Sergipe, Brazil Overview

Sergipe, Brazil Overview

The smallest state in Brazil, Sergipe is also one of the largest producers and exporters of oil and oranges in the country. The coast of the state, with untouched natural landscapes, and the historic cities listed by the heritage are an important pole of tourist attraction in the Northeast region. The state of Sergipe (in […]

Geography of Tocantins

Geography of Tocantins

A dream nurtured for almost two centuries by the population that inhabited the north of the former state of Goiás , the creation of the state of Tocantins gave an important impetus to the population of north-central Brazil and opened a new development front towards the interior of the country, in a region with a […]

All About Minas Gerais 2

The population of Minas Gerais The state of Minas Gerais has about 21 million inhabitants. In 2013, it occupied the ninth position in the ranking of the national HDI, with an index of 0.731. Life expectancy at birth was 77.7 years and the illiteracy rate reached 6% of the population in 2018. Of the total […]

Minas Gerais 1

All About Minas Gerais 1

Owner of the second largest industrial park in Brazil, Minas Gerais is one of the three richest states in the country. The mineral and steel sectors stand out, alongside historic tourism. Cradle of the gold cycle, Minas brings the marks of the past. Historical aspects Until the middle of the 17th century, the Portuguese-Brazilian presence […]

Before the trip to Saint Martin

Before the trip to Saint Martin

Passport and Visa Nordic citizens do not need a visa to travel to Saint Martin / St Marteen if you stay shorter than 30 days. Check that your passport is valid until the day after the return journey. The passport must not be cracked or broken. Vaccinations and health Make sure you have good comprehensive […]

Brazilian Biomes

Brazilian Biomes

To talk about nature in a broader and more explanatory way, it is necessary to know some key concepts, ideal for understanding it in its entirety. One of these concepts is the so-called biome . By biome, it is understood a set of ecosystems that live in balance and function in a stable way, coexisting […]

São Francisco River Basin

Major Basins in Brazil

Amazon Basin With 3.9 million km 2 , the Amazon is the largest river basin in the world. It bathes almost half of the Brazilian territory. The main river in this basin, the Amazonas, is the most extensive and the largest volume of water in the entire globe. We know that the Amazon River is […]

Brazilian river basin

Platinum Basin: the River Plate Basin

The second major Brazilian river basin is Platina, also called the La Plata Basin or the Paraná-Paraguay-Uruguay system. In addition to the 1,415,245 km 2 (or just over 16% of the Brazilian territory), the Platinum Basin covers lands in Paraguay, Argentina and Uruguay. According to Petsinclude.com, the Southern Region of Brazil is characterized by the […]

Montenegro Coastline near Kotor

Sights in Montenegro

Montenegro is an up-and-coming holiday region on the southeastern Adriatic coast. The beautiful country in the Balkans has been an independent state since June 2006 and was previously part of the Republic of Yugoslavia. The capital and at the same time the largest city of the country is Podgorica, which has around 150,000 inhabitants and […]

ALGARVE

Algarve Travel Guide

Sunny beaches and golf in the Algarve. The Algarve has some of the best beaches in Portugal, but there are plenty to do for active holidaymakers. The Algarve in southern Portugal is one of the most popular destinations in Europe for both beach and golf holidaymakers. The area has charming towns and numerous activity opportunities. The […]

AO NANG

Ao Nang Travel Guide

Ao Nang offers a gateway to white sandy beaches. Ao Nang is a typical Thai package travel destination with easy access to desert islands and interesting excursion destinations. Located in Krabi, Ao Nang Resort offers guests the perfect convenience. Great trip to white beaches A tourist heading to Krabi will most likely end up staying at Ao […]

Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe Public Policy

2020 June Corruption suspect minister arrested June 19 Zimbabwe is a country located in the region of Eastern Africa. The country’s health minister Obadiah Moyo is arrested on suspicion of corruption in connection with the procurement of medical supplies that would have been used in the fight against the corona pandemic. Countryaah: Country facts and […]

Zambia

Zambia Public Policy

Current policy Zambia is a country located in the region of Eastern Africa. From 1991, when the one-party state was abolished and multi-party systems were reintroduced, and two decades ahead, Zambia was ruled by the Social Democratic Party Movement for Multiparty Democracy (MMD). The 2011 election led to a historic shift in power when the […]

