Outline of Guinea

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The location of Guinea
An enlargeable map of the Republic of Guinea

The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to Guinea:

Guineacountry located in West Africa, that was formerly known as French Guinea.[1] Guinea's territory has a curved shape, with its base at the Atlantic Ocean, inland to the east, and turning south. The base borders Guinea-Bissau and Senegal to the north, and Mali to the north and north-east; the inland part borders Côte d'Ivoire to the south-east, Liberia to the south, and Sierra Leone to the west of the southern tip. Its water sources include the Niger, Senegal, and Gambia rivers. Guinea is sometimes called Guinea-Conakry (Conakry being its capital) to differentiate it from the neighboring Guinea-Bissau (whose capital is Bissau).

General reference[edit]

An enlargeable relief map of Guinea

Geography of Guinea[edit]

An enlargeable topographic map of Guinea
Main article: Geography of Guinea

Location[edit]

Environment of Guinea[edit]

An enlargeable satellite image of Guinea

Natural geographic features of Guinea[edit]

Regions of Guinea[edit]

Ecoregions of Guinea[edit]

Main article: Ecoregions in Guinea

Administrative divisions of Guinea[edit]

Main article: Administrative divisions of Guinea
Regions of Guinea[edit]
Main article: Regions of Guinea
Prefectures of Guinea[edit]
Main article: Prefectures of Guinea
Municipalities of Guinea[edit]

Demography of Guinea[edit]

Main article: Demographics of Guinea

Government and politics of Guinea[edit]

Main article: Government of Guinea and Politics of Guinea

Branches of the government of Guinea[edit]

Main article: Government of Guinea

Executive branch of the government of Guinea[edit]

Legislative branch of the government of Guinea[edit]

Judicial branch of the government of Guinea[edit]

Foreign relations of Guinea[edit]

International organization membership[edit]

The Republic of Guinea is a member of:[1]

Law and order in Guinea[edit]

Main article: Law of Guinea

Military of Guinea[edit]

Main article: Military of Guinea

Local government in Guinea[edit]

History of Guinea[edit]

Main article: History of Guinea, Timeline of the history of Guinea, and Current events of Guinea

Culture of Guinea[edit]

Main article: Culture of Guinea

Art in Guinea[edit]

Sports in Guinea[edit]

Main article: Sports in Guinea

Economy and infrastructure of Guinea[edit]

Main article: Economy of Guinea

Education in Guinea[edit]

Main article: Education in Guinea

See also[edit]

Main article: Guinea

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Guinea". The World Factbook. United States Central Intelligence Agency. July 3, 2009. Retrieved July 23, 2009. 
  2. ^ The only glaciers in Africa are on Mt Kenya (in Kenya), on Kilimanjaro (in Tanzania), and in the Ruwenzori Mountains (which are located in Uganda and the Democratic Republic of the Congo). See Proceedings of the Riederalp Workshop, September 1978; Actes de l'Atelier de Riederalp, septembre 1978): IAHS-AISH Publ. no. 126, 1980.

External links[edit]

Wikimedia Atlas of Guinea