COAT OF ARMS
Government: Unitary Presidential Republic
Current President: Alassane Ouattara
Population: 24,184,810 (2017)
Land Size: 332,462 sq km (124,503 sq miles)
Major Ethnic Groups:
- Thu - Dec 6, 2018: Sustainability, Peace, Security 'Best Guarantee Against Instability' - UN Chief - AllAfrica News: Cote d'Ivoire
[Africa Renewal] "Peace and development are indivisible," UN Secretary-General António Guterres told the Security Council on Wednesday, encouraging a stronger push along what he dubbed "the peace continuum" as the "best guarantee against instability and insecurity."
- Mon - Dec 3, 2018: LRRRC, UNHCR Draft Vision for Ivorian Refugees Local Integration - AllAfrica News: Cote d'Ivoire
[Observer] The Liberia Refugees Repatriation and Resettlement Commission (LRRRC) and the United Nations High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR) have drafted a comprehensive vision aimed at ensuring the sustainable local integration of Ivorian refugees at the various camps in the country.
- Mon - Nov 26, 2018: HEC Paris launches its first office for West and Central Africa in Abidjan - AllAfrica News: Cote d'Ivoire
[35°N] 22 November 2018 - HEC Paris celebrates the opening of its first office for West and Central Africa, in Abidjan.
- Mon - Nov 26, 2018: Semlex Wins Sierra Leone, Ivory Coast National Identification Document Contracts - AllAfrica News: Cote d'Ivoire
[The Point] SEMLEX GROUP has signed two major contracts with the governments of Sierra Leone and Ivory Coast for the production of their national identification documents.
- Mon - Nov 26, 2018: CFAO Retail and Carrefour enter in partnership with JUMIA - AllAfrica News: Cote d'Ivoire
[35°N] 26 November 2018: Adialea, the joint venture between CFAO and Carrefour, has announced the signature of memorandum of understanding with Jumia, Africa's leading name in e‑commerce, to sell Carrefour products through the company's online shopping platform.