2010), and higher education (subdivided in university
and polytechnic education).
The total adult literacy rate is 99 percent. Portuguese primary
school enrollments are close to 100 percent. According to
the OECD's Programme for International Student
Main article: Environment of Argentina
Puna Flamenco, typical of the Northwest region of Puna.
High precipitation along with cold temperatures in the west form
permanent snowfields such as thePerito Moreno Glacier
Argentina is a megadiverse c
On the day Pern returned to Argentina, the clash between
Peronist internal factionsright-wing union leaders and leftwing youth from Montonerosresulted in the Ezeiza Massacre.
Cmpora resigned, overwhelmed by political violence, and Pern
won the September 1
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3. ^ List of countries by life expectancy
4. ^ World Health Organization ranking of
health systems in 2000
5. ^ Highlights on health in Portugal 2004 at
see themselves as vertices of converging
scattered kingdoms, at least in theory.
Even the Napoleonic Bayonne
Constitution of 1808 did not proclaim a
kingdom of Spain, but a 'Crown of Spain
and the Indies'. On the other hand, 'Spain'
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Aires as its capital.
Buenos Aires repelled two ill-fated British invasions in 1806 and
1807. The ideas of the Age of Enlightenment and the example
of the first Atlantic Revolutionsgenerated criticism of the absolutist
monarchy that ruled the c
, Festival de Paredes de Coura in Paredes de Coura, Festival
Vilar de Mouros near Caminha, Boom Festival in Idanha-a-Nova
Municipality, Optimus Alive!, Sumol Summer
Fest in Ericeira, Rock in Rio Lisboa and Super Bock Super
Rock in Greater Lisbon. Out of t
Portugal's colonial history has long since been a cornerstone of
its national identity, as has its geographic position at the southwestern corner of Europe, looking out into the Atlantic Ocean. It
was one of the last western colonial Europ
in Portugal), third in the 1966 FIFA World Cup, and fourth in
the 2006 FIFA World Cup. At youth level, Portugal have won
two FIFA World Youth Championships (in 1989 and 1991) and
several UEFA European Youth Championships.
S.L. Benfica, Sporting CP and FC
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description of Orosius as a "young pr
Os antepassados caucasianos dos portugueses
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According to the 2011 Census, 81.0% of the Portuguese
population are Roman Catholic. The country has small
Protestant, Latter-day Saint, Muslim, Hindu,Sikh, Eastern
Orthodox Church, Jehovah's
Witnesses, Baha'i, Buddhist, Jewish and Spiritist communities.
.[E] In 1819 Buenos Aires enacted a centralist constitution that
was soon abrogated by federalists.
The 1820 Battle of Cepeda, fought between the Centralists and
the Federalists, resulted in the end of the Supreme Director rule.
In 1826 Buenos Air
for an overall land border length of 9,376 km (5,826 mi). Its
coastal border over the Ro de la Plata and South Atlantic
Ocean is 5,117 km (3,180 mi) long.
Argentina's highest point is Aconcagua in the Mendoza
province (6,959 m (22,831 ft) above
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3. ^ Live births outside of marriage, with
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Economic Perspective / Pr
Belm Tower is a typical example of Portugal's
Portugal has developed a specific culture while being influenced
by various civilizations that have crossed the Mediterranean and
the European continent, or were introduced when i
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Cristina Kirchner, President of Argentina from 2007 to 2015
Ral Alfonsn won the 1983 elections campaigning for the
prosecution of those responsible for human rights violations
during the Proceso: the Trial of the Juntas and other martial
Domingo Faustino Sarmiento
wages and working conditions, paid the full external debt and
achieved nearly full employment. The economy, however, began
to decline in 1950 because of over-expenditure. His highly
popular wife, Eva Pern, played a central polit
from 9,089 to 30,000 in the period from 1976 to 1983, when the
military was forced from power following Argentina's defeat in
the Falklands War. The National Commission on the
Disappearance of Persons estimates that around 13,000 were
Pastis de nata from one of the specialized bakeries,
Tasting room of port wine in a wine cellar of a producer
Portuguese cuisine is diverse. The Portuguese consume a lot of
dry cod (bacalhau in Portuguese), for which there are hundreds
have also conquered many medals in sports like
swimming, boccia and wrestling.
In motorsport, Portugal is internationally noted for the Rally of
Portugal, and the Estoril, Algarve Circuits and the revived Porto
Street Circuit which holds a stage of the WT
film directors such as Arthur Duarte, Antnio Lopes
Ribeiro, Antnio Reis, Pedro Costa, Manoel de Oliveira, Joo
Csar Monteiro, Edgar Pra, Antnio-Pedro
Vasconcelos, Fernando Lopes, Joo Botelho andLeonel Vieira,
are among those that gained notability. Noted P
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Linking Heritage, 1416 January 2015.
University of Evora, vora, pp. 130143. PDF version
Bliss, Christopher; Macedo, Jorge Braga de
(1990). Unity with Diversity in the European
Economy: the Community's So
to the 15th century like Nuno Gonalves were part of the
Gothic painting period. Jos Malhoa, known for his work Fado,
and Columbano Bordalo Pinheiro (who painted the portraits
of Tefilo Braga and Antero de Quental) were both references
in naturalist painti
theCelts, Tartessians, Lusitanians and Iberians. In the 15th and
16th centuries, the language spread worldwide as Portugal
established a colonial and commercial empire between 1415 and
1999. Portuguese is now spoken as a native language in five
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in the 1930s.
In 1912, President Roque Senz Pea enacted universal and
secret male suffrage, which allowed Hiplito Yrigoyen, leader of
the Radical Civic Union (or UCR), to win the 1916 election. He
enacted social and economic reforms and extended a
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4. ^ "Go Lisbon Blog Blog A
is provided on a competitive basis, a system of numerus
clausus is enforced through a national database on student
admissions. However, every higher education institution offers
also a number of additional vacant places through other
the English language the country was traditionally called "the
Argentine", mimicking the typical Spanish usage la Argentina.
This fell out of fashion during
and Hna and Kmare in the country's center, and the Huarpe in
the center-west, a culture that