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  Ica Region - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
It borders the Pacific Ocean on the west; the Lima Region on the north; the Huancavelica and Ayacucho regions on the east; and the Arequipa Region on the south.
Ica's configuration is due to the geomorphology of its two big and unique fluvial watersheds: the Pasco watershed and Ica watershed.
In the fifteenth century, during the Inca empire, Pachacuti incorporated the territories of Ica, Nazca and the Chincha valley.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Ica_Region   (677 words)

 Ica Travel Guide Ica Hotels and Ica Vacation
Ica is known as an area of sand, sea, oases and valleys, the cradle of Peru's Creole culture, saints and medicine men, where the best pisco brandy is distilled and where religious fervor is strong in the worship of the SeƱor de Luren or the Yauca shrine.
Ica was the first city in "Nueva Castilla" (Peru in the Viceroyalty times) where wine and grape liquor were produced, and from this point they were exported to all the Spanish colonies in America.
Ica is very famous because of its pisco (grape liquor) and wine; a good alternative for your trip could be a visit to the wine cellars of La Caravedo, Vista Alegre, Tacama, Ocucaje and the artisan ones.
www.go2peru.com /ica_travel_guide.htm   (1145 words)

 Article : Spontaneous Giant Dissecting Aneurysm of Extracranial Internal Carotid Artery ; Author : KV Rajagopal ; ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
ICA at the level of the mass is narrowed in caliber and eccentrically placed adjacent to the mass (Large arrow).
ICA at the level of the mass was narrowed in caliber and eccentrically placed adjacent to the mass.
The distal ICA at the skull base was not opacified with contrast suggestive of occlusion of the ICA at the level of the aneurysm.
www.ijri.org /articles/archives/2002-12-4/vascular_517.htm   (1501 words)

 The Institute Of Cultural Affairs, ICA MENA
ICA began work in Egypt in 1976 with a demonstration self-help development model in Bayad, the biggest village in the Bayad El Arab Local Government Unit, situated on the poorer east bank of the Nile, in the Upper Egyptian governorate of Beni Suef, 120 km south of Cairo.
Local and regional exchange programs on general and specialized issues are held for development practitioners with the aim of providing them with space for the exchange of experience, networking, introducing new approaches for interaction with local communities, and designing innovative solutions for development work.
ICA develops proposals and budgets from concept papers that are received from the implementing sectors and the communities that they serve.
www.angelfire.com /nf/icamena   (1808 words)

 INCA TOURS - Ica - Ballestas Islands - Nazca Lines - Ica Dunes - Sandboarding - Vineyards - Lord of Luren - Paracas ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
The oldest citadel of the Ica Valley was built during the reign of Inca Pachacútec.
The origin of the devotion to the Lord of Luren, the patron of the city of Ica, dates back to the year 1 570 when this image got mysteriously lost in the desert, during the journey from Lima to Ica and was found later in an isolated spot named Luren.
The peculiarity is that in Ica, this image is known as La Peoncita for its connection with the teenagers that perform the baile de los negritos and las pallitas to pay homage to the Virgin.
www.inca-tours.com /Peru_Info/Peru_Places_to_Stay/Ica.htm   (2062 words)

Ica was a dry, infertile desert region before the Europeans arrived in the sixteenth century.
She, evidently not be a material girl, said that her dream was that the waters of the River Ica be brought to her hometown in the desert.
The dry air of the Ica region is immobile because of the sea and the Andes mountain range.
www.american.edu /projects/mandala/TED/pisco.htm   (1738 words)

 ICA Nepal   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
ICA Nepal currently runs integrated community development projects in 4 focus areas of Nepal: North and South areas of Parbat District (Western Region), Dev Daha (Western) Jhapa District (Eastern Region) and Bhaktapur District (Central Region).
After 2-3 years, ICA Nepal aims to hand over the responsibility for the revolving loan funds to a group of loan users, to be registered as a co-operative.
ICA Nepal believes that if the low status of women in the country is to be changed, it is vital to challenge the socialisation that helps to maintain this situation.
www.ica-international.org /0nepal.htm   (1663 words)

 ICA > Counselling   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
In the region of sixteen clients are seen each month for one to one counselling or family counselling and those attending generally need between two and eight appointments.
A key difference between the ICA National Counselling Service and some other telephone help lines is that the ICA service addresses the broad spectrum of problems, with a range of issues in the family/relationship area accounting for the majority.
ICA members and their families continue to use the National Counselling Service for the same reasons they did so in 1990.
www.ica.ie /counselling/index.html   (569 words)

 ICA: Press Releases
ICA is grateful to The Meyer Family for primary funding and to Julia W. Haddad for her support in memory of Elizabeth (Betsy) Meyer.
ICA is open to the public, except during installation, from 12:00pm to 8:00pm on Wednesday through Friday and from 11:00am to 5:00pm on Saturday and Sunday.
ICA plays a vital role in introducing American audiences to rising international artists and is also committed to the regional arts community.
www.icaphila.org /news/?item=2005-04-18   (617 words)

