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 Encyclopedia: Provinces of Ecuador   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Galápagos is a province in Ecuador in the Galápagos Islands.
Aerial photograph of Ibarra Ibarra (population of 80,477 in 1990) is a town in northern Ecuador and the capital of the Imbabura province.
The Republic of Ecuador is a country in northwestern South America, bounded by Colombia on the north, by Peru on the east and south, and by the Pacific Ocean on the west.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Provinces-of-Ecuador   (705 words)

  
 Provinces Ecuador South America Regional
He said union members of 12 provinces agreed on the need for rate increases due to rise in costs of spare parts, and they will present the request to the...
Brazil, Argentina, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Colombia, Uruguay, Ecuador, Venezuela and...
Such violence was worse in the provinces and the journalists were mostly punched or hit with sticks.
www.iaswww.com /ODP/Regional/South_America/Ecuador/Provinces   (304 words)

  
 Ecuador Provinces
The provinces are subdivided into cantones (cantons), which are further subdivided into parroquias (parishes).
Ecuador's territorial claim extended as far as the Marañón River before 1942.
1904: Ecuador ceded land between the Japurá and Amazon Rivers, as far west as the modern border between Brazil and Colombia, to Brazil.
www.statoids.com /uec.html   (568 words)

  
 Tourism in Ecuador General Information of Ecuador CODESO
In the year 1900 only 48 cantons existed, in 1950 they were increased to 87, in 1975 they already totalled 116, and when concluding 1999 they totalled 215, divided this way: 83 in the Coast, 91 in the Sierra, 38 in the Amazonia and 3 in Galapagos.
In the continental and Galapagos Islands Ecuador, a total of 22 companies electric matters and public: 8 power stations of hydroelectric generation and 14 of thermoelectric; and, 7 distribution facilities, located in the oriental counties, not incorporate to the Interconnected National System.
The Political Constitution of the Republic of the Ecuador, approved June of 1998, 5 in the city of Riobamba, headquarters of the foundation of the Ecuadorian State in 1830, entered in validity at the 10 th August 1998 with the possession of the Constitutional President of the Republic.
www.codeso.com /TurismoInfo01E.html   (2050 words)

  
 Provinces of Ecuador & Galapagos Islands cruises   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
One of the largest banana exporters in the world, El Oro is in southern of Ecuador.
The province is divided in 14 cantons: Arenillas, Atahualpa, Balsas, Chilla, El Guabo, Huaquillas, Las Lajas, Machala, Marcabeli, Pasaje, Piñas, Portovelo, Santa Rosa, Zaruma.
Galapagos is a province since 1973, before it was a territory.
www.cruisesingalapagos.com /ecuador/provinces-4.htm   (131 words)

  
 Provinces of Ecuador - Encyclopedia, History, Geography and Biography
Provinces of Ecuador - Encyclopedia, History, Geography and Biography
This encyclopedia, history, geography and biography article about Provinces of Ecuador contains research on
Provinces of Ecuador, External link, Lists of subnational entities and Provinces of Ecuador.
www.arikah.com /encyclopedia/Provinces_of_Ecuador   (80 words)

  
 Ecuador - Regions and Provinces   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Even the flags of the provinces are not the same in all sources.
The provincial flag history of Ecuador is very complicated because there exists in each province dozens of district flags (many of them similar to the provincial one) and many times the sources (generally not expert vexillolists) are wrong.
Only when the colombian vexilloligist Restrepo Uribe went to Ecuador (where he currently lives) is became possible to know the exact design of the provincial flags and shields.
fotw.vexillum.com /flags/ec-.html   (586 words)

  
 Servihoo.com : Channels - Kinews ?
Ecuador's government deployed troops to its Amazon region and claimed an end to six days of civil unrest that had cut oil exports, but protesters declared only a truce in their fight for a larger slice of oil revenues.
Ecuador is South America's fifth-largest oil producer and more than half of its exports go to the United States.
Ecuador's defense minister, Solon Espinosa, resigned Friday as the protests became violent.
www.servihoo.com /channels/kinews/afp_details.php?id=96145&CategoryID=47   (826 words)

  
 Ecuador: Indigenous Communities Bank on Solar Energy
QUITO, Aug 10 (IPS) - Indigenous communities in Ecuador's Amazon provinces of Pastaza and Napo are using solar energy and hydro-electric power generated by a waterfall to improve their quality of life.
The center's most sought-after creation outside of Ecuador is the ''aluminum module with the copper soul,'' a small piece capable of absorbing solar heat with greater intensity than any other similar device.
In the Sumaco Napo-Galeras National Park, in the province of Napo, two communities have joined together to bring light to their region by way of another alternative energy source.
www.converge.org.nz /lac/articles/news990820c.htm   (738 words)

