Medellin, Colombia Workshop
Students will spend 9 days in Colombia (required) in January 2014 on an. initial workshop, visit sites of urban projects in Informal settlements and meet with community partners in the city: Peers at the Universidad Nacional of Colombia in Medellin and Community planning group for the Comuna 8. Work will continue during the spring 2013 semester both in Medellin, Colombia and in Cambridge, MA. ... 3 Medellin named world's most innovative city of 2012 by the Urban Land Institute (ULI). 2. Project Goals.
Medellin & manizales, colombia
Medellin is the second largest city in Colombia. Despite its harsh reputation from the 80’s, it is considered the economic center of Colombia and is currently known for its progressive urban and social planning. ... In 2013, I spent two months in Colombia, where I was fortunate to meet two amazing individuals: the supervisor at my internship and my host mother. My host mother was a therapist for a classroom of youth who had demobilized from the armed con. COLOMBIANITOS MANIZALES.
Medellin GLT Site Profile
Introduction to medellin. Medellin, the second largest city in Colombia, was named the “most innovative city” in 2013. ... The public transportation system in Medellin, Colombia, is one of the most successful in the world. It is successful for promoting not just environmental sustainability, but social equity as well. The crown jewel of the city’s transportation system is the Metro de Medellín, a network of clean and efficient metro cars that serves over half a million (553,000) passengers every day.
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The Effects of the Drug Cartels on Medellín and the...
Colombian city. According to the Uruguayan newspaper El Espectador, Medellín is a model for. cities experiencing a rise in violence4. ... of the market.16 By the mid 1990s, eighty percent of the world’s cocaine came from Colombia,17 and was primarily produced by the Medellín and Cali cartels. In 1989, Forbes Magazine named Escobar one of the world’s 227 billionaires with a net worth of over three billion dollars.
Local Government Handbook: How to Create an Innovative City
How did Medellín, the second-largest city in Colombia, with more than 2.7 million residents, make this quantum leap forward? ... Medellín stands tall as an example of how to overhaul perceptions and realities in record time. The Urban Land Institute, a Washington, D.C.-based nonprofit that researches land use and real-estate development around the world, summarizes Medellín’s success well, stating that “Few cities have transformed the way that Medellín has in the past 20 years….
The Colombia Conversation | The University of Chicago...
Calle: Medellín is known for its people. They are welcoming and hard working. We’re the second-largest city in Colombia and ranked as one of the top 20 cities for doing business in Latin America. ... Also, Latin America has a growing middle class and commitment to investing in infrastructure and education. We are still not the most transparent continent in the world, but society in general is interested in moving forward and fighting corruption.
Colombia: Official Travel Guide
Note that in cities like Medellín and Cali, the dialect of Spanish is the voseo form. ... Colombian Spanish is considered by many around the world as the purest in Latin America and there are many universities and language schools that have Spanish programs. Study Spanish Colombia is a very useful and informative free guide written by a local expat that lists all the options to study Spanish at Colombian Universities, language schools and with private Spanish teachers.
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Few cities have suffered through larger public relations problems than Medellín during the 1980s and 1990s. The city became notorious then as the headquarters of the nation’s largest and most violent cocaine cartel, led by the ruthless Medellín native Pablo Escobar. For several years, the city had one of the world’s highest homicide rates. ... Cali is the southernmost large city in Colombia’s mountain region. Unlike Bogotá and Medellín, the city has relatively close access to a major seaport—the city of Buenaventura, on Colombia’s Pacific coast.
Colombia 2001: Study of 4 large cities Technical Information
This study was conducted using a sample of four cities in Colombia: Bogotá, Medellín, Cali and Barranquilla. ... The main difference between this and other LAPOP surveys is that the interviews were conducted over the phone. Given that not all Colombian households have a phone line, it was necessary to weight the sample in order to correct for the potential bias introduced by oversampling people with relatively higher socio economic status.
Mayor - City of Medellín, Colombia | Brookings Institution
Once one of the most violent cities in the world, Medellín’s murder rates have declined by 95 percent over the past quarter century. The city has also developed economically and become one of the country’s most desirable locations for residents, as well as travelers and business owners. Yet the city and surrounding regions also remain challenged by powerful drug production and trafficking cartels as well as other criminal networks, problems that will persist even as the Colombian government and FARC begin to implement their recent historic peace deal.
Colombia is also the largest exporter of plantains to the United States. Within Latin America, Colombia is known as a provider of fine lingerie, with the industry being centered in Medellín. ... Crime. Mounted Colombian National Police unit on patrol, City of Medellín. Colombia has become notorious for its illicit drug production, kidnappings, and murder rate. In the 1990s, it became the world's largest producer of cocaine and coca derivatives.
Serious Business: Diminishing the | Popula>on of Medellin
Colombia’s second largest metropolis of 2.4 million inhabitants is known as the “city of eternal spring” due to its pleasant climate that rarely deviates from 21 Celcius (70 F). The idyllic scenery contrasts with harsh realities, however. The city has suffered from high levels of violence and poverty for years. Drug-traffickers, Marxist guerrillas, and paramilitary groups have engaged in violent confrontations as they have fought for dominance over the city’s slums. The city’s most famous native was one of the world’s most infamous criminals, Pablo Escobar. As the leader of the Medellin Cartel...
This paper uses KEYWORDS mobility data from the city of Medellın, Colombia, to examine the role of local accessibility and the Local accessibility; Local proximate scale in the city’s everyday mobility. ... Revista Facultad Nacio- Hidalgo, D., & Gutierrez, L. (2013). BRT and BHLS around the world: Explosive nal de Salud P ublica, 26(2), 117–121. growth, large positive impacts and many issues outstanding. Research in McGuirk, J. (2014). Radical cities.
Universidad de Antioquia ranks among the world’s best universities in latest Times Higher Education World University Rankings (THE). ... Medellín's gray titi monkey is the only species of urban monkeys found in Colombia. Researchers at Universidad de Antioquia named it "titi paisa" after the people native to the city of Medellín, Colombia.
Medellín, Colombia - 2003
Medellín, la ciudad de eterna primavera. I visited Colombia in August of 2003. My family is from Medellín, though I was born in Bogotá, so I decided to visit Medellín. ... Medellín today is a major industrial center, though some of the largest factories of the industrial district today lie abandoned. The city was the center of the organized drug trade in the 80s and 90s, in rivalry with Cali. The cartels were mostly broken in the 90s, and the massive, unpredictable violence of the 80s is no more, but there is still a huge murder rate, and Medellín is the kidnap capital of the world.
Part I. Illegitimacy and Violence in Medellín, Colombia
Medellín, Colombia, known worldwide as the hometown and headquarters of Pablo Escobar and his Medellín Cartel, was at one point during the early 1990s the second most violent city in the world, behind only Beirut. ... The 2005 census found more than 2.2 million people living in Medellín — 37 times the size of the population one hundred years earlier — and 2.3 million in 2008.6 Antioquia is today Colombia’s sixth largest department by area and, with nearly six million people, the second largest by population (after Bogotá).