 Virtual Andean Tourist Routes - The greatest ! - Ica, region of sand, oases and Pisco  - Peru / Andean Community - ...
Ica is known as the region of sand and sea, oases and valleys.
To the south of the city of Ica is Lake Huacachina (a relaxing oasis in the middle of a coastal desert) and, some kilometers further on, the Nazca Lines, a valuable archaeological monument bequeathed to us by the people of the ancient Nazca culture.
There are three important fiestas celebrated in Ica: the wine harvest fiesta (Vendimia), since Ica has numerous vineyards producing excellent wines and piscos, and the fiestas of the Lord of Luren and the Virgin of Carmen in Chincha.
www.comunidadandina.org /ingles/tourism/greatest/i_ica.htm   (1805 words)

 ICA Ghana   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
The mission of ICA Ghana is to build confidence in individuals and groups and provide skills aimed at sustainable growth and development towards a better future, while conscious of the need to represent the interest of the underprivileged in society and facilitate the improvement of their status.
Basic Schools Programme: ICA Ghana in collaboration with UNICEF and the Ghana Education Service is undertaking schools improvement activities in the Zabzugu Tatale District of the Northern Region.
ICA Ghana is also playing a leading role in the UN Global Forest Policy Dialogue (IFF) as part of our commitment to ensure sustainable use of natural resources.
www.ica-international.org /0ghana.htm   (592 words)

 Regional Museum, Ica
The Museo Regional de Ica (Ica Regional Museum) is an interesting place to spend a couple of hours.
On display are a variety of artifacts from the Paracas, Nazca, and Ica cultures.
The Museo Regional de Ica is located in an Ica suburb outside the city center.
www.planetware.com /ica/regional-museum-per-ic-icmr.htm   (133 words)

 Peru Ica region - travel directory - tourism guide
Ica is known as an area of sand, sea, oases and valleys, the cradle of Peru's Creole culture, saints and medicine men, where the best pisco brandy.
Ica, (50 km/40 minutes from Paracas), a festive region steeped in religious traditions, is the next stop on the tour.
From Ica, visitors can board light planes and fly over the Nazca Lines or continue along the road down to the city of Nazca (140 km / 2 hours from Ica); by the road in the Pampas de San José plains is a lookout tower from where one can see part of the lines.
www.traveltoperu.net /ica-peru.htm   (535 words)

 Institute for Connectivity in the Americas :: Connecting People. Connecting Ideas. Connecting the Americas.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
In the LAC region, there is no identified regional, low-cost connectivity solution to provide affordable internet access to rural health clinics, schools, telecentres, and small municipalities.
By aggregating the demand in the region, economies of scale can be achieved, thus providing better rates for connectivity, and a sustainable model to be deployed throughout the region.
A regional satellite study, a feasibility study, and a rural health needs assessment for e-Link Americas were conducted, and a business plan was drafted.
www.icamericas.net /index.php?module=htmlpages&func=display&pid=684   (237 words)

 Corporate Governance and Management Control Systems in European Co-operatives
The text is the result of analysis and inverviews caried on in 1994-95 and of the Seminar of ICA Europe held in St.Petersburg in July 1995.
After having presented a detailed analysis of the specific problems in the four sectors to the ICA European Council in Seville in May, 1994, a second summarized report was submitted to the Regional Assembly of the ICA Region Europe in Prague in October 1994.
A continuous close collaboration between the member organisations of the ICA Region Europe and with the ICA headquarters in Geneva is of great importance to supporting the ongoing process of reconstruction and modernisation.
www.gdrc.org /icm/coop-europe.html   (5150 words)

 Virtual Andean Tourist Routes - The greatest ! : Useful data for the Route: Ica, region of sand, oases and Pisco — ...
Provinces of Chincha and Ica, Districts of Chincha and Ica
Year by year, thousands of devotees arrive in Ica to renew their faith through worship of this image of Christ crucified; on the central day of the celebration, the image goes through the city from nightfall until sunrise of the following day.
The origin of the devotion of the Crucified Lord of Luren, patron saint of the city of Ica, goes back to the year 1570; according to the legend, this image was coming from Lima when it got lost in the desert, and later was found, mysteriously, in a lonely place called Luren.
www.comunidadandina.org /ingles/tourism/greatest/material_ica/data.htm   (488 words)

 ICA/UT: Mission
ICA's long-term goals and the composition of its staff have been shaped by strongly held beliefs and ideals.
It is our goal to make available the full range of the data we collect, in order to make it possible for other researchers to ask questions of their own.
We are especially interested in rural and non-elite populations, whose daily lives and material circumstances have often been neglected by scholars of the ancient world.
www.utexas.edu /research/ica/about/ica_mission.htm   (429 words)

