Editorial Costa Rica

The Editorial Costa Rica is a National Law Publishing House in Costa Rica, established on June 10, 1959. It focuses on the publication of works by Costa Ricans and the enrichment of the country's culture in literature.

The Editorial's first publication was the book "Throughout My Life" by Carlos Gagini in 1961.

Its advisory board is composed of three representatives named by the Assembly of Authors, one representative from the National University of Costa Rica, one from the University of Costa Rica, two from the Executive Branch appointed through the Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports, and two from the Ministry of Public Education.

Every two years three literary contests are held: the Editorial Costa Rica Prize, the Carmen Lyra Prize, and the Youth Creation Prize. Each prize is awarded in a different literary genre between various works entered in the competition.

Institutions of Costa Rica
  • Banco Central de Costa Rica
  • Colegio Federado de Ingenieros y Arquitectos de Costa Rica
  • Colegio de Fisicos de Costa Rica
  • Colegio de Médicos y Cirujanos de Costa Rica
  • Contraloría General de la República de Costa Rica
  • Correos de Costa Rica
  • Costa Rican Department of Social Security
  • Costa Rican Center of Science and Culture
  • Costa Rican Tourism Board
  • Juan Santamaría International Airport
  • Legislative Assembly of Costa Rica
  • Supreme Court of Justice
  • Editorial Costa Rica
  • Escuela de Arquitectura de la Universidad de Costa Rica
  • Ficha de Información Social
  • Hacienda Pública de Costa Rica
  • Instituto Centroamericano de Administración de Empresas
  • Instituto Costarricense de Electricidad
  • Instituto Mixto de Ayuda Social
  • Instituto Nacional de Biodiversidad
  • Instituto Nacional de Seguros
  • Costa Rica Institute of Technology
  • Junta de Administración Portuaria y de Desarrollo Económico
  • Public Prosecutor of Costa Rica
  • Ministerio del Ambiente y Energía (Costa Rica)
  • Organismo de Investigación Judicial
  • Sistema Nacional de Áreas de Conservación
  • Sistema de Información de la Población Objetivo
  • Tribunal Supremo de Elecciones de Costa Rica
  • Puerto Jimenez Airport

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