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Permeating the Void: Establishing a New Order of
Columbia’s second largest city, Medellin, once known as the murder capital of the world, is now a hub for new infrastructural opportunity. Architects are treating these favelas as testing grounds for transit slum intervention in an attempt to regenerate a new culture of urban-ism. These newly designed spaces popping up all around Colombia are all part of an col-lective mindset that is guiding a newly found unity between the informal and formal society.
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Colombia has the third largest economy in Latin America, and progress has been made in the fight against poverty. However, over 30% of the population, mostly in rural areas, still live below the poverty line. Colombia is named after the explorer Cristoforo Colombo (Christopher Columbus). ... This photo album gives just a hint of the varied beauty of Colombia: Medellin has a reputation for being a dangerous place, but this One-Minute Travel Tip may put your mind at ease!
Technological Fixes, Urban Governance, and Poverty...
System of Metrocables traversing informal city, Medellin Colombia, photograph: Colombia Travel. ... The España Library in Medellín, Colombia is one example from Equipo Mazzanti that attempts to answer these questions through architecture. ... However, favelas are part of the city – they are not external to our world. ... Though larger cities do require large landfills and machinery, in mid-sized or small communities, this is simply not...
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From fear to hope in colombia
INTRODUCTION Medellín, Colombia’s second-largest. municipality after the capital of Bogotá, was a beautiful place to live before the drug trade took control. ... The powerful Medellín cartel recruited armies of adolescent assassins, bought off the city’s politicians and police, infiltrated the national congress and finally declared open war on the Colombian state. By the time the cartel was smashed in the mid-1990s, Medellín had the world’s highest homicide rate—nearly 400 per 100,000 people.
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Urban Seismic Risk Index for Medellín, Colombia, based on...
Timeline: Key Events in Colombia
1525- Spain colonizes Colombia. 1819- Fighting for independence, Simón Bolivar defeats the Spanish at Boyaca. The republic of Gran Colombia (includes present day Colombia, Ecuador, Panama, and Venezuela) is created. 1829-30- Venezuela and Ecuador split off from Gran Colombia, becoming independent states. ... 1989- M-19 reach a peace agreement with the government and become a legal party. 1991- A new constitution is put into action. 1993- Pablo Escobar, leader of the drug-cartel in Medellín is shot by police.
Colombian History and Context Medellín, Colombia, the...
...Medellín, Colombia, the country's second largest city with a population of 3.5 million ... Meanwhile, Medellín has the opportunity to complete its transformation from the world's ... Moreno, C. (2013). Medellin, Colombia named 'Innovative City of the Year' in WSJ and...
Medellín: A City Reborn?
Few cities in the world have experi-enced the level of violence and brutality that characterized Medellín, Colombia, during the 1980s and 1990s. ... On the national level, the Medellín cartel sponsored a number of ter-rorist attacks against the Colombian state aimed in large part at blocking the govern-ment from signing an extradition treaty with the United States. The cartel’s bloody offensive in the 1980s—the assassination of high-ranking politicians and journalists, bombings of government facilities and shopping malls, and the blowing up an Avianca jetliner over Bogotá in 1989 (kill-ing all 107 passengers aboard)...
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The city is home to some of the world’s largest companies, like Samsung, LG Group, Hyundai and Kia Motors, among others. It’s ranked third overall and rst in the region. Seoul stands out in Technology, Social Cohesion, and Mobility and Transport, although it ranks among the Top 25 cities in nearly every dimension. ... Technology. Environment. Medellin-Colombia. Social Cohesion. Governance.
Life West Alumnus Dr. Maggie McInnes – Relocation to...
Life Chiropractic College West alumnus, Dr. Maggie McInnes, has embarked on a new adventure in Medellin, Colombia. Her passion for language and culture pushed her to set sights on advancing the chiropractic profession abroad. ... The chiropractic profession is slowly permeating its way into the Colombian culture and through the nation. McInnes tells us how she’s making moves for the chiropractic world in a foreign country. When I arrived in Medellin, there were only ten chiropractors to serve a city of nearly four million.
Goal Effectiveness in Achieving Educational
Economics Commons. Recommended Citation. Salicath, Daniel and Cassar, Alessandra, "Goal Effectiveness in Achieving Educational Outcomes: Experimental Evidence from 9th Graders in Medellin, Colombia" (2017). Master's Theses. ... 3. Experimental Design. 3.1 Background and Subject pool Colombia is considered by the World Bank to be an upper middle-income country and. Medellin is the country’s second largest city. Despite recent economic growth, the city still faces great challenges with inequality.
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The April dates to Sister City Medellin, and the Colombian capitol , Bogota, were selected with care. On this end, all will have fully recovered from Easter-time college vacation visits. The season rush should be a bit slowed. ., ,. 0 ... 70 degrees is very comfortable in this City of Eternal Spring. THURSDAY, APRIL 17, 2nd DAY. Get acquainted with Medellin. Let's go sightseeing. and enjoy the contrasting highlights of Medellin, such as. the largest brick cathedral in the world; residential and.
The two largest cities of Colombia (besides the capital Bogot/t) are Medellin and Cali with about 1.6 and 1.2 million inhabitants, respectively, in 1981. Medellin is situated in the narrow, only 2 to 8-kin-wide and about 22-km-long valley of the Medellin River in the Central Cordillera at around 1500 m.a.s.1. (22 °C mean temperature, 1475 mm mean annual precipitation).
And Medellín Exits the Closet: Postmodern Urban
(Violence nourishes itself on urban marginality, the great city fills with drug offers and the instances of daily violence seems to increase . . . [with] the economic crisis and its resulting social cost, with the accumulation of unresolved urban problems . . .) Medellín, known as the city of eternal spring or the valley of Aburrá, capital of the department of Antioquia, is considered to be, after Bogotá, the second largest city in Colombia, with about three million inhabitants, making it the hundredth most populous urban area in the world.
a. Located at an altitude of 1,200 m, Medellin is COLOMBIA second largest. city and a major economic center of this country of 50 million people. b. MEDELLIN is famous for its coffee its clothes manufacturing along with an. important role played in the fashion business. The city also hosts some large. ... There are other projects at different stages of development in the world. 1. ESPARAGUERRA: This project is under construction by POMA in the suburb of BARCELONA in.
Colombia – Soccer Politics / The Politics of Football
Especially in the World Cup. You can’t imagine how putrid the game is here.”[17] Many believe that the largest teams in Medellin, Bogota, and coastal Colombia are owned by drug cartels who use the teams to launder their money. The soccer clubs were often used to launder cartel money; many players were offered “hot money” under the table. ... “Glory, glory for US.” [13] “Soccer Player Gunned Down.” St. Petersburg Times 3 July 1994, Sunday City Edition. Lexis-Nexis Academic. 8 Oct.