 ICA Regions_Eastern Counties   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
The Eastern Counties Region of ICA encompasses Norfolk, Suffolk, Cambridgeshire, Lincolnshire, Rutland and parts of Nottinghamshire.
Regional members who are fit enough also take part in the annual Rememberance Sunday parade at Whitehall and attend the Corps Day celebrations at HQ in Chicksands every July.
We are constantly on the lookout for new members, and visitors to this website who live in the region and have a background in military intelligence and security matters will be made very welcome.
www.army.mod.uk /intelligencecorps/intelligence_corps_association_ica_/ica_regions/ica_regions_eastern_counties.htm   (340 words)

 ICA Head office
ICA is an example of innovative use of technology to achieve higher security.
The ICA Group is one of the Nordic region’s leading retail companies with just over 2,600 ICA and associated stores in Scandinavia and the Baltic region.
The ICA Group has 17,206 employees (not counting store employees in Sweden and employees at franchise stores in Norway).
www.bewator.com /int/pressroom/pressmeddelanden_1/ica_head_office   (847 words)

 Ica Region Map: Abisinia — Zamaca | Peru Google Satellite Maps
Regions are sorted in alphabetical order from level 1 to level 2 and eventually up to level 3 regions.
You are in Ica (Ica, Peru), administrative region of level 2.
If you would like to recommend this Ica map page to a friend, or if you just want to send yourself a reminder, here is the easy way to do it.
www.maplandia.com /peru/ica/ica   (635 words)

 Viewzone: Jurassic Art, Part 2
Seen from the air, this region could easily be mistaken for an abandoned airport.
In a small town near the Nazca lines, the narrow Ica River was eroded away along the banks, revealing several hundred carved stones that had been buried in subterranean chambers.
As the water receded, the carved stones were left on the Ica's banks.
www.viewzone.com /dinostone.ica.html   (515 words)

 Day trips and tours of the Nazca and Ica Peru.
Peru's vineyard region, Ica, is 186 miles south and a one hour flight from Lima.
Afterwards, visit Huacachina Lagoon, an oasis in the dunes and tour the Ica Regional Museum with it's fascinating collection of mummies, pottery, and textiles from Paracas and Nazca cultures.
Contact us to include tours of Ica and Nazca in your travel plans of Peru.
www.lostworldadventures.com /countries/peru/tours/south/icanandnazcatours.htm   (167 words)

 Report of the regional cooperative experts meeting on computerization to promote agricultural cooperative enterprise ...
The regional cooperative experts meeting on computerization to promote agricultural cooperative enterprise development (ACED) was organized by the FAO Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific jointly with the Network for the Development of Agricultural Cooperatives in Asia and the Pacific (NEDAC).
The meeting was important for sharing documentation on the state of development towards computerization of agricultural cooperatives in the region.
Both ICA and NEDAC members would gain by sharing views on recent trends in cooperative development, policy and legislative changes, and linkages/networking between cooperatives.
www.fao.org /docrep/007/ae539e/ae539e01.htm   (796 words)

 Discover Peru — Boutique Travel to Peru Services - Vacations, Packages, Holidays, Tours, Hotels, Lodges, Pousadas and ...
In pre-Inca times, the Ica region was inhabited by people of the Paracas and Nazca cultures.
After the domination of Ica by Inca Pachacutec in the XV century, population settlements rose with the purpose of producing and providing local products for the imperial capital of Tihuantinsuyo.
On June 17th,1563, Luis Jeronimo de Cabrera founded Villa de Valverde de Ica, the first Hispanic settlement in the region.
www.discover-peru.com /about-ica.htm   (106 words)

 ICA Europe   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
ICA Europe was established in 1994 as one of the four regions of the International Co-operative Alliance.
ICA Europe has members from 84 organisations of all co-operative sectors.
The region is serviced by the ICA Regional Office for Europe which is based in Brussel (Belgium).
www.ica.coop /europe   (137 words)

 Archives Evolution/Creation: The Truth 4/3/2004
The first mention of the stones is from a Spanish priest journeying to the region of Ica in 1535.
Archaeologist Alejandro Pezzia Asserto, who was in charge of archaeological investigations in the cultural province of Ica and a trustee of the Ica Museum, conducted official excavations in the ancient Paracas and Ica cemeteries of Max Uhle and Toma Luz.
The riddle of the Ica stones is to be solved by solid scientific research not unsubstantiated claims that counter logic.
www.creationinfo.com /evcr/4_3_2004.htm   (6702 words)

 Ica and Nazca travel and tours in Peru.
Ica and Nazca travel and tours in Peru.
The desert of Ica borders the sea with oasis and valleys.
Contact us to include a visit to Nazca and Ica in your travel to the South of Peru.
lostworldadventures.com /countries/peru/regions/south/nazcaandica.htm   (136 words)

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