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  • Should environmental protection be prioritized against resource extraction.

    And as the world gathers in Rio de Janeiro on June 20 to discuss strategies to move forward in a more sustainable future, locals like Mbywangi in Paraguay - who are not necessarily environmentalists with ideals about pristine lands but locals on the front lines of protection - have the self-interest to conserve as a source of income and sustainable way of life.

  • Resolved: In a democracy, voting ought to be compulsory

    Conversely, countries such as Greece, Ecuador and Paraguay have compulsory voting, yet still have relatively low turnouts. My opponent also talks about how Greece, Ecuador, and Paraguay have compulsory voting yet maintain low turnouts. Some countries have compulsory voting, but do not enforce it, as could be the case in Greece, Ecuador, and Paraguay.

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  • Which South American country would you rather vacation to?

    Covering most of the Southern Cone, it is bordered by Bolivia and Paraguay to the north, Brazil to the northeast, Uruguay and the Atlantic Ocean to the east, Chile to the west and the waters of the Drake Passage to the south.With a mainland area of 2,780,400 km², Argentina is the eighth-largest country in the world, the second largest in Latin America and the largest among Spanish-speaking nations. Covering most of the Southern Cone, it is bordered by Bolivia and Paraguay to the north, Brazil to the northeast, Uruguay and the Atlantic Ocean to the east, Chile to the west and the waters of the Drake Passage to the south.With a mainland area of 2,780,400 km², Argentina is the eighth-largest country in the world, the second largest in Latin America and the largest among Spanish-speaking nations. Covering most of the Southern Cone, it is bordered by Bolivia and Paraguay to the north, Brazil to the northeast, Uruguay and the Atlantic Ocean...

  • Who has the best food?

    It includes thirteen sovereign states – Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Guyana, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago, Uruguay, and Venezuela – and two non-sovereign areas – French Guiana, an overseas region of France, and the Falkland Islands, a British Overseas Territory.

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  • Plus/Minus Other World Allies Game

    Guatemala +1 Russia -1 Shanghai Cooperation Organization: * China (3) * Kazakhstan (3) * Kyrgyzstan (3) * Russia (2) * Tajikistan (3) * Uzbekistan (3) * India (3) * Iran (3) * Mongolia (3) MERCOSUR (Central American, as well.) * Bolivia (3) * Colombia (3) * Ecuador (3) * Peru (3) * Argentina (3) * Brazil (3) * Paraguay (3) * Uruguay (3) * Venezuela (3) * Chile (3) * Guyana (3) * Suriname (3) * Guatemala (4) * Mexico (3)Russia (+1): At 9/28/2010 2:59:26 PM, BellumQuodPacis wrote: : : Shanghai Cooperation Organization: : * China (3) : * Kazakhstan (3) : * Kyrgyzstan (3) : * Russia (2) : * Tajikistan (3) : * Uzbekistan (3) : * India (3) : * Iran <strong>(4)</strong> : * Mongolia (3) : MERCOSUR (Central American, as well.) : * Bolivia (3) : * Colombia (3) : * Ecuador <strong>(2)</strong> : * Peru (3) : * Argentina (3) : * Brazil (3) : * Paraguay (3) : * Uruguay...

  • History of South America

    All that I know is that there was a war called "the war of the triple alliance", it was about 3 countries (Brazil, Argentina and Uruguay) vs 1 country (Paraguay). : : All that I know is that there was a war called "the war of the triple alliance", it was about 3 countries (Brazil, Argentina and Uruguay) vs 1 country (Paraguay). I don't know much about the War of the Trople Alliance, but it involved a megalomaniacal Paraguayan President named Solano Lopez and resulted in the death of a huge percentage of Paraguay's population - some say 60%.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Q:
    What are the common languages in Paraguay?
  • A:
    Spanish and Ukrainian are the official languages for this country.
  • Q:
    What is the capital of the country, Paraguay?
  • A:
    Asunción is the capital.
  • Q:
    Who are some well-known people that were born in Paraguay?
  • A:
    Famous people born in Paraguay include:
    - Renée Ferrer de Arréllaga
    - Cindy Taylor
    - Felipe Molas López
    - Celso Esquivel
    - Emilio Martinez
    - Catalino Rivarola
    - Nelson Haedo Valdez
  • Q:
    What type of government is established in Paraguay?
  • A:
    The government regime is a Republic.
  • Q:
    What type of money is officially accepted in Paraguay?
  • A:
    The currencies accepted in this country include the Paraguayan guaraní and Paraguayan peso.
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