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ABC News is the news division of the American Broadcasting Company (ABC), owned by the Disney Media Networks division of The Walt Disney Company.
Abengourou is a city in eastern Ivory Coast.
Abidjan is the economic capital of Côte d'Ivoire and is one of the most populous French-speaking cities in Africa.
Aboisso is a town in south-eastern Ivory Coast.
Abron (Brõ) or Bono is the language of the Abron people and a major dialect of the Akan language of Central Ghana.
The Abron or Bono are an Akan people of West Africa.
Adzopé is the town in south-eastern Ivory Coast.
The African and Malagasy Union (AMU) (Union Africaine et Malgache (UAM)) was an intergovernmental organization created to promote cooperation among newly independent states in Francophone Africa.
The African Union (AU) is a continental union consisting of all 55 countries on the African continent, extending slightly into Asia via the Sinai Peninsula in Egypt.
AfroBasket 2013 was the 27th FIBA Africa Championship, played under the rules of FIBA, the world governing body for basketball, and the FIBA Africa thereof.
Agboville is the town in south-eastern Ivory Coast.
Agnéby-Tiassa Region is one of the 31 regions of Ivory Coast.
Agriculture is the cultivation of land and breeding of animals and plants to provide food, fiber, medicinal plants and other products to sustain and enhance life.
Agriculture was the foundation of the economy in Ivory Coast and its main source of growth.
Ahmadiyya (officially, the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community or the Ahmadiyya Muslim Jama'at; الجماعة الإسلامية الأحمدية, transliterated: al-Jamā'ah al-Islāmiyyah al-Aḥmadiyyah; احمدیہ مسلم جماعت) is an Islamic religious movement founded in Punjab, British India, in the late 19th century.
The Akan are a meta-ethnicity predominantly speaking Central Tano languages and residing in the southern regions of the former Gold Coast region in what is today the nation of Ghana.
Alassane Dramane Ouattara (born 1 January 1942) is an Ivorian politician who has been President of Ivory Coast (Côte d'Ivoire) since 2010.
Alloco, as it is called in Côte d'Ivoire, is called dodo in Nigeria, missolè in Cameroon,makemba in the Democratic Republic of Congo and kelewele in Ghana.
Alpha Blondy (born Seydou Koné; 1 January 1953 in Dimbokro, Ivory Coast) is a reggae singer and international recording artist.
The Imperial Territory of Alsace-Lorraine (Reichsland Elsaß-Lothringen or Elsass-Lothringen, or Alsace-Moselle) was a territory created by the German Empire in 1871, after it annexed most of Alsace and the Moselle department of Lorraine following its victory in the Franco-Prussian War.
Amadou Gon Coulibaly (born 10 February 1959) is an Ivorian politician who has been Prime Minister of Côte d'Ivoire since January 2017.
The AMX-13 is a French light tank produced from 1952 to 1987.
In historiography, ancient Rome is Roman civilization from the founding of the city of Rome in the 8th century BC to the collapse of the Western Roman Empire in the 5th century AD, encompassing the Roman Kingdom, Roman Republic and Roman Empire until the fall of the western empire.
Animism (from Latin anima, "breath, spirit, life") is the religious belief that objects, places and creatures all possess a distinct spiritual essence.
Antoine François Prévost d'Exiles (1 April 169725 November 1763), usually known simply as the Abbé Prévost, was a French author and novelist.
The Anyi people (or Agnis) are an Akan subgroup in southwest Ghana and southeast Ivory Coast.
The Anyin language is spoken principally in Côte d'Ivoire and Ghana.
Armand Colin is a French publishing house founded in 1870 by Auguste Armand Colin.
Arthur Verdier (1835–1898) was a French mariner, shipowner, merchant and pioneer.
The Ashanti Empire (also spelled Asante) was an Akan empire and kingdom in what is now modern-day Ghana from 1670 to 1957.
Ashanti also known as Asante are an ethnic group native to the Ashanti Region of modern-day Ghana.
Assinie-Mafia is a coastal resort town in south-eastern Ivory Coast.
Association football, more commonly known as football or soccer, is a team sport played between two teams of eleven players with a spherical ball.
The Men's 400 metres at the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles, California had an entry list of 76 competitors, with ten qualifying heats (76), four quarterfinals (32) and two semi-finals (16), before the final (7) took off.
Attiéké (also spelled acheke) is a side dish made from cassava that is a part of the cuisine of Côte d'Ivoire in Africa.
Austerity is a political-economic term referring to policies that aim to reduce government budget deficits through spending cuts, tax increases, or a combination of both.
Louis Edouard Bouët-Willaumez (24 April 1808 – 9 September 1871) was a French admiral.
Bafing Region is one of the 31 regions of Ivory Coast and is part of Woroba District.
Bagoué Region is one of the 31 regions of Ivory Coast.
Baoulé, also called Baule or Bawule, is a Central Tano language spoken in Ivory Coast.
The Baule or Baoulé (Baule: Baule; baoulé) are an Akan people and one of the largest groups in Côte d'Ivoire.
Bas-Sassandra District (District du Bas-Sassandra) is one of fourteen administrative districts of Ivory Coast.
Basic Books is a book publisher founded in 1952 and located in New York, now an imprint of Hachette Books.
The Basilica of Our Lady of Peace (Basilique Notre-Dame de la Paix) is a Catholic minor basilica dedicated to Our Lady of Peace in Yamoussoukro, the administrative capital of Côte d'Ivoire (Ivory Coast).
Bélier Region is one of the 31 regions of Ivory Coast.
Béré Region (originally known as Koyadougou Region) is one of the 31 regions of Ivory Coast.
The Bété languages are spoken in central-western Ivory Coast.
The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) is a British public service broadcaster.
Berbers or Amazighs (Berber: Imaziɣen, ⵉⵎⴰⵣⵉⵗⴻⵏ; singular: Amaziɣ, ⴰⵎⴰⵣⵉⵗ) are an ethnic group indigenous to North Africa, primarily inhabiting Algeria, northern Mali, Mauritania, Morocco, northern Niger, Tunisia, Libya, and a part of western Egypt.
