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Comarca

1. In Spanish-speaking countries, a political subdivision equivalent to a county.

2. In Portuguese-speaking countries, a judicial district.
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8 million funded electricity extension programs in numerous rural communities and off-grid power systems in the indigenous comarcas of Guna Yala and Embera Wounnan.
Trata-se de Governo de Mineiros: de como meter as Minas numa moenda e beber-lhe o caldo dourado--1693 a 1737, de Maria Veronica Campos, e Administracao, justica e relacoes de poder: ouvidorias de comarcas nas Minas setecentistas, de autoria de Maria Elisa de Campos Souza.
Along with the state of emergency, Moscoso appointed a commission to oversee programs to address the social and economic deficits that afflict the major indigenous comarcas.
Furthermore, local officials and representatives from 66 indigenous comarcas countered government claims that only 13% of the local basic-grain crops had been destroyed.
Contact point(s): Instituto para el Desarrollo de las Comarcas del Ebro
Working closely with the Panamanian Secretariat for Development in the Darien and Annexed Comarcas (SEPRODACAN), the Panamanian National Border Service (SENAFRONT) remains the operational mainstay of this strategy, performing humanitarian assistance and community policing missions in addition to its regular duties.
The Sustainable Production Systems and Conservation of Biodiversity Project, to be implemented by the National Environment Authority of Panama (ANAM) over five years, will advance safeguarding efforts in seven provinces, two indigenous people s regions ( comarcas ) and two indigenous people s territories.
5 million on health and education projects in indigenous comarcas, with the aim of alleviating indigenous poverty.
The proposed operation targets water and sanitation interventions in rural communities and indigenous Comarcas which are considered to have among the poorest populations of Panama with no (or very limited) access to water supply and sanitary connections.
As comarcas e as camaras municipais foram alertadas por diversas portarias e comunicados reservados, pelo menos ate 1854.
La estratificacion se realizo segun el ambito geografico en el que se ubicaba el centro proveedor, que se correspondian con los llamados Ambitos Funcionales Territoriales (AFT), definidos como agrupaciones de comarcas a partir de un sistema urbano central y unos sistemas urbanos con cierto grado de dependencia.
Under President Omar Torrijos, the government began amending the constitution to include: education based on the right to preserve, develop, and respect identity and cultural heritage; the right to study and conserve "aboriginal languages;" the freedom of religion and of land ownership; and self-governing bodies known as comarcas for each regional territory.