  
 Planet Ark : Ecuador jungle provinces in emergency over protests
The move lets the government deploy troops and limit public meetings in oil-rich Sucumbios and Orellana provinces near Colombia's border, whose residents are protesting to seek more development funds from the company building the pipeline.
It follows Noboa's decision last week to declare Sucumbios - a poor province used as a safe-haven by Colombian rebels - in emergency to prepare for possible spillover from the breakdown of peace talks in Colombia.
Ecuador bolstered border patrols in Sucumbios this week and is preparing for a potential influx of Colombian refugees since Bogota halted peace talks with its biggest guerrilla group and took back a former rebel enclave.
www.planetark.org /dailynewsstory.cfm/newsid/14721/story.htm   (622 words)

  
 FHI - CEMOPLAF, Ecuador
Between 1995 and 1997, the Georgetown Institute for Reproductive Health supported CEMOPLAF in implementing a Fertility Awareness and Sexuality Education pilot project in high schools in four provinces of Ecuador.
The purpose of this project was to develop and test a Fertility Awareness-based sexuality education model for in-school youth, and to evaluate and document the impact of this model on adolescents.
Centers in Quito and the four provinces where the pilot project was conducted continue to train teachers, often with the support of the original twenty-nine teachers.
www.fhi.org /en/Youth/YouthNet/Publications/FOCUS/ProjectHighlights/cemoplafecuador.htm   (1182 words)

  
 Inside Costa Rica - National News
Ecuador govt declares state of emergency for Amazon oil protest
The Ecuadorian government declared astate of emergency in two Amazon provinces of Sucumbios and Orellana after protesters caused severe disruption to the country's oil production to press their demand for greater spending on infrastructure and social programs.
Residents of the two Amazon provinces in Ecuador's northeast Amazon obstructed the main roads leading to oil fields in the zone since Sunday morning, and the protests also shut down operations at two provincial airports.
insidecostarica.com /dailynews/2005/august/18/reg01.htm   (274 words)

  
 Enlaces : Regional : South_America : Ecuador : Provinces : Napo :: 100cia.com
Enlaces : Regional : South_America : Ecuador : Provinces : Napo :: 100cia.com
Aliñahui Jungle Lodge - An Amazonian ecolodge located on the shores of Ecuador's Napo River.
Misahuallí Jungle Lodge - A jungle lodge located amongst primary Amazon rainforest at the juncture of the Napo and Misahuallí rivers Ecuador's Napo Province..
www.100cia.com /recursos/enlaces/Regional/South_America/Ecuador/Provinces/Napo   (175 words)

  
 Ecuador Andes provinces   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
The Valley has been populated and its land cultivated for many centuries.
Nestled in the valley is Quito, the capital of Ecuador.
Of the two mountain ranges, the Cordillera Oriental is wider and higher; however, Mount Chimborazo, the highest peak in Ecuador, is part of the Cordillera Occidental.
www.hipecuador.com /html/ecuador/regions/andes/ecuador_andes_provinces.htm   (99 words)

  
 Directory Plug - Regional South America Ecuador Provinces Carchi - Free Directory Listings   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Map of Carchi, Ecuador Provinces Amazon Andes Coast Sucumbios Carchi Esmeraldas Napo Imbabura Manabí Pastaza Pichincha Guayas Morona Santiago Cotopaxi Los Ríos Zamora Chinchipe Tungurahua El Oro Orellana Bolívar...
As opposed to the other highland provinces in Ecuador, Carchi did not receive much attention from NGOs in the past.
Ecuador's total area is 256,370* square kilometers and its...
www.rovisoft.com /Regional/South_America/Ecuador/Provinces/Carchi   (264 words)

  
 Excite Deutschland - - Hotels > Lodging > Travel and Tourism > Pichincha > Provinces > Ecuador > South America > ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
A first class family-run hotel centrally located in the new commercial part of the city, and is ten minutes away from the airport.
Historic hacienda located in the valley of Los Chillos, Ecuador.
Spanish-run colonial-style hotel on a quiet street in the heart of Quito, Ecuador.
www.excite.de /directory/Regional/South_America/Ecuador/Provinces/Pichincha/Travel_and_Tourism/Lodging/Hotels   (353 words)

  
 Ecuador - Regions and Provinces   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
I've been trying to find out someting on the flags of the provinces of Ecuador.
All of them agree that there is additionally one territory - Galapagos Islands or Achipelago Colon, as they call it.
One more thing, W.Smith claims (but doesn't gives an image) that there is a special flag used on provincial government buildings, that have a ring of stars.
www.buschauer.dynip.com /fotw/flags/ec-.html   (586 words)

  
 Travel and Tourism Azuay Provinces Ecuador South America Regional
Travel and Tourism Azuay Provinces Ecuador South America Regional
- Located in the colonial center of Cuenca, the Inca Real is a hotel with over a half century of service and was recently declared part of the architectural heritage of Ecuador.
Regional- South America- Ecuador- Provinces- Azuay- Travel and Tourism
www.iaswww.com /ODP/Regional/South_America/Ecuador/Provinces/Azuay/Travel_and_Tourism   (68 words)

