El Salvador, located in Central America, has a territory which is divided into 14 departments, 35 districts and 262 municipalities. In 1992, after 12 years of civil war, the country managed to achieve peace and democracy. Since 1992, there have been six consecutive democratic presidential elections with peaceful transitions of power. It has an open doors foreign policy which places great importance in regional integration, the protection of its sovereignty and territorial integrity, international cooperation for development, the promotion of economic relations, the care of Salvadorans abroad and respect for Human Rights. El Salvador continues to push forward social development and economic growth to improve the quality of life of its citizens.