Bloléquin is a town in western Ivory Coast.
Bondoukou (var. Bonduku, Bontuku) is a city in north-eastern Ivory Coast, 420 km northeast of Abidjan.
Bongouanou is the town in east-central Ivory Coast.
Bonitos are a tribe of medium-sized, ray-finned predatory fish in the family Scombridae – a family it shares with the mackerel, tuna, and Spanish mackerel tribes, and also the butterfly kingfish.
Bonoman (Bono State) was a trading state created by the Abron (Brong) people.
Bouaflé a city in central Ivory Coast.
Bouaké (or Bwake) is the second-largest city in Ivory Coast, with a population of 536,189 (2014 census).
Boulder is the home rule municipality that is the county seat and the most populous municipality of Boulder County, and the 11th most populous municipality in the U.S. state of Colorado.
Bouna (also spelled Buna) is a town in north-eastern Ivory Coast.
Boundiali is a town in northern Ivory Coast.
Bounkani Region is one of the 31 regions of Ivory Coast.
The Brazzaville Conference (Conference de Brazzaville) was a meeting of prominent Free French leaders held in January 1944 in Brazzaville, the then-capital of French Equatorial Africa, during World War II.
Burkina Faso is a landlocked country in West Africa.
Cap-Vert or the Cape Verde Peninsula is a peninsula in Senegal, and the westernmost point of the continent of Africa and of the Old World mainland.
Cape Palmas is a headland on the extreme southeast end of the coast of Liberia, Africa, at the extreme southwest corner of the northern half of the continent.
Cape Three Points is a small peninsula in the Western Region of Ghana on the Atlantic Ocean.
A capital city (or simply capital) is the municipality exercising primary status in a country, state, province, or other administrative region, usually as its seat of government.
Caravans A caravan (from کاروان) is a group of people traveling together, often on a trade expedition.
Manihot esculenta, commonly called cassava, manioc, yuca, mandioca and Brazilian arrowroot, is a woody shrub native to South America of the spurge family, Euphorbiaceae.
The Catholic Church, also known as the Roman Catholic Church, is the largest Christian church, with more than 1.299 billion members worldwide.
The Catholic Church in Ivory Coast is part of the worldwide Catholic Church, under the spiritual leadership of the Pope in Rome.
Cavally Region is one of the 31 regions of Ivory Coast.
CBC News is the division of the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation responsible for the news gathering and production of news programs on the corporation's English-language operations, namely CBC Television, CBC Radio, CBC News Network, and CBC.ca.
The Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) is a civilian foreign intelligence service of the United States federal government, tasked with gathering, processing, and analyzing national security information from around the world, primarily through the use of human intelligence (HUMINT).
Charles André Joseph Marie de Gaulle (22 November 1890 – 9 November 1970) was a French general and statesman who led the French Resistance against Nazi Germany in World War II and chaired the Provisional Government of the French Republic from 1944 to 1946 in order to reestablish democracy in France.
Charles Konan Banny (born 11 November 1940.) was Prime Minister of Côte d'Ivoire from 7 December 2005 until 4 April 2007.
The widespread use of children in cocoa production is controversial, not only for the concerns about child labor and exploitation, but also because, as of 2015, up to 19,000 children working in Côte d'Ivoire, the world's biggest producer of cocoa, may have been victims of trafficking or slavery.
Christianity in Ivory Coast is practiced by 33% of the population and dominates the south.
Christina Goh is a French singer, songwriter and poet.
The cocoa bean, also called cacao bean, cocoa, and cacao, is the dried and fully fermented seed of Theobroma cacao, from which cocoa solids and, because of the seed's fat, cocoa butter can be extracted.
The communes of Ivory Coast are a fifth-level administrative unit of administration in Ivory Coast.
Comoé District (District du Comoé) is one of fourteen administrative districts of Ivory Coast.
A confederation (also known as a confederacy or league) is a union of sovereign states, united for purposes of common action often in relation to other states.
A constitution is a set of fundamental principles or established precedents according to which a state or other organization is governed.
The Constitutional Council (French: Conseil constitutionnel) is a judicial body in the government of Ivory Coast that is patterned after the Constitutional Council of France.
Cooking bananas are banana cultivars in the genus Musa whose fruits are generally used in cooking.
A coup d'état, also known simply as a coup, a putsch, golpe de estado, or an overthrow, is a type of revolution, where the illegal and overt seizure of a state by the military or other elites within the state apparatus occurs.
Coupé-Décalé is a type of popular dance music originating from Côte d'Ivoire and the Ivorian diaspora in Paris, France.
Couscous is a Maghrebi dish of small (about diameter) steamed balls of crushed durum wheat semolina that is traditionally served with a stew spooned on top.
Coutumes were the customary laws of France.
Cultural assimilation is the process in which a minority group or culture comes to resemble those of a dominant group.
The culture of Paris,in France and of the French people has been shaped by geography, by profound historical events, and by foreign and internal forces and groups.
Dabou is a port town in southern Ivory Coast.
Dakar is the capital and largest city of Senegal.
Daloa is a city in western Ivory Coast.
Dan is a Mande language spoken primarily in Ivory Coast (~800,000 speakers) and Liberia (150,000–200,000 speakers).
Daniel Kablan Duncan (born 30 June 1944) is an Ivorian politician who has been Vice-President of Ivory Coast since January 2017.
Daoukro is a town in east-central Ivory Coast.
Denguélé District (District du Denguélé) is one of fourteen administrative districts of Ivory Coast.
Departments of Ivory Coast (départements de Côte d'Ivoire, also known as collectivités territoriale) are currently the third-level administrative subdivision of the country.
Didier Yves Drogba Tébily (born 11 March 1978) is an Ivorian professional footballer who plays as a striker for American club Phoenix Rising.
Dimbokro is a town in south-central Ivory Coast.
The districts of Ivory Coast (districts de Côte d’Ivoire) are the first-level administrative subdivisions of the country.
Divo is a city in southern Ivory Coast.
Djenné (also Djénné, Jenné and Jenne) is a town and an urban commune in the Inland Niger Delta region of central Mali.
Dobet Gnahoré (born June 17, 1982) is a singer from Côte d'Ivoire.
A drought is a period of below-average precipitation in a given region, resulting in prolonged shortages in the water supply, whether atmospheric, surface water or ground water.
Duékoué is a city in western Ivory Coast.
Jula (or Dyula, Dioula) is a Mande language spoken in Burkina Faso, Ivory Coast and Mali.
The Dyula (Dioula or Juula) are a Mande ethnic group inhabiting several West African countries, including the Mali, Cote d'Ivoire, Ghana,and Burkina Faso.
The Economic Community of West African States, also known as ECOWAS, is a regional economic union of fifteen countries located in West Africa.
In political and sociological theory, the elite (French élite, from Latin eligere) are a small group of powerful people who hold a disproportionate amount of wealth, privilege, political power, or skill in a society.
The Encyclopædia Britannica (Latin for "British Encyclopaedia"), published by Encyclopædia Britannica, Inc., is a general knowledge English-language encyclopaedia.
The Encyclopædia Universalis is a French-language general encyclopedia published by Encyclopædia Britannica, Inc., a privately held company.
Africana: The Encyclopedia of the African and African-American Experience edited by Henry Louis Gates and Anthony Appiah (Basic Civitas Books 1999, 2nd ed. Oxford University Press, 2005) is a compendium of Africana studies including African studies and the "Pan-African diaspora" inspired by W. E. B. Du Bois' project of an Encyclopedia Africana.
Eric Bertrand Bailly (born 12 April 1994) is an Ivorian professional footballer who plays for English club Manchester United and the Ivory Coast national team.
The ethnic composition of Ivory Coast is complex with more than 60 ethnic groups represented.
In religious studies, an ethnic religion (or indigenous religion) is a religion associated with a particular ethnic group.
Exploration is the act of searching for the purpose of discovery of information or resources.
The term export means sending of goods or services produced in one country to another country.
Félix Houphouët-Boigny (18 October 1905 – 7 December 1993), affectionately called Papa Houphouët or Le Vieux (The Old One), was the first President of Ivory Coast (1960 to 1993), serving for more than three decades until his death.
Female genital mutilation (FGM), also known as female genital cutting and female circumcision, is the ritual cutting or removal of some or all of the external female genitalia.
Ferkessédougou (often shortened to Ferké) is a city in northern Ivory Coast.
The FIBA Africa Championship 1985 was hosted by Ivory Coast from December 20 to December 28, 1985.
The Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA; French for "International Federation of Association Football") is an association which describes itself as an international governing body of association football, futsal, and beach soccer.
A firearm is a portable gun (a barreled ranged weapon) that inflicts damage on targets by launching one or more projectiles driven by rapidly expanding high-pressure gas produced by exothermic combustion (deflagration) of propellant within an ammunition cartridge.
The First Ivorian Civil War was a conflict in the Ivory Coast (also known as Côte d'Ivoire) that began in 2002.
Folon Region is one of the 31 regions of Ivory Coast.
The Forces Nouvelles de Côte d'Ivoire (English: New Forces of Ivory Coast; abbreviated FNCI or FN) is a political coalition that was formed in December 2002, in the wake of the first peace accords of the Ivorian Civil War.
Fox News (officially known as the Fox News Channel, commonly abbreviated to FNC) is an American basic cable and satellite television news channel owned by the Fox Entertainment Group, a subsidiary of 21st Century Fox.
Françafrique is France's relationship with its former African colonies.
France, officially the French Republic (République française), is a sovereign state whose territory consists of metropolitan France in Western Europe, as well as several overseas regions and territories.
The Franco-Prussian War or Franco-German War (Deutsch-Französischer Krieg, Guerre franco-allemande), often referred to in France as the War of 1870 (19 July 1871) or in Germany as 70/71, was a conflict between the Second French Empire of Napoleon III and the German states of the North German Confederation led by the Kingdom of Prussia.
The French Fourth Republic was the republican government of France between 1946 and 1958, governed by the fourth republican constitution.
French (le français or la langue française) is a Romance language of the Indo-European family.
The French (Français) are a Latin European ethnic group and nation who are identified with the country of France.
French Sudan (Soudan français; السودان الفرنسي) was a French colonial territory in the federation of French West Africa from around 1880 until 1960, when it became the independent state of Mali.
The French Third Republic (La Troisième République, sometimes written as La IIIe République) was the system of government adopted in France from 1870 when the Second French Empire collapsed during the Franco-Prussian War until 1940 when France's defeat by Nazi Germany in World War II led to the formation of the Vichy government in France.
The French Union was a political entity created by the French Fourth Republic to replace the old French colonial system, colloquially known as the "French Empire" (Empire Français).
French West Africa (Afrique occidentale française, AOF) was a federation of eight French colonial territories in Africa: Mauritania, Senegal, French Sudan (now Mali), French Guinea, Ivory Coast, Upper Volta (now Burkina Faso), Dahomey (now Benin) and Niger.
Gagnoa is a city in south-central Ivory Coast.
Gao is a city in Mali and the capital of the Gao Region.
Gôh Region is one of the 31 regions of Ivory Coast.
Gôh-Djiboua District (District du Gôh-Djiboua) is one of fourteen administrative districts of Ivory Coast.
Gbêkê Region (also known as Wawlè Region) is one of the 31 regions of Ivory Coast.
Gbôklé Region is one of the 31 regions of Ivory Coast.
Wrong info! --> A gendarmerie or gendarmery is a military component with jurisdiction in civil law enforcement.