Railroads and the Colombian Economy
First, the development of highway construction produced competitive pressure to railroads with higher quality service despite higher fares (table 2).20 Second, the economic situation in both domestic and international markets created a sharp drop in Colombia’s international trade, due to i) the economic recession of the thirties, and ii) World War II. ... In addition, the results suggest that there exist a group of cities, in particular the three larger cities (Bogotá, Cali, and Medellín) whose commodity prices have converged in the long run.
Project MUSE - An Application for Medellín, Colombia
The world’s total fertility rate has fallen substantially in the last fifty years. ... chosen timing for the onset of childbearing in an urban context in Colombia, emphasizing the role ... The study draws on a large sample of poor mothers in the city of Medellín, who had their first...
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I have lived inthe Andean cities of Bogota and Medellin, located in Colombia, and Quito, Ecuador. I also traveled by land through the countries of Ecuador, Peru, Chile, Argentina, Uruguay, Brazil, Paraguay, and Bolivia. ... The Andes Mountains are also home to Lake Titicaca. This massive lake located on the border between Bolivia and Peru is the highest navigable lake in the world. The lake is home to some of the largest trout known.
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Colombia also leads the world – by far-- in kidnappings. ... nation’s two other major cities, Medellín and Cali, as well as to other major cities in the ... Segura and Camacho also address the issue of Colombia’s large and growing internally-displaced population (IDPs).
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NanoHUB has become the world's largest nanotechnology research network with 300,000 users approximately, which generates a large database and opens the opportunity to analyze user behavior, discover patterns and conducts related to education and research in nanotechnology. ... Ph.D in Electrical and Electronics Engineering (08/2014-Present). Universidad Nacional de Colombia – Medellín, Colombia. M.Sc in Statistics (03/2015).
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Like in most large cities in the world, residents pay extra attention to their surroundings and take caution in the route they chose when navigating the urban landscape. ... General geography of the city. Medellín is the second largest city in Colombia with approximately 2.25 million inhabitants in the municipality(Alcaldía de Medellín 2008b).
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Jazz Tour: A Taste of Colombia | The Juilliard School
For students everywhere, summer means free time, rest, and welcome relief from classes. For Juilliard Jazz students, summer represents the opportunity to be whisked away to some far corner of the world and serve as musical ambassadors of Juilliard. I spent June 19 to July 4—along with trumpeter ... Our journey began as most international travel does: early! We checked in at J.F.K. by 9 a.m., and after a layover in Miami we touched down at José María Córdova airport in Medellín, Colombia, at about 7 p.m. local time. The city of Medellín is located in the Aburrá Valley and is surrounded on all sides by mountains.
ongoing) that has taken place in Medellín Colombia in the last years. CO-SPONSORED BY has allowed us not only to experiment within the different disciplinary. ... Director of Urban Projects, led the conceptualization and implementation of Social Urbanism strategy for the cities. most impoverished areas. Because of these efforts and the belief in the power of design, Medellin is now considered. a blueprint for the future of other cities in the developing world.
The Underside of History: Expressions of Medellín’s
This is the true Medellín, Colombia today. A city that has clearly risen from the nasty darkness of violence and drug trade to assume its place as the leading textile city in the country and one of the most beautiful in Latin America, but that is still fighting off the mantle of global stigma. ... mining evolved into one of Colombia’s largest textile cities. In fact, Alonso Salazar, author of Born to Die in Medellín informs us that “by the end of the First World War, the city was well established as Colombia’s industrial capital, employing some 6,000 textile workers.”83.
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I was looking into a lot of great travel programs and of those the one that I finally choose was the Robert Wood Johnson Program to Medellin, Colombia with Universidad CES . ... OBGYN was a great experience because I got the opportunity to attend a birth, which was my most memorable experience in Colombia. It was a very humbling moment holding baby, Sarah, in my hand and knowing that I was the first person to greet her into this world.
World Regional | Largest income gap in the realm
However, like indigenous people all over the world who learn that they have natural resources other nations want, they are forced by those who make the rules to adapt as best they can to changing realities. One Huaorani clan, the Tagaeri, has moved deeper in the forest to shun all contact with the outside world. ... z colombia - 41.6 million people ¾ coffee, oil & coal - major exports ¾ cocaine - leading economic activity ¾ torn by internal violence ¾ bogota & medellin - key cities.
Fronteras terrestres con Panamá, Venezuela, Perú y Brasil
• The important cities of Medellín (1,487 meters) and Cali (1,030 meters) are ... Ciudad bolivar demografia. • The World Bank estimates that Bogota has "over 1400 ... • Colombia is a middle income country where a large proportion of the population live in...
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Proximity to the world's largest medical center. Opportunities for multi-institutional collaboration and research. 95% of current full-time Doctoral students are fully funded. Located within a dynamic city, filled with culture, history, and activities for every passion. ... Manmohan Singh, a Ph.D. student in Dr. Larin's Lab, spent a few days during Fall 2014 in Medellin, Colombia. He presented and attended sessions at the FOCUS Latin American Conference. Below is an abstract of his experience: FOCUS (Federation of Optics College and University Students) Latin America 2014 took place at EAFIT University in Medellin...
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Connecting talented and ambitious people in the world's greatest cities, our mission is to be a top quality institution. ... A recent study by Pedro Mateu-Gelabert, PhD, principal investigator with New York University's Center for Drug Use and HIV Research (CDUHR) and NDRI, Inc., examined injection risk behaviors among heroin injectors in the Colombian cities of Medellín and Pereira to explore the implications for possible increased HIV transmission within PWID.
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Children in the world's largest city − Mexico City. (Photo Credit: S. Franklin/Magnum/Contrasto). The campaign complements the 1996 UN "City Summit," Habitat II. ... Notes De Munnik, "If rumours start, as in this case, the best solution is a firm and fast correction." 29. Colombia: Medellin: City−Wide Effort Shows that "Prevention Pays". Medellin is representative of dilemmas facing many developing world cities, where hope and despair coexist.
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Colombia emerges as the world's. Violence scalated in larger cities and President Uribe elected. Democratic. largest cocaine producer (70% of. ... Military. worlds harvest)**. Medellín and Cali dismantling the drug cartails. Guerrillas action against the guerrillas and. drug cartels formed and develop amed take over the coca business and continue paramilitaries increased and their.
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Despite a large working class population, Medellin experienced fewer strikes than other Colombian industrial cities and fewer outbreaks of violent social protest or unrest. ... If an ideology based on the notion of the poor as diseased and disorderly shaped the distribution of power and the location and use of the city's spaces, the evolution in the use of public space also reflects political, economic and cultural changes affecting not only Medellin but Antioquia, Colombia, and the world in the last forty years.
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There are other successes too: in October 2012, the authorities began peace talks with FARC, which, if eventually success-ful, will put an end to one of the world’s lon-gest conflicts; trade and the GDP are up; Medellín, the nation’s second-largest city, is lauded as the “most innovative city in the world;” and Colombia is popping up on.
