Life in El Salvador

El Salvador Departments

El Salvador Departments and Municipalities. Get to know them.

El Salvador Departments. To better manage and govern the densely populated country, El Salvador is divided into 14 departments and 262 municipalities. The country’s departments or states do not have … Read more

El Salvador political parties

El Salvador political parties.

El Salvador political parties. Salvadoran democracy has a multi-party system that allows multiple political parties across the political spectrum to run for any local and national election. The political parties … Read more

El Salvador Legislative Assembly

El Salvador Legislative Assembly or Salvadoran Congress.

El Salvador Legislative Assembly is one of the three branches of government in El Salvadoran; the other two are the Judicial branch and Executive branch. In short, the Legislative Assembly … Read more

El Salvador crime profile

El Salvador Crime Profile.

This story originally appeared on InsightCrime.org on Septe, 2mber 17, 2017. El Salvador Crime Profile. El Salvador is a relatively small but growing player in the drug trafficking business. It … Read more

President Nayib Bukele

Nayib Bukele, President of El Salvador from 2019 to 2024.

Nayib Bukele is the current president of El Salvador; he was sworn in as president on June 1st, 2019, and it will serve a five-year term ending in 2024. At … Read more

Salvador Sanchez Ceren

Salvador Sanchez Ceren. The 45th president of El Salvador.

Ex-president Salvador Sanchez Ceren served as the 45th president of El Salvador; Ceren was the 2nd consecutive FMLN president. His presidential term was from June 1st 2014 to…

Panama Country Profile

Panama Country Profile.

This story originally appeared on InsightCrime.org on April 24, 2018. PanamaCountry Profile in Crime. Panama’s location connecting Central and South America has made it a key transit point for illicit … Read more

Costa Rica Country Profile

Costa Rica Country Profile.

This story originally appeared on InsightCrime.org on November 27, 2019. Costa Rica Country Profile in Crime. Costa Rica has traditionally been perceived as a bastion of security in crime-ravaged Central … Read more

Nicaragua Country Profile

Nicaragua Country Profile.

This story originally appeared on InsightCrime.org on June 14, 2018. Nicaragua Country Profile in Crime. Nicaragua has long been one of the least violent countries in Latin America and the … Read more

Honduras Country profile

Honduras Country Profile.

This story originally appeared on InsightCrime.org on August 27, 2018. Honduras Country Profile in Crime. Honduras is one of the most important drug trafficking operation centers between South America and … Read more