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Matagalpa

 

a city in Nicaragua, administrative center of the department of Matagalpa. Population, 22,600; 74,700 in the metropolitan area (1969). It is the center of a coffee-growing and coffee-processing area. There is cottage manufacture of consumer goods such as footwear and soap.

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Washington: The IDB approved a $133 million loan to improve healthcare in Nicaragua's so-called Dry Corridor, comprising the departments of Nueva Segovia, Madriz, Esteli, Matagalpa and Jinotega.
El padre Zenon habia huido de la diocesis nicaraguense de Matagalpa, a la que pertenecia, luego de que se le fueron acumulando denuncias por sus abusos sexuales, ampliamente documentados por la prensa local, que lo consideraba "el mas peligroso pederasta" de Nicaragua.
The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) has approved a $133 million loan to improve healthcare in Nicaraguas so-called Dry Corridor, comprising the departments of Nueva Segovia, Madriz, Esteli, Matagalpa and Jinotega.
Jose Aquiles Espinoza Fortin is a producer in Madriz, Nicaragua and participant in a climate resiliency project organized by CAFENICA, a non-profit based in Matagalpa, Nicaragua.
From April 19th - April 21st, invitees learned about Comunidad Connect's model for sustainable development, grew in their understanding of health care delivery systems, and made connections with representatives from the Nicaraguan Ministry of Health, the Local System of Integral Health Care, Ohio State University, the National Autonomous University of Nicaragua - Matagalpa, the Red Cross, and other community development institutions working in the region.
Cabezas, himself protagonist and narrator, recalls his life in the neighborhoods of Leon, his subsequent militancy in leftist student movements at the University as well as the time he spent in the mountains of Matagalpa and Jinotega in Northern Nicaragua, after enlisting in the FSLN rural cadres.
Las entrevistas tuvieron lugar en comunidades como Ocotal y Wiwili, en Nueva Segovia; Totogalpa, en Madriz; Bilwi y Rosita, en la Region Autonoma del Atlantico Norte; Yali y Pantasma, en Jinotega; el asentamiento irregular El Timal, y en las ciudades de Jinotega, Matagalpa, Esteli, y Managua.
MATAGALPA, Nicaragua -- Back in 1918, Jacinto Lopez fell in love with the growth and processing of coffee beans.
Ademas, los mismos funcionarios consideraban una gran parte de la costa caribena de Centroamerica como inaccesible, como ocurrio en el caso de la Mosquitia, que se extiende entre el cabo Cameron (Honduras) y el rio Grande de Matagalpa (Nicaragua).
The 30,000 micro meters will be installed in Managua, Matagalpa, Boaco, Carazo, Rio San Juan and other places, plus 42 macrometers in Chinandega, Nueva Segovia, Chontales and other cities.
Look how high that flame is," said Sarahi Pastran as she cooked bananas in her kitchen at the La Hermandad coffee cooperative in San Ramon de Matagalpa in Nicaragua.