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For cities like Medellin and Rio de Janeiro, state armed forces have lacked unlimited economic supplies to maintain these asymmetrical wars in the sense that illegal groups fight the state (and its allies), a much larger and technologically advanced adversary. ... 2005. “Crime, (counter-) insurgency and the Privatization of Security - the Case of Medellín, Colombia.” Sage Urban Studies Abstracts 33 (1). Soto, Hernando, and Instituto Libertad y Democracia (Lima, Peru). 1989. The Other Path : the Invisible Revolution in the Third World.
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To date, the conflict in Colombia, which began in 1964, has displaced nearly 4 million people making it the second largest displaced population in the world. ... The country has three cities that have populations over 2 million inhabitants. They include Santa Fe de BogotA (Bogota) the countries capital with a population of 6,840,116 Medellin the disputed second largest city with a population of 2,214,494 and Santiago de Cali (Cali), which is the location of this capstone project site, with a population of 2,119,908.
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He is still loved and admired for his generosity among the lower class of his home city of Medellín, Colombia where he constructed entire neighborhoods to house the poor and was known to walk through the slums of the city handing out cash to its inhabitants.8 While there are many ... His reputation for large scale acts of violent terrorism even briefly earned him a place as a suspect in the 1993 World Trade Center bombing, which he quickly denied. “ ’They can take me off the list,’ he told the American Ambassador in a letter, ‘because if I had done it, I would be saying why and I would be saying what I want.’”95.
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On behalf of Dr. Jorge Tolosa, MD, MSCE and recent OHSU graduate, Britt Severson, MD, MPH, I will spend five weeks in Medellin, Colombia working on a research project involving tobacco exposure in pregnancy. The project involves two surveys: one targeted to prenatal care providers and one for pregnant patients in four different medical institutions throughout the city. Besides promoting our project (through presentations to potential participants) and finalizing the survey instruments, I am gaining clinical experience in all four institutions.
July, 1987 | Cities
Medellin Cartagena Bucararnanga. Figure 2 : Population Distribution o Major Cities in Five. Decades. the size of the second city, three time the size of the third and n times the size of the flth largest (Zipf, 1941). Why is it that at least until recently Colombia was a model of relatively balanced city size distribution ... Annals, American Academy of Political and Social Science, 316, March, 111-20. 5. Brunn, S.D. and Williams, J.F. (1983) Cities of the World, Harper & Row Publishers, New York. 6. Cardoso, F.H. (1980) Development and Environment: The Brazilian Case, Cepal Review, No. 12, Dec. 1980, Pp. 120-127.
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Analyses of Freight Patterns in Medellin, Colombia. Freight Generation Study for Manufacturing Districts in Bogota, Colombia. Planning Guide: Improving Freight System Performance in Metropolitan Areas. News. ... Comparative Analysis of the Impacts of Delivery Restrictions in Large Cities. Analyses of Freight Patterns in Medellin, Colombia.
Overcoming Escobar: Creating a Sustainable
Unfortu-nately, Colombia’s World Cup field of dreams would prove more of a ... At 3:30 A.M. on July 2, as Andrés Escobar was leaving a nightclub on the outskirts of Medellín, he ... Teams are distributed evenly through-out the country, with larger cities hosting two...
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A better living from a smarter world. You are here. ... Assistant Professor – School of Civil Engineering, Universidad de Medellín, Medellín, Colombia (August 2011 – January 2013). ... Assistant Design Engineer. Structural Vulnerability Study of Cali’s City Council.
Bilingual Education in Colombia: Towards
In more recent times, after the Second World War in 1945, as in many other South American countries, English became the most important foreign lan-guage in Colombia, due to economic expansion, social, political and economic influence and the technological development of the United States (Zuluaga, 1996). ... These are found mainly in urban areas, particularly in the cities of Santafe´ de Bogota, Medellin, Cali, Cartagena and Barranquilla and have increased greatly in demand over the last decade.
The Colombia Project of Hope
Screen for fragile X mutations in larger populations in Colombia, to determine the prevalence of fragile X syndrome and fragile X carriers of the premutation in Ricaurte and throughout Colombia. ... The effect of these founders to the New World likely has led to other areas where there is a pocket of those with FXS. The prevalence seems to also be high in Cali, Bogota and Medellin and perhaps elsewhere in Colombia and throughout South America and Mexico.
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The Longest Place Name in the World
This is the name of a town in North Wales. The name translates as "The church of St. Mary in the hollow of white hazel trees near the rapid whirlpool by St. Tysilio's of the red cave" in Welsh, has long claimed the fame of having the longest name in the world. ... krungthep mahanakhon The land of angels, the great city of. amorn rattanakosin immortality, various of devine gems, mahintara yudthaya mahadilok pohp the great angelic land unconquerable
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The Rise of Colombia and the "War on Drugs:" 1960s to 1984
Marijuana was introduced to Colombia before World War I from Panama. In 1925, the Colombian government noticed its extensive cultivation and consumption and by 1940 the Colombian state initiated an anti-drug campaign. ... Trade grew until the army, led by Augusto Pinochet, overthrew Salvador Allende in September 1973. Entrepreneurs from Medellín, Colombia seized on the opportunity presented by the collapse of democracy in Chile and the elimination of Chilean smugglers. And they took drug transportation to new levels.
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RioNegro Textiles, one of the largest firms, announced plans to build a ... Most important, the Colombian effort has emerged as a model for developing-world communities where ... In Medellín, a new, $35-million wastewater plant now treats 20% of the city's sewage.
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2014 The group studied Social Urbanism, a term of art in Medellín, Colombia, that refers to investments in physical infrastructure in support of broader communal, social goals, such as health, safety, and opportunity. In absence of a strong national plan to combat violence in response to a tide of guerilla movements and narco-trafficking, local cities and neighborhoods have implemented bottom up, “crowdsourced” urban planning processes that have greatly improved health and welfare. Due in large part to these efforts, Medellin was named the “most innovative city in the world” by the Wall Street...
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Medellin was once one of the most violent cities in the world, during the reign of Pablo Escobar, the head of the Medellin drug cartel. Since his death in 1992, the city has become significantly safer due, in part, to America’s “Plan Colombia” funding. We toured Prodia, a flavor and scent company.
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Growing up in Medellin, Colombia's second largest city, Camilo Perez Quintero has observed a long and complex internal armed conflict among guerrillas, paramilitary forces, and drug cartels that have plagued the city since 1947. ... In 2008, Perez helped form Pasolini Medellin, an activist organization that also targets Colombian youth, allowing them to counter violence with cameras rather than guns.
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cocaine than Colombia, even though Colombia produces about fifty percent of the world's cocaine. ... loosely associated cartels, such as the Medellin Cartel and the Cali Cartel.3 8 The cartels were run as efficient business models, which revolutionized the ... Plan Colombia succeeded in recapturing the most populated cities. ... Raking the jungle was successful in populated areas, but Colombia is far too large to patrol the entire country.