Gervais Lombe Yao Kouassi (born 27 May 1987), better known as Gervinho, is an Ivorian footballer who plays as a forward for Hebei China Fortune and the Ivory Coast national team.
Ghana, officially the Republic of Ghana, is a unitary presidential constitutional democracy, located along the Gulf of Guinea and Atlantic Ocean, in the subregion of West Africa.
The Ghana Empire (700 until 1240), properly known as Awkar (Ghana or Ga'na being the title of its ruler), was located in the area of present-day southeastern Mauritania and western Mali.
The Gold Coast was a British colony on the Gulf of Guinea in west Africa from 1867 to its independence as the nation of Ghana in 1957.
The Gold Coast was the name for a region on the Gulf of Guinea in West Africa which was rich in gold and also in petroleum, sweet crude oil and natural gas.
Gontougo Region is one of the 31 regions of Ivory Coast.
italic ("Gorée Island") is one of the 19 communes d'arrondissement (i.e. districts) of the city of Dakar, Senegal.
Grand-Bassam is a town in south-eastern Ivory Coast, lying east of Abidjan.
Grand-Lahou is a coastal town in southern Ivory Coast.
Grands-Ponts Region (also originally known as Leboutou Region) is one of the 31 regions of Ivory Coast.
Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) is the mean solar time at the Royal Observatory in Greenwich, London.
ABC-CLIO/Greenwood is an educational and academic publisher (middle school through university level) which is today part of ABC-CLIO.
Guémon Region (also known as Yémahin Region) is one of the 31 regions of Ivory Coast.
Guiglo is a city in western Ivory Coast.
Guillaume Kigbafori Soro (born 8 May 1972) is an Ivorian politician who was the Prime Minister of Côte d'Ivoire from April 2007 to March 2012.
Guinea, officially the Republic of Guinea (République de Guinée), is a country on the western coast of Africa.
The Gulf of Guinea is the northeasternmost part of the tropical Atlantic Ocean between Cape Lopez in Gabon, north and west to Cape Palmas in Liberia.
The Gur languages, also known as Central Gur, belong to the Niger–Congo languages.
Gyaman (or Gyaaman) also spelled Jamang (or Jaman), (1450-1895) was a medieval Akan people state, located in what is now the peninsula Brong Ahafo Region of Ghana.
Hambol Region is one of the 31 regions of Ivory Coast.
Haut-Sassandra Region is one of the 31 regions of Ivory Coast and is one of two regions in Sassandra-Marahoué District.
The public medical services of Ivory Coast are more important than the small number of private physicians and clinics.
Aimé Henri Konan Bédié (born May 5, 1934) is an Ivorian politician.
The history of slavery spans many cultures, nationalities, and religions from ancient times to the present day.
Human immunodeficiency virus infection and acquired immune deficiency syndrome (HIV/AIDS) is a spectrum of conditions caused by infection with the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV).
Homogeneity and heterogeneity are concepts often used in the sciences and statistics relating to the uniformity in a substance or organism.
Human migration is the movement by people from one place to another with the intentions of settling, permanently or temporarily in a new location.
Iffou Region is one of the 31 regions of Ivory Coast.
Indénié-Djuablin Region is one of the 31 regions of Ivory Coast.
An indentured servant or indentured laborer is an employee (indenturee) within a system of unfree labor who is bound by a signed or forced contract (indenture) to work for a particular employer for a fixed time.
Independence is a condition of a nation, country, or state in which its residents and population, or some portion thereof, exercise self-government, and usually sovereignty, over the territory.
Articles (arranged alphabetically) related to Ivory Coast include.
The Code de l'indigénat (Code of the indiginate) was a set of laws creating, in practice, an inferior legal status for natives of French Colonies from 1887 until 1944–1947.
Infant mortality refers to deaths of young children, typically those less than one year of age.
In economics, inflation is a sustained increase in price level of goods and services in an economy over a period of time.
Infrastructure is the fundamental facilities and systems serving a country, city, or other area, including the services and facilities necessary for its economy to function.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC; French: Comité International Olympique, CIO) is a Swiss private non-governmental organisation based in Lausanne, Switzerland, which is the authority responsible for the modern Olympic Games.
Muslims make up about 38.6% of the population of Côte-d'Ivoire.
Islamic studies refers to the study of Islam.
Islamization (also spelled Islamisation, see spelling differences; أسلمة), Islamicization or Islamification is the process of a society's shift towards Islam, such as found in Sudan, Pakistan, Iran, Malaysia, or Algeria.
The word Ivoirité (sometimes translated into English as Ivoirity) was first used by Henri Konan Bédié in 1995.
The Ivorian Popular Front (Front populaire ivoirien; abbreviated FPI) is a centre-left, democratic socialist and social democratic political party in Ivory Coast.
A presidential election was held in two rounds in Ivory Coast (Côte d'Ivoire).
The Ivorian Coast national basketball team are the men's basketball side that represent Ivory Coast in international competition.
The Ivory Coast national football team (Équipe de Côte d'Ivoire de football), nicknamed Les Éléphants (The Elephants), represents Ivory Coast in international football and is controlled by the Fédération Ivoirienne de Football (FIF).
The Ivory Coast national rugby union team, nicknamed Les Éléphants, participates in the annual Africa Cup and are considered a third tier rugby team.
Dom Joseph Vaissète (or Vaissette) (1685 – 1756) was a scholarly French Benedictine monk who wrote a history of Languedoc and a geography of the world as it was known in his day.
Kabadougou Region is one of the 31 regions of Ivory Coast.
Katiola is a town in central Ivory Coast.
Kedjenou (also known as Kedjenou poulet and Kedjenou de Poulet) is a spicy stew that is slow-cooked in a sealed canari (terra-cotta pot) over fire or coals and prepared with chicken or guinea hen and vegetables.
Kingdom of Sanwi is a traditional kingdom located in the south-east corner of the Republic of Ivory Coast in West Africa.
