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Country Profiles

  • BBC News Profile - Guinea
    A guide to history, politics and economic background of countries from BBC News.
  • CIA World Factbook - Guinea
    Country profile provides information on country background, geography, people, government, communications, transportation, military, and transnational issues.
  • FAO and Guinea
    Information on economic and agricultural issues from the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO). It also has a good selection of maps.
  • Human Development Report on Guinea
    Provides quick statistics on human development, economy, labor force, and population from the United Nations Development Programme.
  • IAEA - Guinea
    Country factsheet on multilateral and safeguard agreements from the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA).
  • IMF - Guinea
    Country information, reports and publications from the International Monetary Fund.
  • ITC - Guinea
    Country-specific trade and market profiles, map, and trade statistics from the International Trade Centre (ITC).
  • OHCHR - Guinea
    Country background, treaties, reporting status, calendar of events and publications related to human rights from the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner on Human Rights (OHCHR).
  • UNESCO Worldwide - Guinea
    Highlights cooperation between the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) and its Member States.
  • United Kingdom's Foreign and Commonwealth Office - Guinea
    Country profile covering history, politics, economy, human rights, relations with the UK, and travel.
  • UNdata - Guinea
    Provides summary, economic, social, and environmental statistics from the United Nations Statistics Division.
  • United Nations Statistics Division: Environment Snapshot - Guinea
    Country snapshots offer national environment statistics.
  • U.S. Census Bureau Foreign Trade Statistics - Guinea
    U.S. trade in goods (imports, exports and balance) with Guinea.
  • U.S. Commercial Service - Guinea
    Country profile about doing business abroad by the Commercial Service, the global business solutions unit of the Department of Commerce.
    • U.S. Commercial Service - West Africa
      Regional profile about doing business in West Africa (Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Chad, Cote d'Ivoire, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea Bissau, Guinea Conakry, Liberia, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Senegal, Sierra Leone, and Togo) by the Commercial Service, the global business solutions unit of the Department of Commerce.
  • U.S. Department of Energy - Guinea
    Country analysis report from the Energy Information Administration on production and consumption of energy resources.

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Diplomatic Relations
Diplomacy, Programs and Aid

  • African Development Bank Group - Guinea
    Projects, strategy papers, and information about Guinea and the ADB.
  • African Union
    The main objectives of the AU are "to promote unity and solidarity among African States, to coordinate and intensify cooperation for development, to safeguard the sovereignty and territorial integrity of Member States, and to promote international cooperation within the framework of the United Nations."
  • Embassy of the United States in Conakry, Guinea
    Diplomatic representation of the U.S. in Guinea.
  • EU Relations with Guinea
    Overview, country strategy, EU support, and documents on the European Union's relations with Guinea.
  • G-77 at the United Nations
    The Group of 77 is an intergovernmental organization of developing states in the UN. It provides the means for the countries of the South to articulate and promote their collective economic interests and enhance their joint negotiating capacity on all major international economic issues within the United Nations system, and promote South-South cooperation for development. There are now 130 member states (including Guinea), although the name G-77 was retained because of its historical significance.
  • IRIN Humanitarian Profile - Guinea
    IRIN (Integrated Regional Information Networks), part of the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA), provides news and analysis about sub-Saharan Africa, the Middle East and Central Asia for the humanitarian community.
  • Islamic Development Bank
    "The Islamic Development Bank (IDB) is a Multilateral Development Bank (MDB), established to foster the economic development and social progress of its member countries and Muslim communities in non-member countries in accordance with the principles of Shari'ah (Islamic Law). There are 56 member countries (including Guinea).
  • New Partnership for Africa's Development (NEPAD)>
    NEPAD is a strategy for sustainable development and poverty reduction in Africa.
  • Permanent Mission of the Republic Guinea to the United Nations
    Website of member state missions and their representatives to the United Nations.
  • ReliefWeb - Guinea
    ReliefWeb, administered by the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA), provides news, documents, maps, and background information on emergency assistance by country.
    • OCHA - Guinea
      "OCHA-Guinea is responsible for monitoring relief needs and providing humanitarian support services to the UN Country Team (UNCT) reporting directly to the Humanitarian Coordinator and through the Resident Coordinator to the Heads of UN-Agencies."
  • SESRTCIC - Guinea
    Socioeconomic statistics and information for member countries from the Statistical, