Stories about El Salvador from October, 2005
El Salvador: Brain Drain
Tim comments on the release of a recent World Bank report on “brain drain,” which found that “one third of Salvadorans with a professional education live outside of El Salvador.”
El Salvador: The Costs of Hurrican Stan
As northern neighbors brace for yet another hurricane, Tim's El Salvador Blog has a rundown of the damage done by Hurrican Stan.
El Salvador: Turning Aid into Political Propoganda
Tim's El Salvador Blog translates a blog post from Hunnapuh – Comentarios about the partisanship which has seeped into El Salvador's relief efforts following Hurricane Stan.
Flooding Throughout Central America
A week's worth of rain caused by hurricane Stan has caused massive flooding in Guatemala and throughout Central America. Death toll estimates are already at a conservative 1,400 in Guatemala alone, higher than that of hurricane Katrina just a few weeks ago. Last wednesday, Oscar of Guate 360 wrote: The...
El Salvador: Mother Nature's double blow
Tim's El Salvador Blog continues to cover the volcanic activity and flooding taking place in El Salvador.