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City is a large important town, especially one with a cathedral and university. You can tell Pp about places like Thetford and Melford. Thetford [transcription] is a small English town situated in Norfolk, East Anglia, UK. ... They have the biggest diamond in the world – the Star of Africa. We’re going along Constitution Hill. On the right you can see Buckingham Palace. It is a very famous place in London. It is the home of the Queen. It’s the largest house in London with more than 660 rooms in it. It has an indoor swimming pool and a cinema.
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A recent study done by Adams [2003] for the World Bank shows that of South American countries, Colombia has the highest number of immigrants (age 25 and older) to the United States with a tertiary education (12 years or more). ... In fact, Colombia’s second largest city, Medellin, is considered one the most dangerous cities in the Americas, earning the infamous title of “City of Eternal Violence.”10 Although violence in Medellin as well as other cities has decreased somewhat in recent years, criminality rates remain high compared with other Latin American cities.
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language families of the world
The following maps and classification are based on Merritt Ruhlen's book A Guide to the World's Languages (Stanford University Press, 1987), which in turn is strongly influenced by the work of the great linguist Joseph Greenberg, who died May 7, 2001. ... The single largest language family, Indo-European has about 150 languages and about three billion speakers. Languages include Hindi and Urdu (400 million), Bengali (200 million), Spanish (300 million), Portuguese (200 million), French (100 million), German (100 million), Russian (300 million), and English (400 million) in Europe and the Americas.
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Colombia exports nearly all of the cocaine that reaches the United States. The Colombian cocaine industry is considered to be the most profitable business in the world.' ... 22 In the first six months of 1989, the city of Medellin recorded 2,338 murders, reflect-ing the pervasive violence confronting Colombia.23 Seventy percent of the murder victims were between fourteen and nineteen years of age.
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...and San Andrés; followed by those in Barranquilla, Bucaramanga, Cartagena, Valledupar Cali and Medellín; and finally those in Pasto ... In the nineties, Muslims of other regions of the world such as Africa, Central Asia of the ... Being the oldest Islamic organization in the city (1979), it reunites the largest number of ... This development has been consolidated and currently, there are Muslim communities in practically every important Colombian city.
Colombia, the second largest country in South America, is considered to be a very poor country with no real resources. Colombian countryside is characterized by llanos, or savanna country. ... Cocaine is produced mainly in the eastern part of Colombia. The city of Medellin controls most of the cocaine distribution although other cities such as Cali are also involved. Bolivia, Peru, and Colombia together produce 75% of the world's cocaine.
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Colombia. Start Bogota Cartagena Medellin Santa Marta. ... Take a ride on the metro cable and see some of the sites of Medellin! Below are links that will provide a better understanding of Medellin Culture. Food. Click on the image to learn about the popular cuisine of Medellin!
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BGSU students collaborate with Wood Lane School on art project. Exhibition at the Toledo Museum of Art helps photography students 'see world in a different light'. ... Bowling Green State University (BGSU) has built their website around the Standards of the World Wide Web Consortium’s (W3C) Hyper Text Markup Language (HTML) 5 and Cascading Style Sheets (CSS).
Care in Colombia: What We Can Glean from South American...
•World Health Organization ranks Colombia 22nd in world health systems (15 ... • •27th largest country in the world by population at 46 million •28th largest GDP in the world at $472 billion •3rd most ... Hospital San Vicente, located 30 minutes from Medellin, in Rio...
Architecture Graduate Students Study Bogotá's City-Nature...
Another "water tank park" in Medellín, Colombia. photo / Brian Havener (M.Arch. ... Decades of conflict in the rural areas of the country dramatically increased rural migration to the city, and Bogotá now has some of the largest numbers of inhabitants living in informal conditions in the world. "The challenges created by this migration are especially evident in the Cerros because they are so close to the city's historic center," said Foster.
Who Does and Who Doesn’t: The Impetus for Terrorist...
During the second stage of their campaign, the cartel brought their violent attacks to other large cities in an attempt to show they would upset daily life within the whole country. Killing over 200 people, the drug barons convinced many other politicians that dialogue with the cartel would be preferable over any degree of violent confrontation. In the third and fourth stages, the Medellin Cartel politicized their campaign through bribery and attacked the traditional Colombian oligarchy.
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Escobar hails from Colombia, South America, where she started playing piano at age 7. She had a series of teachers but worked mostly with Blanca Uribe, a renowned pianist who has played all over the world, working in the US for most of her career but retiring to Colombia. Escobar attended Universidad EAFIT in Medellin, the second largest city in Colombia. Escobar came to EMU in the fall of 2011 to study with music professor Joel Schoenhals.
Preliminary Notes for the Untold
I will focus my attention on the reception of one particularly successful product of the Mexican cultural industry, ranchera music, taking as point of departure my work on popular music, social conflict, and identity in Medellín (Colombia’s second city) between the 1930s and 1950s. ... As in every other corner of the world, the commercialization of sound recording technology stimulated new ways of music circulation and production in Colombia.
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Ancestry, admixture and fitness in | Colombia (broad) 1
2Medellin ethnic group percentages are taken from the Colombian census36. Only broad ethnic groupings are available for individual cities. ... Ancestry and admixture in Colombian genomes. Admixed Colombian genome sequences from. Medellin were compared with a number of world-wide populations that are likely to be closely related to Colombian ancestral source populations (Supplementary Fig.
The Skin of Memory/La Piel del Memoria | Medellm, Colombia
Medellin is the second-largest city in Colombia, with a population of 2.3 million. In the 1980s, il hecame the strategic center for the operations of the powerful Medellin drug cartel, undergoing a dramatic social transformation. ... Death statistics and victim pro-files changed dramatically during the 1980s: homicide victims were now mostly men (90 percent) between thirteen and twenry-four years old, Colombia had hecotne one of the most violent countries in the world.
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By the end of the 1990s, Colombia had become the world’s largest producer of cocaine, supplying the markets of the United States and Europe. The FARC is not a drug cartel in the strict sense of the term, meaning that it is not part of larger network that regulates cocaine prices based on supply and demand and divides markets among its members (Suarez 2000, 585). ... Anyone whose knowledge of Colombia is restricted to visiting its major cities – Bogotá, Medellin, Cali, and Cartagena – sees a picture of a well-developed country in which violent conflict seems to be far removed.
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San Jose City College is located in the heart of Silicon Valley, known around the world as the center for innovation in technology and research. Our population is growing ra pidly due to the excellent quality of life residents enjoy in the southern San Francisco Bay Area. It’s a great time to be in San Jose! ... From its modest beginnings in 1921, San Jose City College has delivered its educational mission with integrity and vitality; growing into a world class institution enrolling about 20,000 students each year.
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Students will analyze the multiple perspectives involved in the drug trade (peasant farmer, FARC, Colombian civilians, and U.S. government) and propose ways in which the government can stop the drug war. Intended Grade Level 11th -12th grade. Infusion/Subject Area(s) World History, Latin American History, and Economics. ... a. Set Induction/Lesson Initiating Behavior: Students will complete a colored map of South America and pinpoint cities such as Cali, Medellin, Cartagena, and Barranquilla.
