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  Chuquisaca - LoveToKnow 1911   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
CHUQUISACA, a department of S.E. Bolivia, bounded N. by Cochabamba and Santa Cruz, E. by Santa Cruz and Brazil, S. by Tarija, and W. by Potosi.
Grazing is the principal industry of the plains, and cattle, sheep, goats and llamas are raised and cereals grown in the fertile valleys of the plateau.
Three rough highways connect the department with its neighbours on the N. and W., and pack animals are the common means of transporting merchandise.
www.1911encyclopedia.org /Chuquisaca   (260 words)

  
 Sucre - LoveToKnow 1911   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
SUCRE, or Chuquisaca, a city of Bolivia, capital of the department of Chuquisaca and nominal capital of the republic, 46 M. of Potosi in 19 0 2' 45" S., 65° 17' W. Pop.
There are fertile valleys in the vicinity which provide the city's markets with fruit and vegetables, while the vineyards of Camargo (formerly known as Cinti), in the southern part of the department, supply wine and spirits of excellent quality.
It became the capital of the province of Charcas, of the comarca of Chuquisaca, and of the bishopric of La Plata and Charcas, and in time it became the favourite residence and health resort of the rich mine-owners of Potosi.
www.1911encyclopedia.org /Sucre   (473 words)

  
  Chuquisaca - Hutchinson encyclopedia article about Chuquisaca
Department in south-central Bolivia, lying partly on the central plateau, or Altiplano, and partly on the eastern slopes of the Andes; area 47,164 sq km/18,210 sq mi; population (2000 est) 589,900.
The territory of Chuquisaca comprises fertile valleys and tropical lowlands.
On the western side of the department are mining areas, including the town of Uncia, Bolivia's principal producer of tin.
encyclopedia.farlex.com /Chuquisaca   (191 words)

  
 May 2006 Update to the Global Board
The information on the electoral results in the rural municipalities of Potosí, Chuquisaca and Tarija was used by other radios and the written press, since the votes of the rural area contributed enormously to the victory of the MAS.
Chuquisaca: the Federation of Farmers of Chuquisaca guarantees the process of qualification of leaders, popular communicators and reporters, working through the communal organizations and subcentralías.
This situation is more consolidated in the department of Chuquisaca; in those of Potosí and Tarija it is necessary to develop more efforts so the municipalities understand that it is advisable for the development of the communities and the municipalities since communication is a fundamental factor in the development of the towns.
www.thp.org /bolivia/2006/board506/index.html   (4128 words)

  
 Bolivia Map Guide   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Beni Department: Provinces of Moxos, Cercado, and Marban.
Potosi Department: Provinces of Bilbao, Ibanez, Bustillos, Charcas, Chayanta, Saavedra, Tomas Frias, Quijarro, and Linares
Cochabamba Department: Provinces of Campero, Mizque, Arge, Pinota, and Arque.
patepluma.sphosting.com /cpmaps/cpmaps.htm   (559 words)

  
 Bolivia - Travel Guide - Guia Turistica - Tours
Chuquisaca's department is placed in the center South of the country to 2.790 meters on the level of the sea and has a territorial area of 51.524 Km2.
It has borders in the north with Cochabamba, in the south with Tarija, in the east with Santa Cruz and the Republic of the Paraguay and in the west with Potosí;.
Chuquisaca's department possesses a population of 589.948 habitants (Estimated 2000 INE) and a density of 11.45 habitants per Km2.
www.gbtbolivia.com /en/sucre/index.php?id=1   (120 words)

  
 La Plata
According to a communication from Archbishop Pifferi, of January, 1910, the Archdiocese of La Plata embraces the departments of Chuquisaca, Potosi, Oruro, and Tarija, with an approximate area of 165,200 sq.
The archdiocese is divided into 13 deaneries (vicariates forane), and comprises 135 parishes, over 200 vice-parishes, with 172 secular priests and 99 regular priests, besides 10 regular clerics not priests, and 26 lay brothers, in 6 monasteries of men, and 159 sisters in 21 houses.
Barbara, virgin and martyr, is patroness of the diocese.
www.catholicity.com /encyclopedia/l/la_plata2.html   (933 words)

  
 Chuquisaca | Estonian | Dictionary & Translation by Babylon
Chuquisaca is één van de negen departementen van Bolivia.
De hoofdstad van Chuquisaca is tevens de constitutionele hoofdstad van Bolivia, Sucre.
Het grenst aan Paraguay in het westen en verder aan de departementen Tarija in het zuiden, Potosí in het westen, Cochabamba in het noorden en Santa Cruz in het noordoosten.
www.babylon.com /definition/Chuquisaca/Estonian   (270 words)

  
 Chaco Boliviano department (proposed in 2006), Bolivia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Hernando Siles and Luis Calvo (from Chuquisaca), and
On 29 March 2006, the Assembly of the Guarani Nation (Asemblea del Pueblo Guaraní, APG) proclaimed the new department during a ceremony held on the village square of Monteagudo, in the municipality of Chuquisaca.
During the ceremony, the APG hoisted the putative flag of the new department as a way of presenting the department to the country.
www.crwflags.com /fotw/flags/bo-x.html   (429 words)