  
 Provinces of Ecuador & Galapagos Islands cruises   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
The province has 7 cantons: La Mana, Latacunga, Pangua, Pujili, Salcedo, Saquisili, Sigchos.
ide selection of vessels and programs to Galapagos and Ecuador.
Ecuador provinces Copyright © cruisesingalapagos.com 1999 - 2011
www.cruisesingalapagos.com /ecuador/provinces-3.htm   (122 words)

  
 Ecuador in State of Emergency Over Oil - Forbes.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
President Alfredo Palacio's government declared a state of emergency in two Amazon provinces to quell protesters who have severely disrupted oil production to press for greater spending on infrastructure and social programs.
Since Sunday morning, residents of the two provinces in Ecuador's northeast Amazon have blocked the main access roads to oil fields in the zone, and have also halted operations at two provincial airports.
Some 3,000 soldiers and police were in the zone with orders to force out protesters who had taken over about 250 wells, authorities said.
www.forbes.com /associatedpress/feeds/ap/2005/08/17/ap2184249.html   (560 words)

  
 Loja: 3D View of the Web   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Loja -     Directory Home Encylopedia Directory eShowcase Sitemap Privacy Contact Us Top: Regional: South America: Ecuador: Provinces: Loja Cabañas Rio Yambala - Resort offering accommodations in ecologically constructed cabins in the foothills of the Podocarpus National Park, and hiking, horsetrekking, birding, relaxation, and canopy tours of the cloud forest.
Loja, Diocese of - Suffragan of Quito, Ecuador, includes the greater part of the Provinces of Loja and El Oro.
Ecuador is divided into 22 provinces (provincias, singular - provincia): Azuay, Bolivar, Canar, Carchi, Chimborazo, Cotopaxi, El Oro, Esmeraldas, Galapagos, Guayas, Imbabura, Loja, Los Rios, Manabi, Morona-Santiago, Napo, Orellana, Pastaza, Pichincha, Sucumbios, Tungurahua, Zamora-Chinchipe Independence: 24 May 1822 (from Spain) National...
www.resolve3d.com /Regional/SouthAmerica/Ecuador/Provinces/Loja   (449 words)

  
 Excite Deutschland - - Napo > Provinces > Ecuador > South America > Regional (Web-Katalog)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Excite Deutschland - - Napo > Provinces > Ecuador > South America > Regional (Web-Katalog)
An Amazonian ecolodge located on the shores of Ecuador''s Napo River.
A jungle lodge located amongst primary Amazon rainforest at the juncture of the Napo and Misahuallí rivers Ecuador''s Napo Province.
www.excite.de /directory/Top/Regional/South_America/Ecuador/Provinces/Napo   (122 words)

  
 Cotopaxi < Provinces < Ecuador < South America < Region < : news   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Cotopaxi < Provinces < Ecuador < South America < Region < : news
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For the past three years his wage at this activity has been approximately ten cents per hour, considerably less than the minimum wage.
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 Brujula.Net - Your Internet Compass   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Top: Regional: South America: Ecuador: Provinces: Esmeraldas (3)
Casablanca Suite - A seaside beach resort club located on the beaches of Same.
Playa Escondida Ecological Retreat - An isolated, sustainable beachfront ecolodge located in northern Ecuador.
www.brujula.net /cat/dmoz/Regional/South_America/Ecuador/Provinces/Esmeraldas   (119 words)

  
 Esmeraldas
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A seaside beach resort club located on the beaches of Same.
An isolated, sustainable beachfront ecolodge located in northern Ecuador.
www.canadiancontent.net /dir/Top/Regional/South_America/Ecuador/Provinces/Esmeraldas   (84 words)

  
 Lodging - The World Wide Beat - The World by Region - SearchBeat.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Café Cultura is also happy to help you plan your tour of Ecuador.
Hosteria La Carriona - Historic hacienda located in the valley of Los Chillos, Ecuador.
Hostal La Posada del Maple - Quito, Ecuador - Bed and Breakfast - This Hostel in Quito, Ecuador is homey, central, all services and with very comfortable accommodations
www.searchbeat.com /Regional/SouthAmerica/Ecuador/Provinces/Pichincha/TravelandTourism/Lodging   (547 words)

  
 Science and Environment - The World Wide Beat - The World by Region - SearchBeat.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Top > Regional > South America > Ecuador > Provinces > Galapagos Islands > Science and Environment
Conducts and facilitates research in the islands and the Galapagos Marine Resources Reserve of Ecuador.
UN System-Wide Earthwatch: Galapagos Islands - Environmental information and statistics, including details for individual islands in the group.
www.searchbeat.com /Regional/SouthAmerica/Ecuador/Provinces/GalapagosIslands/ScienceandEnvironment   (234 words)

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