Guatemala is divided into 22 departments (Spanish: departamentos)which are in turn divided into 340 municipalities.
In addition, Guatemala has previously claimed that all or part of the nation of Belize is a department of Guatemala (as a part of the Province of Verapaz), and this claim is sometimes reflected in maps of the region. Guatemala formally recognized Belize in 1991, but the border disputes between the two nations have not been resolved.
|Department||Map #||ISO 3166-2:GT||Capital||Area (km2)||Population|
|Quiché||7||GT-QC||Santa Cruz del Quiché||8,378||949,261||21|
|San Marcos||17||GT-SM||San Marcos||2,397||1,032,277||29|
Guatemala's major diplomatic interests are regional security and increasingly, regional development and economic integration.
The Archipelago of San Andrés, Providencia and Santa Catalina, or, in everyday language, San Andrés and Providencia, is one of the departments of Colombia. It consists of two island groups in the Caribbean Sea about 775 km (482 mi) northwest of mainland Colombia, and eight outlying banks and reefs. The largest island of the archipelago is called San Andrés and its capital is San Andrés. The other large islands are Providencia and Santa Catalina Islands which lie to the north-east of San Andrés; their capital is Santa Isabel.
Francisco Marroquín University, also known by the abbreviation UFM, is a private, secular university in Guatemala City, Guatemala. It describes its mission as "to teach and disseminate the ethical, legal, and overall economic principles of a society of free and responsible persons."
The following is an alphabetical list of topics related to the Republic of Nicaragua.
The Belizean–Guatemalan territorial dispute is an unresolved territorial dispute between the states of Belize and Guatemala, neighbours in Central America. The territory of Belize has been claimed in whole or in part by Guatemala since 1821.
The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to Guatemala:
The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to Honduras:
The following is an alphabetical list of topics related to the Republic of Costa Rica.
The following is an alphabetical list of topics related to the Republic of El Salvador.
The following is an alphabetical list of topics related to the Republic of Guatemala.
This is an Index of Central America-related articles. This index defines Central America as the seven nations of Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, and Panama.
The following is an alphabetical list of topics related to the Republic of Panamá.
The following is an alphabetical list of topics related to the nation of Belize.
The following is an alphabetical list of topics related to the Republic of Bolivia.
The following is an alphabetical list of topics related to the Republic of Honduras.
The Community of Latin American and Caribbean States is a regional bloc of Latin American and Caribbean states thought out on February 23, 2010, at the Rio Group–Caribbean Community Unity Summit, and created on December 3, 2011, in Caracas, Venezuela, with the signature of The Declaration of Caracas. It consists of 32 sovereign countries in the Americas. Due to the focus of the organization on Latin American and Caribbean countries, other countries and territories in the Americas, Brazil, Canada and the United States, as well as the overseas territories in the Americas of France, the Netherlands, Denmark (Greenland) and the United Kingdom are not included.