Honduras

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Honduras is part of:
Central America · Latin America and Caribbean ·
Water Basins of Honduras:
Chamelecon · Choluteca · Coco-Segovia · Goascoran · Lempa · Motaqua · Negro ·
Facts & Figures edit
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Capital Tegucigalpa
Neighbouring Countries El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras
Total Area 112,090 km2
  - Water 200 km2 (0.18%) / 18 m2/ha
  - Land 111,890 km2
Coastline 820 km
Population 7,204,723 (64 inhab./km2)
HDIA 0.7 (2007)
Gini CoefficientA 53.8 (1995)
Nominal GDPB $13,780 million
GDP (PPP) Per CapitaB $3,700
National UN Presence FAO, UNDP, WHO, UNICEF
Land UseC
  - Cultivated Land 14,255 km2 (12.74%)
     - Arable 10,663 km2 (9.53%)
     - Permanent Crops 3,592 km2 (3.21%)
     - Irrigated 800 km2
  - Non cultivated 178,234 km2 (87.26%)
Average Annual RainfallD 1976 mm
Renewable Water ResourcesE 95.9 km3
Water WithdrawalsF 0.86 km3/yr
  - For Agricultural Use 80%
  - For Domestic Use 8%
  - For Industrial Use 12%
  - Per Capita 134 m3
Population with safe access to
  - Improved Water Source 87%
     - Urban population 95%
     - Rural population 81%
  - Improved Sanitation 69%
     - Urban population 87%
     - Rural population 54%
References & Remarks
A UNDP Human Development Report
B CIA World Factbook and Wikipedia
C CIA World Factbook Country Profiles
D Aquastat - FAO's Information System on Water and Agriculture
E CIA World Factbook
F Earthtrends

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News

Country Profile: Climate, Geography, Socio-Economic Context

Country Profile: Water Bodies and Resources

Country Profile: Legal and Institutional Environment

Country Profile: Water Sector Coordination

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Country Profile: Trends in Water Use, Management and Sanitation

Country Profile: Challenges and Opportunities

Articles

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  2. Honduras/projects ‎(1,224 views) . . WikiBot
  3. Honduras/publications ‎(1,099 views) . . WikiBot
  4. Honduras/who is who ‎(868 views) . . WikiBot
  5. Honduras/Maps ‎(1,021 views) . . WikiBot


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Projects and Case Studies

Projects in or about Honduras

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  1. Water Platform Honduras ‎(2,642 views) . . WikiBot
  2. Support Program for Construction of the Aqueduct Valley, Nacaome ‎(1,880 views) . . WikiBot
  3. Strengthening the Network of Fishworkers for Responsible Management of the Caratasca Lagoon System, Honduras ‎(1,914 views) . . WikiBot
  4. Reconstructing and Improving the water and sewerage system of Tegucigalpa, Honduras ‎(1,893 views) . . WikiBot
  5. Protection and Management of Water Resources in Village of the Flowers, Honduras ‎(2,210 views) . . WikiBot
  6. Prevention of Pollution in two indigenous communities in the Coco River, Nicaragua ‎(2,506 views) . . WikiBot
  7. Economic Governance of Water and Sanitation, Honduras ‎(3,050 views) . . WikiBot
  8. Conservation Committee of sea turtles in Honduras ‎(3,138 views) . . WikiBot


Case studies in or about Honduras

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  1. The Case of the Trifinio Plan in the Upper Lempa: Opportunities and Challenges for the Shared Management of Central American Transnational Basins ‎(10,828 views) . . Katy.norman
  2. Water Conflict and Cooperation/Lempa River Basin ‎(10,780 views) . . Katy.norman


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Publications

5 most recently updated publications on Honduras
  1. Water Conflict and Cooperation/Lempa River Basin ‎(10,780 views) . . Katy.norman
  2. The Case of the Trifinio Plan in the Upper Lempa: Opportunities and Challenges for the Shared Management of Central American Transnational Basins ‎(10,828 views) . . Katy.norman


5 most popular publications on Honduras
  1. The Case of the Trifinio Plan in the Upper Lempa: Opportunities and Challenges for the Shared Management of Central American Transnational Basins ‎(10,828 views) . . Katy.norman
  2. Water Conflict and Cooperation/Lempa River Basin ‎(10,780 views) . . Katy.norman


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Who is Who

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References

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External Resources

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