The Kong Empire (1710–1898), also known as the Wattara Empire or Ouattara Empire for its founder, was a pre-colonial African Muslim state centered in north eastern Ivory Coast that also encompassed much of present-day Burkina Faso.
Korhogo is a city in northern Ivory Coast.
The Kru or Kroo are a West African ethnic group who originated in eastern Liberia and migrated and settled along various points of the West African coast, notably Freetown, Sierra Leone, but also the Ivorian and Nigerian coasts.
"L'Abidjanaise" ("The Song of Abidjan'") is the national anthem of Ivory Coast.
La Mé Region (also known as Massan Region) is one of the 31 regions of Ivory Coast.
Lacs District (District des Lacs) is one of fourteen administrative districts of Ivory Coast.
Lagunes District (District des Lagunes) is one of fourteen administrative districts of Ivory Coast.
A landlocked state or landlocked country is a sovereign state entirely enclosed by land, or whose only coastlines lie on closed seas.
Ivory Coast (Côte d'Ivoire) is a multilingual country with an estimated 78 languages currently spoken.
The Latin Union was an international organization of nations that used Romance languages that existed as a functional institution from 1983 to 2012.
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Lôh-Djiboua Region is one of the 31 regions of Ivory Coast.
The Lebanese people (الشعب اللبناني / ALA-LC: Lebanese Arabic pronunciation) are the people inhabiting or originating from Lebanon.
Liberia, officially the Republic of Liberia, is a country on the West African coast.
The Library of Congress (LOC) is the research library that officially serves the United States Congress and is the de facto national library of the United States.
The Country Studies are works published by the Federal Research Division of the United States Library of Congress, freely available for use by researchers.
Life expectancy is a statistical measure of the average time an organism is expected to live, based on the year of its birth, its current age and other demographic factors including gender.
A lingua franca, also known as a bridge language, common language, trade language, auxiliary language, vernacular language, or link language is a language or dialect systematically used to make communication possible between people who do not share a native language or dialect, particularly when it is a third language that is distinct from both native languages.
This is a list of cities in Ivory Coast.
This is a list of the world's countries and their dependent territories by area, ranked by total area.
The following is a list of heads of government of Ivory Coast, since the country gained independence from France in 1960.
The following is a list of heads of state of Ivory Coast, officially the Republic of Côte d'Ivoire, since the country gained independence from France in 1960.
This is a list of universities in Côte d'Ivoire.
Literacy is traditionally meant as the ability to read and write.
The loi-cadre (Reform Act) was a French legal reform passed by the French National Assembly on 23 June 1956.
Louis-Gustave Binger (October 14, 1856 – November 10, 1936) was a French officer and explorer who claimed the Côte d'Ivoire for France.
Maafe (Wolof; var. mafé, maffé, maffe, sauce d'arachide (French), tigadèguèna or tigadegena (Bamana; literally 'peanut butter sauce'), or groundnut stew, is a stew or sauce (depending on water content) common to much of West Africa. It originates from the Mandinka and Bambara people of Mali. Variants of the dish appear in the cuisine of nations throughout West Africa and Central Africa.
Magic System is an Ivorian musical group from Abidjan.
Mali, officially the Republic of Mali (République du Mali), is a landlocked country in West Africa, a region geologically identified with the West African Craton.
The Mali Empire (Manding: Nyeni or Niani; also historically referred to as the Manden Kurufaba, sometimes shortened to Manden) was an empire in West Africa from 1230 to 1670.
Man is a city in western Ivory Coast.
Mandé is a family of ethnic groups in Western Africa who speak any of the many related Mande languages of the region.
The Mandinka (also known as Mandenka, Mandinko, Mandingo, Manding or Malinke) are an African ethnic group with an estimated global population of 11 million (the other three largest ethnic groups in Africa being the unrelated Fula, Hausa and Songhai peoples).
Mankono is a town in central Ivory Coast and the seat of Béré Region, Woroba District.
Marahoué Region is one of the 31 regions of Ivory Coast and is one of two regions in Sassandra-Marahoué District.
Marcel Treich-Laplene (born June 24, 1860 in Ussel, Corrèze, France; died March 9, 1890 in Grand Bassam, Côte d'Ivoire) was the first explorer of Côte d'Ivoire and its first colonial administrator.
Marseille (Provençal: Marselha), is the second-largest city of France and the largest city of the Provence historical region.
Maternal death or maternal mortality is defined by the World Health Organization (WHO) as "the death of a woman while pregnant or within 42 days of termination of pregnancy, irrespective of the duration and site of the pregnancy, from any cause related to or aggravated by the pregnancy or its management but not from accidental or incidental causes." There are two performance indicators that are sometimes used interchangeably: maternal mortality ratio and maternal mortality rate, which confusingly both are abbreviated "MMR".
Mauritania (موريتانيا; Gànnaar; Soninke: Murutaane; Pulaar: Moritani; Mauritanie), officially the Islamic Republic of Mauritania, is a country in the Maghreb region of Northwestern Africa.
Frederic Desire Ehui, best known as Meiway (born 17 March 1962 in Grand Bassam), is a singer from the Ivory Coast.
Methodism or the Methodist movement is a group of historically related denominations of Protestant Christianity which derive their inspiration from the life and teachings of John Wesley, an Anglican minister in England.
The Mil Mi-24 (Миль Ми-24; NATO reporting name: Hind) is a large helicopter gunship, attack helicopter and low-capacity troop transport with room for eight passengers.
Minignan (also spelled Maninian) is a town in north-western Ivory Coast.
A missionary is a member of a religious group sent into an area to proselytize and/or perform ministries of service, such as education, literacy, social justice, health care, and economic development.
Montagnes District (District des Montagnes) is one of fourteen administrative districts of Ivory Coast.
Moronou Region is one of the 31 regions of Ivory Coast.
MV Le Joola was a Senegalese government-owned roll-on/roll-off ferry that capsized off the coast of the Gambia on 26 September 2002, with 1,863 deaths and 64 survivors.
