Outline of Morocco

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The location of Morocco
An enlargeable map of the Kingdom of Morocco

Moroccosovereign country located in western North Africa.[1] Morocco has a coast on the Atlantic Ocean that reaches past the Strait of Gibraltar into the Mediterranean Sea. Morocco has international borders with Algeria to the east, Spain to the north (a water border through the Strait and land borders with two small Spanish autonomous cities, Ceuta and Melilla), and a disputed border with Western Sahara to the south.[2]

Morocco is the only African country that is not currently a member of the African Union. However, it is a member of the Arab League at present, Arab Maghreb Union, the Francophonie, Organisation of Islamic Cooperation, Mediterranean Dialogue group, and Group of 77, and is a major non-NATO ally of the United States.

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

General reference[edit]

An enlargeable basic map of Morocco

Geography of Morocco[edit]

An enlargeable topographic map of Morocco
Main article: Geography of Morocco
 Algeria 1,559 km
Western Sahara 443 km (although there's no de facto boundary)
 Spain 16 km
  • Coastline: 1,835 km

Environment of Morocco[edit]

An enlargeable satellite image of Morocco

Natural geographic features of Morocco[edit]

Regions of Morocco[edit]

Main article: Regions of Morocco

Ecoregions of Morocco[edit]

Administrative divisions of Morocco[edit]

Regions of Morocco[edit]
Main article: Regions of Morocco
Prefectures and provinces of Morocco[edit]
Municipalities of Morocco[edit]

Demography of Morocco[edit]

Government and politics of Morocco[edit]

Main article: Government of Morocco and Politics of Morocco

Branches of the government of Morocco[edit]

Main article: Government of Morocco

Executive branch of the government of Morocco[edit]

Legislative branch of the government of Morocco[edit]

Judicial branch of the government of Morocco[edit]

Foreign relations of Morocco[edit]

International organization membership[edit]

The Kingdom of Morocco is a member of:[1]

Law and order in Morocco[edit]

Main article: Law of Morocco

Military of Morocco[edit]

Main article: Military of Morocco

Local government in Morocco[edit]

History of Morocco[edit]

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

Culture of Morocco[edit]

Main article: Culture of Morocco

Art in Morocco[edit]

Sports in Morocco[edit]

Main article: Sports in Morocco

Economy and infrastructure of Morocco[edit]

Main article: Economy of Morocco

Education in Morocco[edit]

Main article: Education in Morocco

Health in Morocco[edit]

Main article: Health in Morocco

See also[edit]

Main article: Morocco

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Morocco". The World Factbook. United States Central Intelligence Agency. July 8, 2009. Retrieved July 23, 2009. 
  2. ^ Pending resolution of the Western Sahara conflict.
  3. ^ 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 Morocco

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