The Argentine Republic territory, located in the southern end and to the Southwest of South America between Andes Mountain Range and the Atlantic Ocean, is the second biggest in South America and the eighth regarding extension in the world. It is a country organized in a representative and federal way, with 23 provinces and an autonomous city, Buenos Aires, capital and seat of the federal government.
Argentina is an emerging country, recognized by The World Bank as one of South America powers. According to World Wild Fund (WWF) recent report, Argentina is the ninth country (among more than 150 countries) with the greatest natural wealth and biodiversity.
Argentine Republic stopped being an Spanish colony in 1810, becoming a very attractive country for large waves of European, Asian and South American immigrants. That is the reason why Argentina is described as a “melting pot”. Its people hospitality allowed social integration and cultural and economic development.