N'Zi Region is one of the 31 regions of Ivory Coast.
The National Assembly is lower house of the Parliament of Ivory Coast since November 2016.
The National Geographic Society (NGS), headquartered in Washington, D.C., United States, is one of the largest non-profit scientific and educational institutions in the world.
Natural rubber, also called India rubber or caoutchouc, as initially produced, consists of polymers of the organic compound isoprene, with minor impurities of other organic compounds, plus water.
Nawa Region is one of the 31 regions of Ivory Coast.
The Neolithic was a period in the development of human technology, beginning about 10,200 BC, according to the ASPRO chronology, in some parts of Western Asia, and later in other parts of the world and ending between 4500 and 2000 BC.
Niger, also called the Niger officially the Republic of the Niger, is a landlocked country in Western Africa named after the Niger River.
The Niger River is the principal river of West Africa, extending about.
The Nzema are an Akan people numbering about 328,700, of whom 262,000 live in southwestern Ghana and 66,700 live in the southeast of Côte d'Ivoire.
Odienné is a town in northwestern Ivory Coast.
An official language is a language that is given a special legal status in a particular country, state, or other jurisdiction.
Flag of the Francophonie The Organisation internationale de la Francophonie (OIF), generally known as the Francophonie (La Francophonie), but also called International Organisation of La Francophonie in English language context, is an international organization representing countries and regions where French is a lingua franca or customary language, where a significant proportion of the population are francophones (French speakers), or where there is a notable affiliation with French culture.
The Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC; منظمة التعاون الإسلامي; Organisation de la coopération islamique) is an international organization founded in 1969, consisting of 57 member states, with a collective population of over 1.3 billion as of 2009 with 47 countries being Muslim Majority countries.
The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to Ivory Coast: Ivory Coast – country in West Africa.
Palm oil is an edible vegetable oil derived from the mesocarp (reddish pulp) of the fruit of the oil palms, primarily the African oil palm Elaeis guineensis, and to a lesser extent from the American oil palm Elaeis oleifera and the maripa palm Attalea maripa.
The Parliament of Ivory Coast is the legislature of Ivory Coast.
A parliamentary system is a system of democratic governance of a state where the executive branch derives its democratic legitimacy from its ability to command the confidence of the legislative branch, typically a parliament, and is also held accountable to that parliament.
The peanut, also known as the groundnut or the goober and taxonomically classified as Arachis hypogaea, is a legume crop grown mainly for its edible seeds.
Peanut sauce, satay sauce, bumbu kacang, sambal kacang, or pecel is a sauce made from ground roasted or fried peanuts, widely used in cuisines worldwide.
Pepper Coast was the name given by European traders to a coastal area of western Africa, between Cape Mesurado and Cape Palmas.
Per capita income or average income measures the average income earned per person in a given area (city, region, country, etc.) in a specified year.
The pineapple (Ananas comosus) is a tropical plant with an edible multiple fruit consisting of coalesced berries, also called pineapples, and the most economically significant plant in the family Bromeliaceae.
A plantation is a large-scale farm that specializes in cash crops.
A poll tax, also known as head tax or capitation, is a tax levied as a fixed sum on every liable individual.
In music, polyphony is one type of musical texture, where a texture is, generally speaking, the way that melodic, rhythmic, and harmonic aspects of a musical composition are combined to shape the overall sound and quality of the work.
Polyrhythm is the simultaneous use of two or more conflicting rhythms, that are not readily perceived as deriving from one another, or as simple manifestations of the same meter.
Poro Region is one of the 31 regions of Ivory Coast.
Présence Africaine is a pan-African quarterly cultural, political, and literary magazine, published in Paris, France, and founded by Alioune Diop in 1947.
A presidential system is a democratic and republican system of government where a head of government leads an executive branch that is separate from the legislative branch.
A protectorate, in its inception adopted by modern international law, is a dependent territory that has been granted local autonomy and some independence while still retaining the suzerainty of a greater sovereign state.
Protestantism is the second largest form of Christianity with collectively more than 900 million adherents worldwide or nearly 40% of all Christians.
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The Quran (القرآن, literally meaning "the recitation"; also romanized Qur'an or Koran) is the central religious text of Islam, which Muslims believe to be a revelation from God (Allah).
Rainforests are forests characterized by high rainfall, with annual rainfall in the case of tropical rainforests between, and definitions varying by region for temperate rainforests.
In economics, a recession is a business cycle contraction which results in a general slowdown in economic activity.
The regions of Ivory Coast (régions de Côte d'Ivoire) are the second-level subdivisions of Ivory Coast.
A republic (res publica) is a form of government in which the country is considered a "public matter", not the private concern or property of the rulers.
A Resident, or in full Resident Minister, is a government official required to take up permanent residence in another country.
Robert Guéï (March 16, 1941 – September 19, 2002) was the military ruler of the Ivory Coast from December 24, 1999 to October 26, 2000.
Rugby union, commonly known in most of the world as rugby, is a contact team sport which originated in England in the first half of the 19th century.
The Sahara (الصحراء الكبرى,, 'the Great Desert') is the largest hot desert and the third largest desert in the world after Antarctica and the Arctic.
Sahel-Benin Union was a short-lived union of four former French colonies of French West Africa, that were the four Republics of Upper Volta (Burkina Faso), Niger, Dahomey (Benin) and Côte d’Ivoire.
Saint-Louis, or Ndar as it is called in Wolof, is the capital of Senegal's Saint-Louis Region.
Sakassou Department is a department of Gbêkê Region in Vallée du Bandama District, Ivory Coast.
Samori Ture (c. 1830 – June 2, 1900), also known as Samori Toure, Samory Touré, or Almamy Samore Lafiya Toure, was a Guinean Muslim cleric, and the founder and leader of the Wassoulou Empire, an Islamic empire that was in present-day north and south-eastern Guinea and included part of north-eastern Sierra Leone, part of Mali, part of northern Côte d'Ivoire and part of southern Burkina Faso.
