Haiti Literature

Haiti Literature

A unitary profile of the literature that has flourished in the entire complex of the French-speaking territories of the Antilles will be drawn here, not presenting substantial divergences in ideas and personalities. The area therefore includes, in addition to the republic of Haiti which constitutes its political-cultural center, the two French overseas departments, Martinique and […]

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Honduras Geography

Honduras Geography

The name of Honduras comes from the gulf that marks the NW end. on the Atlantic, where it offered the first western navigators (Columbus who discovered it and Pinzón-Solis who would have baptized it) one of the best landings that offered, due to the conditions of the bottom (hondo, and hence honduras, or backdrop), on […]

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Politics of Haiti

State Structure and Political System of Haiti

Until the fall of the dictatorial regime in 1986, Haiti remained a purely authoritarian state, being considered a nominally republic. Under the current Constitution of 1987, Haiti is a presidential republic based on the principle of separation of powers. Administrative-territorial division – 9 departments: Artibonite, Center, Grand Anse, North, Northeast, Northwest, West, South, Southeast. Departments […]

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Politics of Guatemala

State Structure and Political System of Guatemala

Guatemala is a unitary constitutional state, a republic with a presidential form of government. The 1985 Constitution is in force as amended in 1993. Administrative division: 22 departments (Alta Verapaz, Baja Verapaz, Chimaltenango, Chiquimula, El Progreso, Escuintla, Guatemala, Huehuetenango, Izabal, Xalapa, Peten, Quetzaltenango, Quiche, Retaluleu, Sacatepéquez, San Marcos, Santa Rosa, Solola, Suchitepekes, Toto-nikapan, Zacapa, Jutiapa). […]

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Politics of Ecuador

State Structure and Political System of Ecuador

Ecuador is a unitary presidential republic. The 1998 Constitution is in force. Ecuador is divided into 22 provinces: Asuay, Bolivar, Cañar, Carchi, Chimborazo, Cotopaxi, El Oro, Esmeraldas, Galapagos, Guayas, Imbabura, Loja, Los Rios, Manabi, Morona Santiago, Napo, Orellana, Pastaza, Pichincha, Sucumbios, Tungurahua, Zamora Chinchipe. Provinces are divided into cantons, cantons into parishes. The largest cities: […]

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