  
 April 2005 - Update on our work in Bolivia
In Chuquisaca, they have structured a plan to foster feedback, including 1 Departmental Congress, 1 Artistic Festival and the exchange of experiences of people’s reporters of the Radio Broadcasters of the Chiwalaque Municipality of Vacas and Radio Esperanza of the Aiquille Municipality, both in the department of Cochabamba.
In Chuquisaca and Potosí, the Vigilante Committees have supported the allocation of municipal resources toward the training of leaders and community communicators, as a contribution in the improvement of social control.
In Chuquisaca, in August/September, there was the People’s reporter Congress and Festival, during which their activities were evaluated and a new board was elected.
www.thp.org /bolivia/2005/apr/index.html   (3212 words)

  
 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: La Plata (Bolivia)
According to a communication from Archbishop Pifferi, of January, 1910, the Archdiocese of La Plata embraces the departments of Chuquisaca, Potosi, Oruro, and Tarija, with an approximate area of 165,200 sq.
The archdiocese is divided into 13 deaneries (vicariates forane), and comprises 135 parishes, over 200 vice-parishes, with 172 secular priests and 99 regular priests, besides 10 regular clerics not priests, and 26 lay brothers, in 6 monasteries of men, and 159 sisters in 21 houses.
Barbara, virgin and martyr, is patroness of the diocese.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/08798b.htm   (960 words)

  
 Sucre city, Chuquisaca, Hotels List - Bolivia Contact
Chuquisaca has as capital Sucre city where the first freedom outcry of America was originated, which is also the official capital of the Bolivian Republic.
The seats become unusual sceneries of painting, music, literature, theater, movie, community expression and the partaking of the ethnical groups as well as the activities related with the contemporary art and popular culture, which allow finding a real brotherly relationship in the naturally existing diversity among the partaking nations.
Chuquisaca department has a series of minor mountain ranges among which we can come across tenths of mild valleys shed by streams an unpolluted rivers ideal for swimming and fishing.
www.boliviacontact.com /en/conozca/chuquisaca.php   (806 words)

  
 Ethnologue report for Bolivia
Chuquisaca Department, south to Pilcomayo River, east to Cuevo, north to Monte Agudo.
Dialects: Sucre, Cochabamba, Oruro, Potosí, Chuquisaca, Northwest Jujuy.
Eastern Beni and northwestern Santa Cruz Departments, village of Ibiato (Eviato) and along the Río Blanco in farms and ranches.
www.ethnologue.com /show_country.asp?name=Bolivia   (684 words)

  
 Information about Sucre, Bolivia
The department of Chuquisaca is located in the south part of Bolivia.
Chuquisaca sits at lower altitude than the Bolivian Altiplano giving it a more temperate climate all year long.
Chuquisaca's deep valleys tend to be warmer and more humid.
www.spainexchange.com /international_study/study_abroad_bolivia_sucre.php   (471 words)

  
 Ciao!: Constituent assembly almost ready
And the referendum will be by department, so the constituent assembly will have to "take into consideration" the departments that vote for autonomy, but the process of regional autonomy will begin after the constituent assembly, not after the referendum.
As part of the agreement, the six smaller departments (Beni, Pando, Tarija, Chuquisaca, Potosí, and Oruro) will receive funds drawn from a "compensation fund" provided by the three larger departments to help them in their transition towards autonomy.
If we add Chuquisaca to the mix, the figures are 37% of the voting population but 52% of the assembly.
www.centellas.org /miguel/archives/001547.html   (657 words)

  
 AASV News archive - FMD Affecting Bolivia, Paraguay and Argentina
One outbreak is in the Chuquisaca department: the outbreak is in 6 properties, affecting 5 cattle out of a total of 1,914, and 89 pigs out of a total of 3,479.
Second outbreak is in Potosí; department: the outbreak is in 10 properties, affecting 16 cattle out of a total of 25, 8 pigs out of a total of 53, and 4 sheep (2 of which died) out of a total of 96.
The EU Standing Committee on the Food Chain and Animal Health voted in favour of a Commission proposal to suspend the importation into the EU of de-boned and maturated bovine meat from the Argentinean departments of Ramon Lista in the province of Formosa and of Rivadavia in the Province of Salta until 15 September 2003.
www.aasv.org /news/story.php?id=685   (338 words)

  
 - Patacon, Sucre, Bolivia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
The project is located in the Department of Chuquisaca, within the the city of Sucre, capital of Bolivia.
The library project is located in the Department of Chuquisaca, within the the capital city of Bolivia, Sucre.
Data from the 2001 census shows that 70.1% of the population of the Department of Chuquisaca lives in poverty.
www.biblioworks.org /index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=22   (579 words)