San-Pédro Region is one of the 31 regions of Ivory Coast.
San-Pédro is a city in southwestern Ivory Coast.
"Sardine" and "pilchard" are common names used to refer to various small, oily fish in the herring family Clupeidae.
Sassandra is a town in southern Ivory Coast.
Sassandra-Marahoué District (District du Sassandra-Marahoué) is one of fourteen administrative districts of Ivory Coast.
Savanes District (District des Savanes) is one of fourteen administrative districts of Ivory Coast.
Séguéla is a town in western Ivory Coast.
The Scramble for Africa was the occupation, division, and colonization of African territory by European powers during the period of New Imperialism, between 1881 and 1914.
The Second Ivorian Civil War broke out in March 2011 when the crisis in Ivory Coast escalated into full-scale military conflict between forces loyal to Laurent Gbagbo, the President of Ivory Coast since 2000, and supporters of the internationally recognised president-elect Alassane Ouattara.
The Senari languages form a central dialect cluster of the Senufo languages.
The Senate will be the upper house of the Parliament of Ivory Coast.
The Senegal River (نهر السنغال, Fleuve Sénégal) is a long river in West Africa that forms the border between Senegal and Mauritania.
The Senufo people, also known as Siena, Senefo, Sene, Senoufo, Syénambélé and Bamana, are a West African ethnolinguistic group.
Shale is a fine-grained, clastic sedimentary rock composed of mud that is a mix of flakes of clay minerals and tiny fragments (silt-sized particles) of other minerals, especially quartz and calcite.
The term shrimp is used to refer to some decapod crustaceans, although the exact animals covered can vary.
Sierra Leone, officially the Republic of Sierra Leone, is a country in West Africa.
The Slave Coast is a historical name formerly used for parts of coastal West Africa along the Bight of Benin.
Slavery is any system in which principles of property law are applied to people, allowing individuals to own, buy and sell other individuals, as a de jure form of property.
Slavery has historically been widespread in Africa, and still continues today in some countries.
A smallholding is a small farm.
The Songhai Empire (also transliterated as Songhay) was a state that dominated the western Sahel in the 15th and 16th century.
Soubré is a city in southwestern Ivory Coast.
The South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) is the state broadcaster in South Africa, and provides 19 radio stations (AM/FM) as well as 5 television broadcasts to the general public.
The South Atlantic Peace and Cooperation Zone (abbreviations: ZPCAS or ZOPACAS; Zona de Paz y Cooperación del Atlántico Sur; Zona de Paz e Cooperação do Atlântico Sul; also called the Zone of Peace and Cooperation of the South Atlantic) is an organization and a military alliance created in 1986 through resolution A/RES/41/11 of the U.N. general assembly on Brazil's initiative, with the aim of promoting cooperation and the maintenance of peace and security in the South Atlantic region.
A sovereign state is, in international law, a nonphysical juridical entity that is represented by one centralized government that has sovereignty over a geographic area.
A stew is a combination of solid food ingredients that have been cooked in liquid and served in the resultant gravy.
Street food is ready-to-eat food or drink sold by a hawker, or vendor, in a street or other public place, such as at a market or fair.
Sub-prefectures of Ivory Coast (sous-préfectures de Côte d'Ivoire) are the fourth-level administrative subdivisions of the country.
Sub-Saharan Africa is, geographically, the area of the continent of Africa that lies south of the Sahara.
Subsistence agriculture is a self-sufficiency farming system in which the farmers focus on growing enough food to feed themselves and their entire families.
Sud-Comoé Region is one of the 31 regions of Ivory Coast.
Sunni Islam is the largest denomination of Islam.
The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are a good collection of 17 global goals set by the United Nations in 2015.
The T-54 and T-55 tanks are a series of Soviet main battle tanks introduced in the years following the Second World War.
The talking drum is an hourglass-shaped drum from West Africa, whose pitch can be regulated to mimic the tone and prosody of human speech.
Tchologo Region is one of the 31 regions of Ivory Coast.
Telecommunications in Ivory Coast include radio, television, fixed and mobile telephones, and the Internet.
To call in Ivory Coast, the following format is used.
Thabo Mvuyelwa Mbeki (born 18 June 1942) is a South African politician who served as the second President of South Africa from 14 June 1999 to 24 September 2008.
The Economist is an English-language weekly magazine-format newspaper owned by the Economist Group and edited at offices in London.
The Guardian is a British daily newspaper.
The Hershey Company, known until April 2005 as the Hershey Foods Corporation and commonly called Hershey's, is an American company and one of the largest chocolate manufacturers in the world.
The New York Times (sometimes abbreviated as The NYT or The Times) is an American newspaper based in New York City with worldwide influence and readership.
The Times is a British daily (Monday to Saturday) national newspaper based in London, England.
The Washington Post is a major American daily newspaper founded on December 6, 1877.
The World Factbook, also known as the CIA World Factbook, is a reference resource produced by the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) with almanac-style information about the countries of the world.
Tiken Jah Fakoly (born 23 June 1968) is an Ivorian reggae singer.
Timbuktu, also spelt Tinbuktu, Timbuctoo and Timbuktoo (Tombouctou; Koyra Chiini: Tumbutu), is an ancient city in Mali, situated north of the Niger River.
Togo, officially the Togolese Republic (République Togolaise), is a sovereign state in West Africa bordered by Ghana to the west, Benin to the east and Burkina Faso to the north.
Tonkpi Region is one of the 31 regions of Ivory Coast.
The total fertility rate (TFR), sometimes also called the fertility rate, absolute/potential natality, period total fertility rate (PTFR), or total period fertility rate (TPFR) of a population is the average number of children that would be born to a woman over her lifetime if.
Touba is a town in western Ivory Coast.
Trans-Saharan trade requires travel across the Sahara (north and south) to reach sub-Saharan Africa from the North African coast, Europe, to the Levant.
