Empire Fédéral du Nouveau-Lochaber
| Empire Fédéral du Nouveau-Lochaber |
French :Le Peuple est fort, l'Empire est fier, l'Empereur Défend
Glencoe, Lochaber, Scotland
Montpellier, Occitanie, France
|Government||Absolute Monarchy (with a secondary constitution)|
|- Emperor||Goran I|
|Legislature||Council of Ministers|
|Established||12 January 2019|
|National sport||Swimming and fishing|
|National animal||Scots cats|
|Patron saint||St. Andrews and Saint Roch|
The Empire Fédéral du Nouveau-Lochaber (Federal Empire of Nouveau-Lochaber), commonly known as Nouveau-Lochaber, is a micronation located in the Scottish Highlands and the French city of Montpellier(where the imperial city is based). Nouveau-Lochaber is an absolute monarchy. The Empire became Federal the 11th of November 2020, to a better governance all over the territory.
The etymology of Nouveau-Lochaber can be divided into two parts:
- the ancient Province of Lochaber(or the British constiuency of Ross, Skye and Lochaber), where Nouveau-Lochaber's Scottish territory, the village of Glencoe, is located
- the French word "nouveau", which can be derived from the Latin word "novus"(meaning "new")
Nouveau-Lochaber was founded on 1 December 2019. On the same day, the Empire's present territories were claimed.
Politics and government
Nouveau-Lochaber is an absolute monarchy; that is, the Emperor has all powers inside the government. The judicial system of Nouveau-Lochaber is managed by the Imperial Supreme Court.
Law and order
All forms of segregation or discriminations, whether by race, origin, or gender, are outlawed in Nouveau-Lochaber. In addition, the Emperor holds final say in a trial. The Empire does not have a standing army; however, it is defined in the constitution.
The monarchy of Nouveau-Lochaber is headed by an Emperor or Empress, depending on the monarch's gender. The current Emperor is Goran I, who may be styled as Goran I of Montpellier.
- United Nations(referring to all U.N members)
- Any micronations that wish to conduct foreign relations.
Geography and climate
The geography and climate of Nouveau-Lochaber can change depending from territory to territory. In Glencoe, the average temperature is 8.6°C(47.5°F), and lies 12m above sea level. In Montpellier, France, the average weather is 20°C(68°F), and sits 30m above sea level.
Culture and media
The culture of Nouveau-Lochaber is based upon the cultures of the Scottish Highlands and the French region of Occitanie.
Honorifics decorations and titles
Work in progress