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Colombia - New Wars in Context - Confluence
Colombia. The Colombian Civil War can be considered what anthropologist Mary Kaldor describes as a "new war" in her piece Old Wars, New Wars, Cold Wars, and War on Terror. ... Perhaps the most well known of these cartels is the Medellin Cartel headed by the ... As per this world map taken from the CIA (2000), we can see that the majority of the ... The Colombians control the cocaine trade in cities such as New York, Boston and...
World Art, part II (1450 to the present).
Chahin 3. Botero is comfortable with a large range of personalities, from bullfighters to nuns and even contemporary famous people. There have been numerous exhibitions of Botero’s work all around the world. His monumental sculptures have become very well known due to the fact that they are exhibit in the street of large cities. ... Botero was born in Medellin, in the department of Antioquia, Colombia, on April 19th, 1932.
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Medellín. Bucaramanga Arauca. ... Colombian cities have also been the site of mafia-led violence: car bombs, explosions, and assassinations of public figures in broad daylight during the 1980s and 1990s have left memories that linger for those who live in Bogotá, Cali, and Me-dellín. Wealthy people and middling landowners living in these and smaller cities have also lived with the risk of kidnapping: for the better part of the last few decades, the country’s kidnapping rates have remained the highest in the world.
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At St Edward's College we strive to create exemplary citizens in this increasingly globalised and technological world, placing strong emphasis on character formation, genuine intercultural understanding and leadership skills which will assist them to contribute to the well-being of society. ... At post-secondary level we offer the International Baccalaureate Diploma Co-Ed Programme. Malta is set in the Middle of the sunny Mediterranean sea which places it only a few hours away from any major capital city in Europe.
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Beijing is the biggest city in the world. It has 16,808 square kilometers. ... For a long time, Korea and Japan have been exchanging culture, business, sports, and other things. Once, however, we were colonized by Japan, so we had antipathy about Japan. Nowadays the world is becoming like one country, though. I hope the two countries will continue to work in close cooperation in the future.
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As a result, over 70% of the Colombian population currently resides in urban areas. Adaptation to new environments is a multifaceted process and one poorly understood as it relates to culturally important plant species, also known as cultural keystone species, or CKS used for nutritional and medicinal purposes. This Fulbright sponsored research takes place in the city of Medellin; the second largest city in Colombia with a current population of over 2.5 million inhabitants.
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This school will be hosted by the Universidad de Cartagena, and the Colombian mathematical community at large, in the Hotel Caribe in the City of Cartagena. Cartagena is easily accessible by air with direct flights from Miami, Madrid (Spain), Panama City, and one stop connection from most places in the Americas and Europe. ... Universidad Nacional de Colombia, sede Medellin. Universidad Sergio Arboleda.
The Consequences of Plan Colombia: Domestic
The Medellín cartel invested heavily in rural land and promoted the formation of self-protection paramilitary. ... world’s largest and most successful national alternative development program. ... For this phase of the policy Putumayo was used as a pilot city for the program and the city was ... According to the UN, Colombia still produces about 60%. of the world’s cocaine.20 Plan Colombia was supposed to cut Colombian cocaine.
Surface Urban Heat Island Across 419 Global Big Cities
We selected 428 big cities with a population larger than 1 million according to population data for year 2007.19 The location of each big city ... The city of Medelliń (Colombia) has a. ... aN is the number of big cities in each continent and the world included in the study.
Thus, strong ties between Colombian and Cuban criminals were established. In Colombia, the main laboratories were located in Medellín. One of them was mentioned in a U.S. government report ... In this way, debtors, traitors, noted politicians, judges, judicial officials and members of State intelligence and police corps were eliminated. The generalized presence of sicarios in Medellín turned the city into one of the world's most violent, and it developed accelerated process of stigmatization of its poor youth.
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To Rice, especailly RSA, for opening a whole new world in front of my eyes and giving ... Medellin, Colombia. In 2005 a new plan was implemented, one that covered from ... Guatemala city is the largest city in Central America; 20 % of the 13 mil-lion country's...
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Locaation: Antioquia, Colombia. Description: Universidad de Medellin has a mission to foster culture and the comprehensive forming of professionals who contribute to resolving problems in fields related to specific knowledge through teaching, fostering research and interacting with society. Programs and Majors: Financial Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Civil Engineering , Systems Engineering, Telecommunications Engineering, Materials Engineering, Energy Engineering , Industrial Engineering, Communication and Corporate Relations, Communication and Audiovisual Languages...
Actually, the 1886 Colombian constitution — in effect until 1991—required that the losing political party be given adequate and ... FARC, since 1964, peasant army, largest in Latin America (6-8,000). ... 1993, Pablo Escobar (Medellin drug-lord) killed in police shoot-out.
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He studied best practices elsewhere in the world and adapted them to the Sicilian context. In moving from treatment to prevention, his Casa Famiglia Rosetta has shared experiences through an office in Brazil, an exchange program in Colombia and was conducting training programs in Eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union. ... Colombia’s displaced are vulnerable to further ravages of violence as they often move to larger cities such as Medellin where they live precarious lives and are inordinately exposed to the extremes of violence that the drug trade has engendered.
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The book was a countercultural phenomenon in the '60s, even considered a "counterculture bible" to some who founded "nests" or real-life versions of the Church of All Worlds. (Charles Manson says he had not read the book, though some of his followers did.) Heinlein also describes the waterbed, which would not be manufactured until 1968.
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With the triumph of the Workers’ Party in the municipal elec-tions of São Paulo (a city of ... Brazil was and is by far the world’s largest Catholic community. ... position was evident by 1968 at the Second Latin American Bishops’ Conference (CELAM) in Medellín, Colombia.
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Pacific Park, Santa Monica: Located on the world famous Santa Monica Pier. A great place to relax and have fun. Universal Studios Hollywood: Right in the New York Film Academy's backyard, this is the World's largest Movie Studio and Theme Park. ... 86) Christmas Island (+61) Cocos (Keeling) Islands (+61) Colombia (+57) Comoros (+269) Congo (+242) Congo, Democratic Republic of the (Zaire) (+243) Cook Islands (+682) Costa Rica (+506) Côte d'Ivoire (+225) Croatia (+385) Cuba (+53) Guantanamo Bay, Cuba (+5399) Curaçao (+5999) Cyprus (+357) Czech Republic (+420) Denmark (+45) Diego Garcia (+246)...
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Colombia’s larger cities, like those in many developing countries, have grown in population in recent decades, an expansion exacerbated, in Colombia’s case, by the accelerated rural outmigration resulting from the extended armed conflict in much of the country. Cities like Bogotá and Medellín have done much to adjust and accommodate to this new influx, but of course none has ... In countries like Colombia, with large informal sectors, local business taxes may also discourage formalization, thus adding another barrier to channeling resources into the more productive formal sector (World Bank 2007).
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Cooperating Institutions: National University of Colombia, Bogota; Facultades de Agronomia at Palmira and Medellin, Colombia. Project Summary: MSU‘s long-term experience in support to institution building developments in Africa, Asia, and Latin America began in 1951 with a program of cooperation with Colombia’s Colleges of Agriculture at Palmira and Medellin. This project was financed primarily by the International Cooperation Administration.
Known as the “Pearl of the Orient,” Shanghai boasts unrivaled cultural status in China as the birthplace of new trends and life-changing ideas. With nearly 23 million residents, Shanghai is one of the world’s largest cities and is considered China’s most cosmopolitan metropolis. Hult puts you in the center of one of the most transformative cities on earth. ... Experience Hult. Medellín Bogotá Cali. Bogota. Abuja.
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Trains artists toward success in the world of the performing arts. Located in New York City, New York, and Los Angeles, California. ... Rising to the top of entertainment is incredibly rewarding, but getting there takes more than just talent: You need discipline, determination and—most importantly—the right training. For over 50 years, AMDA has been transforming talented performers from all over the world into respected, working professionals.
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Recent WTAMU graduate, Misael Tambuwun, is the recipient of a coveted Emerging Composers Fellowship in New York City. 5.23. The University's Department of Communication seeks nominations for its 2017 Communication Hall of Fame.
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ChildAbuse &Neglect, vol, 13, pp. 427-437, 1989 de Galan (198 1, p. 67), "Colombia registers the highest rates of infant mortality in the world with 97 in ... The data also indicated that street children lived in the largest cities. ... Pineda and colleagues (1978, p. 170) reported that in the cities of Bogota, Medellin, and...
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Her selected solo exhibitions include: Mothersongs, World Wide Web, 1995; Juicy News: Watching OJ, Artemisia Gallery, Chicago, 1994; The Garden Of Me, Artemisia Gallery, 1993; Threatened Spaces, Infinity Gallery, Governors State University, University Park, Illinois, 1991; Masters ... Art, Cartagena, Colombia, 1992; Centro-Colombo Americano, Medellin, Columbia, 1992; Museum of Modern Art of Bucaramanaga, Columbia, 1992; Inappropriate Men, A.R.C. Gallery, Chicago, 1991; Up Front Gallery, Bloomington, Illinois, 1990; and Sarnia Public Library and Art Gallery, London, Ontario, Canada, 1989.
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He warned that if the asymmetric deal took effect, Colombian farmers “would have no more than three options: Flickr user Marcha Patriótica Independencia 2migration to the cities or other countries (especially the United States or bordering countries), leaving to work in drug cultivation zones, or affiliating with illegal armed groups.” ... Medellín, Mayo 5, 2009.
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Medellín Project | New World Symphony
During the 2011-12 season, the New World Symphony inaugurated a unique collaboration with the Academia Filarmónica de Medellín (AFMED). This cross-cultural exchange has proven of enormous value to NWS Fellows in their role as 21st-century musical ambassadors, advocates and engaged teachers. NWS Fellows travel to Medellín, Colombia to offer instrumental coaching, private lessons, master classes and side-by-side performances with the young musicians of AFMED.
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As Colombia became the world’s cocaine capital, the nation was in danger of becoming a failed state. ... Although the FARC were still in existence, the eventual demise of the Medellin and Cali drug cartels in 1995 represented a tremendous success for USG’s decade ... accessible to the privileged classes and city dwellers, while the countryside. ... devoted to the production of palm oil, Colombia stood as the world’s 4th largest.
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____ 7. Stalin’s proposals for the development of the Soviet Union’s economy were called a. economic blueprints. b. Ten-Year Plans. c. Five-Year Plans. d. command economics. ____ 8. The agricultural revolution in the USSR combined privately-owned farms into large, government-owned farms called a. communist collectives. b. collective farms. c. experimental farms. d. plantations. © McDougal Littell Inc. All rights reserved. 44 Unit 4, Chapter 14.
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This objective aligns with the projected growth of the U.S. travel industry and supports the City of Chicago’s goal to grow its tourism and hospitality industries, projected to reach 55 million visitors and to create more than 30,000 jobs by 2020. ... Next year will see not only public WiFi hotspots reach a ratio of 1 to every 20 people on the planet, but also an attempt at using 3D printing to create the world’s first fully functioning printed car. Whichever way you look at it, 2018 is an exciting year for technology. While advancements in tech […]
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World Languages and Cultures Center. ... Veterans in the Oklahoma City metro will have access to the Department of Veterans Affairs Mobile Vet Center (MVC) at Oklahoma City Community College (OCCC) Tuesday, April 25, 2017 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., along with other resources. The MVC is designed to provide nonmedical readjustment counseling and outreach to veterans and their families by addressing the social and economic dimensions of postwar needs.
10. Clear-Cut Land in British Columbia, Canada
10. Clear-Cut Land in British Columbia, Canada. The Canadian Rocky Mountains in the region around Adams Lake (upper left) in British Columbia constitute one of the richest timber regions in the world. Each light rectangular plot in this scene is a site where timber has been clear-cut, or completely removed. These areas stand out against the darker, densely forested areas surrounding them.
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Methodology and Final Results of the Medellin
Medellin is an importantindustrialcity of Colombia, which is the capital of Antioquia province (department) and it is located in the northwest of this country. ... Even though Medellin has never been destroyed by an earthquake like other cities in Colombia, such as Armenia and Popayan, there were severalimportantreasons to undertake studies which supply criteria about seismic response, potential damage and seismic protection programs.
Mapping Environmental Dimensions of Dengue Fever
Abstract: Dengue fever (DF) is endemic in Medellín, the second largest Colombian city, and surrounding municipalities. ... 2007, 43, 393-400. 20. Dengue Haemorrhagic Fever: Diagnosis, Treatment, Prevention and Control; 2nd ed.; World Health Organization: Geneva, Switzerland, 1997. 21. Peterson, A.T.; Papeş, M.; Soberón, J. Rethinking receiver operating characteristic analysis applications in ecological niche modeling.
World's Columbian Exposition: Idea, Experience, Aftermath
Mapping colombia: the correlation
The mapping of Colombian national territory, however, is fundamental to the problem of control of national territory. As a threshold matter, policy, strategy, and military asset management in contemporary conflict in virtually any unstable part of the world must deal with the problem of governance in “lawless areas.” ... Recent urban combat among the FARC, AUC, ELN and lesser groups in the city of Medellín seem to attest to the selective importance of commercial property and its relationship to rural terrain.
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Others can only use their sight to detect large shapes, colors or contrasts. There are approximately 1.2 million people with severe visual impairments who are not legally blind. A person is termed legally blind when their visual acuity (sharpness of vision) is 20/200 or worse after correction, or when their field of vision is less than 20 ... Functional limitations of people with visual impairments include increased sensitivity to glare, viewing the world as through a yellowed lens, no central vision, no peripheral vision, loss of visual acuity or focus, poor night vision, reduced color distinction ability or a general hazing of all vision.
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Our academic programs and world-class research attract the most talented faculty and students from Illinois, across the nation, and around the globe. We transform lives and serve society by creating knowledge and putting it to work on a large scale with excellence. In doing so, we make the world more imaginative, more equitable, and more sustainably productive, enhancing the public good for all. ... QUAD CITIES. Programs offered. UIC College of Nursing.
The Colombia Project
August 2, 2004 U.S. Listed Colombian President Uribe Among "Important Colombian Narco-Traffickers in 1991" Then-Senator "Dedicated to Collaboration with the Medellín Cartel at High Government Levels". May 3, 2002 War in Colombia Guerrillas, Drugs and Human Rights in U.S.-Colombia Policy, 1988-2002. ... “Colombians Seek Probe of Chiquita Execs for Terror Funding” by Associated Press, U.S. News and World Report, May 18, 2017.
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The school is the perfect place to learn English, being only blocks away from the One World Trade Center building in the fashionable district of lower Manhattan. Study an English language course at our amazing school building in the greatest city in the world. Our language school features state-of-the-art facilities with modern, bright, airy classrooms that offer sweeping views of Battery Park and the Hudson River.
From the FARC in Colombia to the IRA in Ireland, and the PKK in Turkey, the methods of narcoterrorism are employed by various terrorist organizations and drug cartels. As globalization has allowed for the interconnectivity of world markets it has also allowed for global trade in the illicit market. ... Fortunately for them, the drug trade would provide the means and resources to accomplish large growth in strength and numbers. In the 1980’s there was an international boom in the demand for illegal drugs, specifically cocaine, that Colombian cartels rushed to supply. While the Cali and Medellin cartel’s led the way in...
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LASA is the largest and most prestigious congress in the area of Latin American Studies. 2005: “Celebración y muerte en el cine de Víctor Gaviria.” Locura y éxtasis en las letras y artes hispánicas. ... Con-textos: Revista de Semiótica literaria 34; 17 (Jan-Jun / 2005): 67-77. Published by Universidad de Medellín, Colombia. 2004: “«Muerte de Sevilla en Madrid»”o de un subalterno en el exilio.” Los mundos de Alfredo Bryce Echenique.
International Summer School, Free Univ. Berlin
The program is hosted by FUBiS, an affiliate of Free University, which is located in Dahlem, a charming, quiet section of Berlin within easy reach of the city center by public transportation. ... European Business Management. Art of the Western World. Urban Places and Spaces: Analyzing and Exploring Berlin. Berlin and the Digital Music Era. Global Politics: How to Cope with a World in Disarray? Semi-intensive German language courses meet three days a week and intensive German courses meet every weekday.
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World View
More specifically, this involves beliefs of God, humanity, nature, life, sickness, death, and other philosophical issues that influence how a culture's members perceive the world. Furthermore, it provides an understanding of a culture's power distance, uncertainty avoidance, individualism/collectivism stance and masculinity/femininity characteristics, as according to Hofstede's cultural patterns. ... Russia is said to be more collectivist. Russia also desires a large power distance and has a high uncertainty avoidance. (Neuliep 315). Back to Top.
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The University of Melbourne enjoys an outstanding reputation with world rankings consistently placing us as Australia’s leading comprehensive research-intensive university, and one of the world’s top 50*. Melbourne attracts the best and brightest students and researchers and, with a history of over 160 years, we occupy a special place at the heart of our city’s cultural scene. *Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2015 – 2016 and Academic Ranking of World Universities 2015.
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City University of Seattle
U.S. News & World Report ranks CityU programs among the best in the nation. City University of Seattle was ranked among the Best Online Bachelor’s Programs for the fifth consecutive year. CityU can help you finish what you started at ITT Tech. To help address the needs of former ITT Tech students, we’ve gathered answers to some common questions.
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All Cities Milan Barcelona Madrid Rome Florence Turin Rio De Janeiro Venice São Paulo Cagliari Como. ... Since the 70s, the English artist Lindsay Kemp and the Lindsay Kemp Company are raising astonishment and controversy all over the world, with an extravagantly heterodox mixture of theatrical styles and genres, blending theatre and dance, tradition and invention.
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Death Squads in Colombia, El Salvador and Mexico
The story illustrates how in large parts of Colombia paramilitaries replaced the state ... The wave of paramilitaries originated both from small private armies to defend land owners against guerrillas and from illicit drug trafficking groups, principally the Medellín cartel. ... In the El Salvador introduction, the reader becomes part of a vivid description of city life in ... Moreover, I would extend this model to the less visible world of crime to which many...
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Ranked by U.S. News and World Report as the most ethnically diverse university in the Midwest. ... The Carruthers Center for Inner City Studies is located on the South Side of Chicago and offers a Bachelor of Arts and Master of Arts in Inner City Studies. 700 East Oakwood Boulevard, Chicago, IL 60653 (773) 268-7500.
Pragmatic Creative Interventions in Latin America
contrast, the world’s most dangerous city today has a murder rate of only 120 per 100,000.14 By 2011, the murder rate in Medellín was 70 per every 100,000 people, a decrease of over 80% (“The World's Most Violent Cities”). ... The Guardian, Apr 17, 2014, medellin-murder-capital-to-model-city-miracle-un-world-urban-forum. “Building Peace in Colombia: Lessons from Medellín and Antioquia.”
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Tulsa showcases world-class art in renowned museums and unique urban galleries. Philbrook Museum of Art was once the home of oil baron Waite Phillips. Today this 72-room Italian villa houses a stunning collection of classic, modern, Native American and contemporary art. Meanwhile, the world’s largest collection of art and artifacts of the American West are found at Gilcrease Museum, which also features an outstanding Native American collection. The legacy of Thomas Gilcrease is owned by the City of Tulsa and managed by TU.
The English Language Center
The English Language Center (TELC) at LaGuardia Community College is the largest English language program in New York City. Since 1971, we have served more than 275,000 students from over 80 countries. ... The Teen English Academy at LaGuardia Community College combines fun and interactive ESL classes with weekly field trips that allow students to practice their English in the real world.
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The Game of LIFE: characteristics of life's endurance on earth
The reproducing members of the population establish the contours of the playing field on which all the trillion, quintillion or sextillion numbers of players participate in the game every day. • The game is responsible for the ecological services that contribute to the sufficiency of the playing field to handle such a large number of players. •
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That makes Colombia the largest recipient of American aid outside the Middle East even without the new flows of equipment and training under discussion. Washington clearly hopes that this large one-time injection of new aid will prove sufficient for the Colombian government to regain the upper hand. ... The breakup of the powerful Medellín and Cali cartels -- the D.E.A. once called the latter "the most dangerous criminal group in history" -- was originally expected to cripple the Colombian drug business.
TABLE 1 World's 25 largest cities in the year 2000
Note - * = Annual population increase more than 2% yr. (P) = Port Functions. Source: United Nations Department of International and Social Affairs, Estimates and Projections of Urban, Rural and City Populations. 1950-2025: The 1982 Assessment, (New York: United Nations, 1985). p.147 Defense Mapping Agency Hydrographic Topographic Center, World Per Index (10th Edition), 1986 Publication No. 150.
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Education in Russia for Foreigners: News
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