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· October, 2009

Stories about Dominican Republic from October, 2009

27 October 2009

Dominican Republic: Cancer Awareness Campaigns

Cancer prevention campaigns in the Dominican Republic have been raising awareness for prevention and treatment, as well as providing support to those families that have been afflicted with the disease.

Haiti, D.R.: Escalating Tensions

15 October 2009

Dominican Republic: Restricted Access to the Beaches?

Many beachgoers in the Dominican Republic are worried that the new Constitutional Article will restrict public access to beaches by giving more rights to private owners.

1 October 2009

Dominican Republic: Constitution Bans Abortion in All Cases

Conversations for a Better World

After an intense debate, legislators from the Dominican Republic ratified an article within the Constitutional Reform that makes it illegal for a woman to terminate her pregnancy in all cases.

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