Gaigirgordub, Guna Yala

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Gaigirgordub
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Gaigirgordub, Guna Yala is located in Panama
Gaigirgordub, Guna Yala
Coordinates: 9°33′31″N 78°56′54″W / 9.55861°N 78.94844°W / 9.55861; -78.94844Coordinates: 9°33′31″N 78°56′54″W / 9.55861°N 78.94844°W / 9.55861; -78.94844
CountryPanama
ComarcaGuna Yala
Time zoneUTC-5

Gaigirgordub,[1] called El Porvenir (Spanish pronunciation: [el poɾ.βeˈniɾ]) until July 1, 2016, is the capital of the Panamanian comarca (indigenous territory) of Guna Yala. The settlement is located on a small island and contains a landing strip, a museum (the Museo de la Nación Guna, or Museum of the Guna Nation), a hotel, government offices, and an artisans' cooperative.[2] There is also a small beach.[2][3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Cabecera de Guna Yala cambia de nombre". La Estrella de Panamá (in Spanish). 13 July 2016. Retrieved 26 April 2019.
  2. ^ a b William Friar. Panama. Moon Handbooks (2008), p. 397.
  3. ^ "Panama". google.com.

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