  
 Geographic and ethnic area of ASUR's work
This is an ethnic group which is spread over both sides of the border between the provinces of Chayanta (Department of Potosí;) and Oropeza (Department of Chuquisaca).
The population is close to 26,000 people living in low puna, heads of the valleys, and valleys, cultivating potatoes, wheat, oats, some quinoa, maize, peas, beans, squash, green vegetables and a few fruit trees in the lowest areas.
During this time, access to all of these communities is quite difficult, and some communities become completely isolated, due to the impassible condition of the roads and the flooding of the rivers.
bolivianet.com /asur/geograin.htm   (670 words)

  
 Bolivia - Army   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
RM 3, based in Tarija, consisted of Tarija Department and eastern Chuquisaca and Santa Cruz departments.
RM 6, based in Cobija, encompassed Pando Department and parts of La Paz and Beni departments.
In 1987, however, the Ninth Division was established in Rurrenabaque in Ballivián Province of Beni Department.
www.country-data.com /cgi-bin/query/r-1645.html   (364 words)

  
 Geographic and ethnic area of ASUR's work
This is an ethnic group which is spread over both sides of the border between the provinces of Chayanta (Department of Potosí;) and Oropeza (Department of Chuquisaca).
The population is close to 26,000 people living in low puna, heads of the valleys, and valleys, cultivating potatoes, wheat, oats, some quinoa, maize, peas, beans, squash, green vegetables and a few fruit trees in the lowest areas.
During this time, access to all of these communities is quite difficult, and some communities become completely isolated, due to the impassible condition of the roads and the flooding of the rivers.
www.bolivianet.com /asur/geograin.htm   (670 words)

  
 Sucre
It stands on the central plateau in the Andes at an altitude of 2,840 m/9,320 ft. It is the commercial centre for the surrounding agricultural area, and has an oil refinery and cement works.
From 1559 it was the Spanish centre of the Charcas region (stretching from southern Peru to Rio de la Plata in Argentina).
It was given its present name on 6 August 1825 in honour of Antonio José de Sucre, the first president of the new republic.
www.tiscali.co.uk /reference/encyclopaedia/hutchinson/m0015489.html   (352 words)

  
 PROINPA Foundation   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
On May 6, 2006, the locality of Yamparaez, Department of Chuquisaca (Bolivia), was the host of a new mealy-wheat seed variety liberation called “Yampara”.
On May 5, 2006, the new PROINPA building was inaugurated in the city of Sucre (Department of Chuquisaca) with the participation of local authorities, institutions, farming representatives and the Board of Directors of PROINPA Foundation.
This opened building has several rooms: offices, meeting room, CENDOC, a laboratory for the diagnosis of pests, diseases and which is now in process of implementation with equipment of high and last technology.
www.proinpa.org /english/news.htm   (1519 words)

  
 Chuquisaca   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
The Department of Chuquisaca has a series of minor mountain ranges, between which are temperate valleys marked by arroyos and unpolluted rivers, ideal for swimming and fishing.
The Chuquisaca countryside is pleasant and known for its tranquillity and beauty.
Population: 452, 765 inhabitants in the Department and 150,000 in the city of Sucre.
www.desarrollo.gov.bo /turismo/Bolivia-Travel/DepCapitales/chuquisacaING.htm   (1388 words)

  
 Memórias do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz - Vol.100(7) November 2005
Partial cytochrome b DNA sequences for 62 Triatoma infestans were analyzed to determine the degree of genetic variation present in populations of this insect in the northwest region of Chuquisaca, Bolivia.
We conducted a study over a larger area within Chuquisaca using a fragment of the mitochondrial cytochrome b gene, as in Monteiro et al.
If the Cochabamba Valley, the neighboring Department of Chuquisaca or both are the geographic origin and epicenter of spread of T.
memorias.ioc.fiocruz.br /100(7)/5232.html   (765 words)

  
 Bolivia
The other project components were to benefit almost the entire rural population (24 000 families) of the northern Chuquisaca region.
The project was located in the rural areas of the three northern Provinces of Oropeza, Zudanez and Yamparaez in the Department of Chuquisaca and in part of Chayanta Province in the contiguous Department of Potosi.
The sheep population of the Chuquisaca region represents only 10% of the national herd.
www.ifad.org /lrkm/region/pl/bo_86.htm   (1569 words)

  
 Kinetoplastid Biology and Disease | Full text | A method for the identification of guinea pig blood meal in the Chagas ...
In Assay 1, thirty-six insects, collected from the Province of Zudáñez in Chuquisaca, Bolivia were frozen 1–40 hours after feeding, under controlled conditions, on guinea pigs.
The species of the vertebrate host was confirmed from dissection of the posterior part of the abdomen of each insect followed by DNA extraction and PCR amplification.
Thirty-four second, third, forth and fifth stage nymphs and two adult males were collected from a goat corral in Zudañez, Department of Chuquisaca, Bolivia.
www.kinetoplastids.com /content/6/1/1   (3857 words)

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