Uganda

Uganda Public Policy

Current policy Uganda is a country located in the region of Eastern Africa. Before Yoweri Museveni became Ugandan president, he criticized former African leaders for sitting too long in power. Now he and his party National Resistance Movement (NRM) have often called only the Movement, governed Uganda since 1986. Museveni clearly won in the presidential […]

Tunisia

Tunisia Public Policy

Current policy Tunisia is a country located in the region of Northern Africa. Tunisia has been cited as a positive example among the countries shaken by popular revolts during the Arab Spring of 2011. The 2014 constitution is considered to be the most liberal in the Arab world. In the elections held the same year, […]

Togo

Togo Public Policy

Current policy Togo is a country located in the region of Western Africa. Contrary to the Constitution, Faure Gnassingbé assumed power in Togo when his dictatorial father Etienne (Gnassingbé) Eyadéma passed away in 2005. The father had ruled the country for 38 years. President Gnassingbé has since been re-elected three times: 2010, 2015 and 2020. […]

Tanzania

Tanzania Public Policy

Current policy Tanzania is a country located in the region of Eastern Africa. The ruling Revolutionary Party (CCM) has largely dominated Tanzanian politics since it was formed in 1977. After CCM politician John Magufuli won in a contentious presidential election in 2015, Tanzania has gone in a clearly authoritarian direction. Oppression against the opposition has […]

Swaziland

Swaziland Public Policy

Current policy Swaziland is a country located in the region of Southern Africa. For decades, Swaziland’s political scene has been marked by contradictions between the almost single-government royal house with supporters and advocates of democracy organized in a number of groups. Regular political parties are in practice prohibited. King Mswati III, regent since 1986, and […]

Sudan

Sudan Public Policy

Current policy Sudan is a country located in the region of Northern Africa. In August 2019, a transitional government took office in Sudan, four months after the country’s authoritarian president Omar al-Bashir was toppled in a military coup after 30 years in power. The transitional regime consists of a civil-military council and a civilian government […]

South Sudan

South Sudan Public Policy

Current policy South Sudan is a country located in the region of Eastern Africa. South Sudan’s outbreak of Sudan on July 9, 2011 is one of the biggest political events in Africa since the decolonization in the 1960s. Despite increased tension between northern and southern Sudan before independence, the division was peaceful. But South Sudan’s […]

South Africa

South Africa Public Policy

Current policy South Africa is a country located in the region of Southern Africa. The African National Congress (ANC) has dominated the parliament since 1994, but support for the party has gradually declined since the peak of almost 70 per cent in 2004. Recent years of corruption scandals, high unemployment and large income gaps, the […]

Somalia

Somalia Public Policy

Current policy Somalia is a country located in the region of Eastern Africa. Somalia has lacked a functioning central government since the dictator Siad Barre was overthrown in 1991. The militant Islamist group al-Shabaab has lost ground since 2011, but continues to fight the government in Mogadishu by force. In Northern Somaliland and to some […]

Sierra Leone

Sierra Leone Public Policy

Current policy Sierra Leone is a country located in the region of Western Africa. After the long civil war of 1991–2002, Sierra Leone has become relatively stable. The democratic system seems to have taken hold and the country has had fairly good economic growth. But an outbreak of the contagious disease Ebola 2014 at least […]

Seychelles

Seychelles Public Policy

Current policy Seychelles is a country located in the region of Eastern Africa. The United Seychelles (formerly SPPF and Parti Lepep) have ruled the Seychelles since 1977. The party took power in a coup that year, ruled in a one-party system 1979-1993 and then won all elections until the fall of 2016, when it was […]

Senegal

Senegal Public Policy

Current policy Senegal is a country located in the region of Western Africa. Following the victory of the presidential election in March 2012, Macky Sall of the Alliance for the Republic-Hope Party (APR-Yakaar) launched economic reforms to boost growth and invested heavily in new infrastructure, including new freeways and high-speed trains. His government has also […]

São Tomé and Príncipe

Sao Tome and Principe Public Policy

Current policy Sao Tome and Principe is a country located in the region of Central Africa. A power struggle between the Pinto da Costa and Trovoada families characterizes the country’s politics. Thus, the conditions for collaboration were not the best when Manuel Pinto da Costa returned as president after the 2011 election and would be […]

Rwanda

Rwanda Public Policy

Current policy Rwanda is a country located in the region of Eastern Africa. After the 1994 genocide, Rwanda has been rebuilt and is now considered a stable country. The economy is in order, corruption is limited and almost all children are allowed to attend school. But success has a downside. Rwanda has evolved into what […]