COAT OF ARMS
Government: Unitary Presidential Republic
Current President: Alassane Ouattara
Population: 23,740,424 (2016)
Land Size: 332,462 sq km (124,503 sq miles)
Major Ethic Groups:
- Fri - Sep 15, 2017: Is Your Chocolate Bar Fuelling Deforestation in West Africa? - AllAfrica News: Cote d'Ivoire
[Thomson Reuters Foundation] London -Large area of forest reserves in Ivory Coast have been converted to illegal cocoa plantations to meet demand, campaign group says
- Fri - Sep 8, 2017: Cycling Team Depart for Tour De Côte d'Ivoire - AllAfrica News: Cote d'Ivoire
[New Times] Rwanda national cycling team (Team Rwanda) will travel to Ivory Coast aboard RwandAir today to compete in the 2017 Tour de Côte d'Ivoire - Tour de la Réconciliation, slated for September 10-16.
- Mon - Sep 4, 2017: Handball - Angolan National Team Already in Cote d'Ivoire - AllAfrica News: Cote d'Ivoire
[ANGOP] Abidjan -The Angolan national junior women's handball team are already since Sunday in Abidjan (Côte d'Ivoire), where on Monday they are competing in the 24th edition of the African Cup of Nations.
- Fri - Sep 1, 2017: Women Hold Key to U.S.$6 Billion Treasure Chest - AllAfrica News: Cote d'Ivoire
[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Abidjan -"The challenge is convincing men that they have a vested interest in gender parity"
- Thu - Aug 31, 2017: Liberia, Côte d'Ivoire Sign Several Cooperation Agreements in Monrovia - AllAfrica News: Cote d'Ivoire
[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Relations between Liberia and Côte d'Ivoire have reached new heights with the revival of the Joint Commission and the signing of several cooperation agreements aimed at strengthening bilateral relations and cooperation between both countries.