SDG3: Good health and well being for people


During the crisis, the head of the health organization (MINSA) Sonia Castro has been known to order hospitals to reject help and services to opposers and protesters, or anyone that is not supporting the regime of Daniel Ortega. 

One of the factors that helped the explosion of the crisis was the health policies the government imposed on the Nicaragua people. 

While stating the economy of the country was growing at a very healthy yearly rate between 4.5%, the pension for elderly people was significantly reduced and public health services were decaying. 

A significant amount of money from the public insurance was used by the government for private investments which turned out in bankruptcies.

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