Hugo roger martinez graduated as engineer at the university of el salvador with a master's degree in engineering on formation and employment systems from the university of toulouse, france master's degree in business administration from the central american university doctor jose simeon cañas , el salvador and human resources administration at the latin american university of science. Center for the study of intelligence world leaders skip to content the central intelligence agency publishes and updates the online directory of chiefs of. Since the spanish conquest in the 16th century, a single resource has dominated el salvador: land like its central american neighbors, el salvador was organized into a giant plantation for luxury commodities: cocoa, indigo and, in the 1800s, coffee. A list of famous people from panama including actors, actresses, explorers, inventors, musicians, politicians, singers, sport stars and more - by worldatlascom.
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Carecen provides education, enrichment and leadership development programs for children, youth and adults through its parent center, with a central american. Pre-columbian civilizations: pre-columbian civilizations, the aboriginal american indian cultures that evolved in mesoamerica (part of mexico and central america) and the andean region (western south america) prior to spanish exploration and conquest in the 16th century. Under the leadership of a new colonies in south america for resources and markets rates are in africa and latin america countries in central america, like. Pyramid cultures of ancient central and south america people in central america created the famous stepped pyramids like those you can see at chichen itza and.
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