Ivory Coast invested remarkably in its transport system. Transport Infrastructures are much more developed than they are other West African countries despite a crisis that restrained their maintenance and development.
Tubers are enlarged structures in some plant species used as storage organs for nutrients.
A tuna is a saltwater fish that belongs to the tribe Thunnini, a sub-grouping of the mackerel family (Scombridae).
U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) is a law enforcement agency of the Federal government of the United States under the jurisdiction of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS).
Unemployment is the situation of actively looking for employment but not being currently employed.
The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO; Organisation des Nations unies pour l'éducation, la science et la culture) is a specialized agency of the United Nations (UN) based in Paris.
Unfree labour is a generic or collective term for those work relations, especially in modern or early modern history, in which people are employed against their will with the threat of destitution, detention, violence (including death), compulsion, or other forms of extreme hardship to themselves or members of their families.
A unitary state is a state governed as a single power in which the central government is ultimately supreme and any administrative divisions (sub-national units) exercise only the powers that the central government chooses to delegate.
The United Nations Security Council (UNSC) is one of the six principal organs of the United Nations, charged with the maintenance of international peace and security as well as accepting new members to the United Nations and approving any changes to its United Nations Charter.
The United States Department of Labor (DOL) is a cabinet-level department of the U.S. federal government responsible for occupational safety, wage and hour standards, unemployment insurance benefits, reemployment services, and some economic statistics; many U.S. states also have such departments.
The United States Department of State (DOS), often referred to as the State Department, is the United States federal executive department that advises the President and represents the country in international affairs and foreign policy issues.
The United States Government Publishing Office (GPO) (formerly the Government Printing Office) is an agency of the legislative branch of the United States federal government.
The Université Alassane Ouattara is a public university in Côte d'Ivoire.
The Université Félix Houphouët-Boigny (previously University of Cocody-Abidjan, fr.: Université de Cocody or Université de Cocody-Abidjan UCA) is a university in the Cocody section of Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire.
The Upper Paleolithic (or Upper Palaeolithic, Late Stone Age) is the third and last subdivision of the Paleolithic or Old Stone Age.
Vallée du Bandama District (District de la Vallée du Bandama) is one of fourteen administrative districts of Ivory Coast.
A vernacular, or vernacular language, is the language or variety of a language used in everyday life by the common people of a specific population.
The Vice-President of the Republic of Ivory Coast is the second-highest executive official in Ivory Coast.
Vichy France (Régime de Vichy) is the common name of the French State (État français) headed by Marshal Philippe Pétain during World War II.
WASH (or Watsan, WaSH) is an acronym that stands for "water, sanitation and hygiene".
The Wassoulou Empire, sometimes referred to as the Mandinka Empire, was a short-lived (1878–1898) empire of West Africa built from the conquests of Malinke ruler Samori Ture and destroyed by the French colonial army.
West Africa, also called Western Africa and the West of Africa, is the westernmost region of Africa.
The West African CFA franc (franc CFA; franco CFA or simply franc, ISO 4217 code: XOF) is the currency of eight independent states in West Africa: Benin, Burkina Faso, Guinea-Bissau, Ivory Coast, Mali, Niger, Senegal and Togo.
Westport is an affluent town located in Connecticut, along Long Island Sound within Connecticut's Gold Coast in Fairfield County, Connecticut.
Westview Press was an American publishing house.
The World Digital Library (WDL) is an international digital library operated by UNESCO and the United States Library of Congress.
World War II (often abbreviated to WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, although conflicts reflecting the ideological clash between what would become the Allied and Axis blocs began earlier.
Woroba District (District du Woroba) is one of fourteen administrative districts of Ivory Coast.
Worodougou Region is one of the 31 regions of Ivory Coast and is currently one of three regions of Woroba District.
Yamoussoukro is the political capital and administrative capital of Ivory Coast and an autonomous district of the country.
Gnégnéri Yaya Touré (born 13 May 1983) is an Ivorian professional footballer who plays as a central midfielder.
Zanzan District (District du Zanzan) is one of fourteen administrative districts of Ivory Coast.
Zoblazo is a musical style from Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire, created in the early 1990s.
Zouglou is a dance oriented style of music originated from Côte d'Ivoire during the mid-1990s.
.ci is the Internet country code top-level domain (ccTLD) for Côte d'Ivoire.
The 11th parallel north is a circle of latitude that is 11 degrees north of the Earth's equatorial plane.
The 1984 African Cup of Nations was the 14th edition of the Africa Cup of Nations, the soccer championship of Africa (CAF).
The 1984 Summer Olympics, officially known as the Games of the XXIII Olympiad, was an international multi-sport event that was held from July 28 to August 12, 1984, in Los Angeles (LA), California, United States.
The 1995 Rugby World Cup was the third Rugby World Cup.
The 1999 Ivorian coup d'état took place on December 24, 1999.
In 2004, an armed conflict took place between France and Côte d'Ivoire.
The 2010–11 Ivorian crisis was a political crisis in Ivory Coast which began after Laurent Gbagbo, the President of Ivory Coast since 2000, was proclaimed the winner of the Ivorian election of 2010, the first election in the country in 10 years.
The meridian 2° west of Greenwich is a line of longitude that extends from the North Pole across the Arctic Ocean, the Atlantic Ocean, Europe, Africa, the Southern Ocean, and Antarctica to the South Pole.
The 4th parallel north is a circle of latitude that is 4 degrees north of the Earth's equatorial plane.
The 9×19mm Parabellum is a firearms cartridge that was designed by Georg Luger and introduced in 1902 by the German weapons manufacturer Deutsche Waffen und Munitionsfabriken (DWM) (German Weapons and Munitions Factory) for their Luger semi-automatic pistol.
The meridian 9° west of Greenwich is a line of longitude that extends from the North Pole across the Arctic Ocean, the Atlantic Ocean, Europe, Africa, the Southern Ocean, and Antarctica to the South Pole.
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