INSTITUTIONS OF
SPAIN
UNIT

12
SPANISH
CONSTITUTION
TERRITORIAL ORGANISATION

Spain is in the Northern Hemisphere, in southwestern
Europe.
Spanish territories include: Iberia...
IBERIAN PENINSULA: begins south of
the Pyrenees. It's bathed by seas: the Bay
of Biscay (N), the Atlantic Ocean (W) and
th...
SPAIN'S BORDERS
A border is the line or frontier that separates one country fron another.
Two types:

Natural Borders are ...
ORGANISATION
Spain is divided in 17 Autonomous
Communities and two Autonomous
Cities: Ceuta and Melilla.
Autonomous Commun...
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INSTITUTIONS OF SPAIN (1)

  1. 1. INSTITUTIONS OF SPAIN UNIT 12
  2. 2. SPANISH CONSTITUTION
  3. 3. TERRITORIAL ORGANISATION Spain is in the Northern Hemisphere, in southwestern Europe. Spanish territories include: Iberian Peninsula, Canary Islands, Balearic Islands, smaller Islands, Ceuta and Melilla.
  4. 4. IBERIAN PENINSULA: begins south of the Pyrenees. It's bathed by seas: the Bay of Biscay (N), the Atlantic Ocean (W) and the Mediterranean Sea (E &S). CANARY ISLANDS: in the Atlantic Ocean, off the coast of Africa. Seven main Islands: El Hierro, Fuerteventura, gran Canaria, La Gomera, Lanzarote, La Palma and Tenerife. BALEARIC ISLANDS: in the Mediterranean Sea. Fije main Islands: Cabrera, Formentera, Ibiza, Mallorca and Menorca. The cities of CEUTA and MELILLA: in the Northern Africa on the Mediterranean Coast.
  5. 5. SPAIN'S BORDERS A border is the line or frontier that separates one country fron another. Two types: Natural Borders are natural landforms that separate two countries: mountains, seas, rivers, deserts... Political borders are líneas established by agreement ( acuerdo) between two countries. North: France, Andorra and the Bay of Biscay. South: The Mediterranean Sea, Morocco and the Atlantic Ocean. East: The Mediterranean Sea. West: Portugal and the Atlantic Ocean.
  6. 6. ORGANISATION Spain is divided in 17 Autonomous Communities and two Autonomous Cities: Ceuta and Melilla. Autonomous Communities and Cities are governed by an Autonomous Parliament, a president and a government. Provinces by aProvincial Council except in the Canary Islands because Each Island is governed by an InterIsland Council. Municipalities are governed by a mayor and local councillors.
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