Medellín was awarded 2013 "Innovative City of the Year" by the Wall Street Journal 52 on March 1 after beating out New York City and Tel Aviv.
3 This has helped create more equal opportunities for all and overcome the barriers to entry to business for poor entrepreneurs with good ideas, but lacking capital, skills and connections.
"City of the Year Sponsored by Citi".Comunidad Clusters Archived at the Wayback Machine.15 Gold mines were developed northeast of Antioquia, thus they needed food supply from nearby agriculture.There are also many departments with a certain autonomy: the Olaya Herrera Airport, the Public Library ( Biblioteca Pública Piloto the College of Antioquia ( Colegio Mayor the Urban Development Enterprise (EDU the Public Service Enterprise (eeppm the Sport and Recreation Institute (inder the General.There are 5820 people per square kilometer in the city.Ethnicities edit According to figures submitted by the dane census 2005, 79 the ethnographic makeup of the city is: During the 17th and 18th centuries, Medellín received many immigrants from Spain citation needed.Paul Lester Wiener and José Luis Sert were the architects who led the project.It was the second museum founded in Colombia and the first in the department of Antioquia.Archived from the original on Retrieved External links edit." preguntas frecuentes west caribbean airways." West Caribbean Airways.In the square are the statue of General Francisco de Paula Santander, the bust of Marceliano Vélez and the monument to the centenary of the University of Antioquia.
In 2012 the busiest domestic flight route was between Jose Maria Cordova Airport and Bogotá while the busiest international route was between Jose Maria Cordova Airport and Panama City.Ruta N is a non-profit in Medellín which helps foreign companies set up office in Medellín.The retired cycling three-time Tour de France stage winner and World Time-Trial Champion Santiago Botero Echeverry and the Olympic Gold Medalist and multiple BMX World Champion Mariana Pajón Londoño are both from Medellín.Zea Plazuela : Dates from the late nineteenth century and still has some houses with original architecture, also called the Square of Francisco Antonio Zea.Medellín's main economic products are steel, textiles, confections, food and beverage, agriculture (from its rural area public services, chemical products, pharmaceuticals, refined oil, and flowers.Diccionario de la lengua española.Culture edit The culture in Medellín is strongly linked to a broader Paisa culture (see next section) whose unique attributes famously include their Spanish accent, cuisine, and hospitality.Currently under construction, the new project is set to open to the public soon.19 20 Art in the early bulletin de la commission des annonces rencontres torino 20th century edit Arts and literature have been an important social element in Medellín."Colombian Organization Receives atla - Bill Melinda Gates Foundation".
The four other libraries added were León de Greiff Library (also known as La Ladera Library Park San Javier Library Park, Bethlehem Library Park, and La Quintana Library Park.
In 2005 the number of deaths was 10,828, in 2004 11,512.