The Latin Union is an international organization of nations that use Romance languages. Its aim is to protect, project, and promote the common cultural heritage of Latin peoples and unifying identities of the Latin, and Latin-influenced, world. It was created in 1954 in Madrid, Spain, and its membership rose from 12 to 32 states, including countries in North America, South America, Europe, Africa, and the Asia-Pacific region.
The official names of the Latin Union are: Union Latine in French, Unione Latina in Italian, União Latina in Portuguese, Uniunea Latină in Romanian, Unión Latina in Spanish, and Unió Llatina in Catalan.
- Dominican Republic
- Puerto Rico