Costa Rica Node

Date of launch: 2019

Institution hosting the Node: Ministerio de Planificación Nacional y Política Económica (MIDEPLAN)

Node Chair: Carlos Alonso von Marschall Murillo, Prospective Analysis and Public Policy Unit of MIDEPLAN

Objectives: Spread of long-term thinking through the design, formulation and execution of public policies, plans, programs and prospective projects and support for the activities proposed by the Millennium Project and the Iberomarican Prospective Network (RIBER).

Recent activities: Some recent activities include the following:

  • Professional training (Master’s Degree in Master in Strategic Thinking and Prospective of the Universidad Nacional de Costa Rica – 1° promotion).
  • Training in Strategic Prospective Planning for institutions of the National Planning System of Costa Rica and non-state institutions.
  • Prospective studies and guidelines for prospective instruction in the general population.

Node members: