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(República de Colombia). State of South America (1,141,748 km²). Capital: Bogotá. Administrative division: provinces (33). Population: 44.450.260 residents (2008 estimate). Language: Spanish (official), the Amerindians of the plateau use the Chibchalanguage, those of the Selva Amazonian languages. Religion: Catholics 92.5%, Protestants 2.8%, Muslims 0.2%, others 4.5%. Monetary unit: Colombian peso (100 cents). Human Development Index: 0.787 (80th place). Borders: Sea of ​​the Antilles (N), Venezuela and Brazil (E), Peru and Ecuador (S), Pacific Ocean (W), Panama (NW). Member of: OAS, UN and WTO, MERCOSUR associate. According to COUNTRYAAH, Colombia is a nation in South America, the capital city of which is Bogota. The latest population of Colombia is 50,882,902. TRANSPORTHINT: Lists and descriptions of main religions and beliefs in Colombia, including religion demographics and statistics on Christianity, Islam, Judaism, etc.
Peace agreement
In the peace negotiations with the FARC rebels on September 23, 2015 in Havana, an agreement on the controversial prosecution was reached. A comprehensive amnesty was agreed for so-called political crimes committed by the FARC. On the other hand, crimes against humanity and war crimes should be punished and victims should be compensated. On June 23, 2016, the government and the FARC first signed a ceasefire, on August 24, 2016 a peace treaty was signed, which was signed in Cartagena on September 26, 2016. The remaining 5,800 FARC fighters were then to be disarmed in various demobilization areas under international supervision. In addition, the FARC organization was guaranteed parliamentary representation. In addition, they agreed on a land reform. The bloody conflict with the FARC guerrillas that broke out in 1964, the clashes with the ELN, acts of violence by paramilitary groups and drug crime had claimed over 220,000 victims by 2017 and forced over 7 million people to flee. In a referendum on October 2, 2016, however, with a turnout of only 37% of those eligible, 50.2% of the voters rejected the peace agreement. Critics had v. a. judged the penalties provided for the FARC fighters to be too mild. For the efforts to the peaceful settlement of the conflict became president In 2016, however, with a turnout of only 37% of those eligible, 50.2% of the voters rejected the peace agreement. Critics had v. a. judged the penalties provided for the FARC fighters to be too mild. For the efforts to the peaceful settlement of the conflict became president In 2016, however, with a turnout of only 37% of those eligible, 50.2% of the voters rejected the peace agreement. Critics had v. a. judged the penalties provided for the FARC fighters to be too mild. For the efforts to the peaceful settlement of the conflict became president Santos Calderón was nevertheless awarded the Nobel Peace Prize. After renegotiations, the FARC and the government finally agreed on a revised peace treaty in November 2016, which was approved by the parliament in Bogotá on November 30, 2016. The presidential elections on May 27, 2018 initially did not produce a winner. After the election on June 17, 2018, Santos Calderón’s successor was the right-wing conservative lawyer I. Duque.

GMAT Test Centers in Colombia

GMAT Testing Locations We have found 2 GMAT test centres in Colombia, located in Bogota and Medellin. For specific test dates of 2019, please refer to the end of this page. #1. Universidad Nacional de Colombia Calle 65 78-28 Medellin Colombia Phone: +57 4 – 4255268 Test Center Information Indicaciones: Cerca al Éxito de Robledo y… Read More »

TOEFL Test Centers in Colombia

Universidad Santo Tomas – Instituto de Lenguas Fray Bernardo – STN15207A Carrera 9 No. 51 – 11, Bogota, Colombia UNIVERSIDAD EAN – STN19445A Cra 11. 78-47 Room: 312 (laboratorio De Idiom, Bogota Dc, Colombia Multilingua – STN13582A Calle 51 13 46 Piso 5, Bogota, Colombia ITTS Bogota (c/o Fundacion de Educacion Superior San Jose) –… Read More »