Province o Reggio Emilia

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Province o Reggio Emilia
Map heichlichtin the location o the province o Reggio Emilia in Italy
Map heichlichtin the location o the province o Reggio Emilia in Italy
Kintra Italy
Caipital(s)Reggio Emilia
 • PresesSonia Masini (PD)
 • Total2293 km2 (885 sq mi)
 • Total530,343
 • Density230/km2 (600/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
42010-42025, 42028, 42030-42035,
42037, 42039-42049, 42121-42124
Telephone prefix0522, 0536
Vehicle registrationRE
Typical Emilian kintraside.

The Province o Reggio Emilia (Italian: Provincia di Reggio Emilia) is ane o the aicht provinces o the Italian Region o Emilia-Romagna. The caipital ceety, which is the maist densely populatit comune in the Province, is Reggio Emilia.

It haes an aurie o 2,293 km² an, based on the 2010 Istituto Nazionale di Statistica (Istat) census, it haes a total population o 530,343[1]. There are 44 comuni (singular: comune) in the province[2] Rolo, the smawest commune in the Province bi aurie, is the commune fairthest tae the East. Collagna is the commune farthest tae the wast. The border touns o the Province are Ligonchio, which is the smawest commune bi population, tae the sooth an Luzzara in the north. Luzzara is the seicont lairgest commune in Emilia-Romagna an haes the heichest number o foreign naitionals in the region.[3]

The Province is hame tae the historical Canossa Castle, property o the coontess Matilde; it is whaur the famous Walk tae Canossa o Henry IV occurred. Representatives o the free municipalities o Reggio, Modena, Bologna an Ferrara met in Reggio Emilia's Sala del Tricolore in 1797 tae proclaim the Repubblica Cispadana, adoptin the three colour green-white-red flag tae represent their newly formit Republic; it wis later adoptit in 1848 as the naitional flag.[4]

Education[eedit | eedit soorce]

Fower faculties o the University o Modena an Reggio Emilia are locatit in Reggio Emilia. The Faculty of Engineering and Agriculture wis established in Reggio Emilia in 1998, follaeed bi the Faculties of Communication Sciences and of Education Sciences.[5] It is hame tae the Orto Botanico dell'Università di Modena e Reggio Emilia[6]

The Reggio Emilia approach tae preschuil education wis stairtit bi the schuils o Reggio Emilia efter World War II an it's well-kent aw ower the warld, being ane o the maist advancit seestems at present times. It is based an inspired on theories o Malaguzzi, Bruner, Vygotsky, Dewey, Piaget an Gardner. Reggio Emilia helds the International Childhood Centre Loris Malaguzzi, a modren structur whaur the Reggio Emilia approach is implementit, exportit an spread aroond the warld. [7]

Sports[eedit | eedit soorce]

Wi sports arenas includin the Stadio Giglio an Palabigi, Reggio Emilia is hame tae the basketbaw team Pallacanestro Reggiana.[8] The Camparini Gioielli Cup is a yearly challenger-level tennis tournament played on clay in Reggio Emilia.[9] A.C. Reggiana 1919 is the historical soccer team o Reggio Emilia, at the moments plays in the third naitional soccer league Prima Divisione.Stadio Giglio (actual attendance is 29.650) is the hame play grund for the team.[10]

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References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Dati statistici sulla Provincia di Reggio Emilia (Emilia-Romagna), Accessed 10 July 2011.
  2. Provincia di Reggio Emilia (RE) - Regione Emilia-Romagna. Lista dei comuni, Accessed 10 July 2011.
  3. Dati statistici sulla Provincia di Reggio Emilia (Emilia-Romagna), Accessed 10 July 2011.
  4. Archived 2011-08-13 at the Wayback Machine Official Tourist Information Site of the Municipality of Reggio Emilia, Accessed 10 July 2011.
  5. University of Modena and Reggio Emilia (UNIMORE), Brief History of the University, Accessed 10 July 2011.
  6. Archived 2011-07-17 at the Wayback Machine L’Orto Botanico dell'Ateneo di Modena e Reggio Emilia, Accessed 10 July 2011.
  7. Archived 2012-02-25 at the Wayback Machine Accessed 10 July 2011.
  8. Pallacanestro Reggiana Official Site, Accessed 10 July 2011.
  9. Archived 2011-09-30 at the Wayback Machine Camparini Gioielli Cup (Reggio Emilia Challenger) Information, Accessed 10 July 2011.
  10. Information, Accessed 10 July 2011.

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