Porvenir Municipality

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Porvenir Municipality
Municipality
Location within Pando Department
Location within Pando Department
Porvenir Municipality is located in Bolivia
Porvenir Municipality
Porvenir Municipality
Location within Bolivia
Coordinates: 11°14′S 68°41′W / 11.233°S 68.683°W / -11.233; -68.683
Country  Bolivia
Department Pando Department
Province Nicolás Suárez Province
Elevation 728 ft (222 m)
Population (2001)Instituto Nacional de Estadística
 • Total 3,713
Time zone -4 (UTC-4)

Porvenir Municipality is a municipal section of the Nicolás Suárez Province in the Pando Department, Bolivia. Its seat is Porvenir. It was the site of the Porvenir Massacre on September 11, 2008. It is also the birthplace of current Cobija mayor, Ana Lucía Reis.

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Coordinates: 11°14′07″S 68°41′17″W / 11.2353°S 68.6881°W / -11.2353; -68.6881