trip. Testing loneliness is great, but I don’t know if I really want to become self sufficient- to not need no one in my life.
I discovered having faith is trusting your road and your instincts. You don’t
January 1st, 2007 by Thomas Tomczyk
I believe four boats are a part of this study. Some want to close diving for conch and lobster all together. I, as a deputy, am opposed to this [as my people] have no alternative sources of income. The trickle down effect of losing the income is considerable....Read More
December 1st, 2006 by Thomas Tomczyk
The law was written 30 some years ago and is antiquated for right now. It doesn’t have a component for diversifying investment. It was made specifically for the benefit of residents who live in San Andres. In Costa Maya, etc. they are totally different...Read More