Outline of Niger

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

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

Nigerlandlocked sovereign country located in West Africa.[1] Niger was named for the Niger River. It borders Nigeria and Benin to the south, Burkina Faso and Mali to the west, Algeria and Libya to the north and Chad to the east. The capital city is Niamey.

General reference[edit]

An enlargeable basic map of Niger

Geography of Niger[edit]

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

Location[edit]

 Nigeria 1,497 km
 Chad 1,175 km
 Algeria 956 km
 Mali 821 km
 Burkina Faso 628 km
 Libya 354 km
 Benin 266 km
  • Coastline: none

Environment of Niger[edit]

An enlargeable satellite image of Niger

Natural geographic features of Niger[edit]

Regions of Niger[edit]

Main article: Regions of Niger

Ecoregions of Niger[edit]

Administrative divisions of Niger[edit]

Regions of Niger[edit]
Main article: Regions of Niger
Departments of Niger[edit]
Main article: Departments of Niger
Communes of Niger[edit]
Main article: Communes of Niger
Municipalities of Niger[edit]

Demography of Niger[edit]

Main article: Demographics of Niger

Government and politics of Niger[edit]

Main article: Government of Niger and Politics of Niger

Branches of the government of Niger[edit]

Main article: Government of Niger

Executive branch of the government of Niger[edit]

Legislative branch of the government of Niger[edit]

Judicial branch of the government of Niger[edit]

Main article: Court system of Niger

Foreign relations of Niger[edit]

International organization membership[edit]

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

Law and order in Niger[edit]

Main article: Law of Niger

Military of Niger[edit]

Main article: Military of Niger

Local government in Niger[edit]

History of Niger[edit]

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

Culture of Niger[edit]

Main article: Culture of Niger

Art in Niger[edit]

Languages of Niger[edit]

People of Niger[edit]

Main article: People of Niger

Ethnic groups[edit]

Notable individuals[edit]

Religion in Niger[edit]

Religion in Niger

Sports in Niger[edit]

Main article: Sports in Niger

Economy and infrastructure of Niger[edit]

Main article: Economy of Niger

Education in Niger[edit]

Main article: Education in Niger

Health in Niger[edit]

Main article: Health in Niger

See also[edit]

Main article: Niger

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Niger". 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 Niger

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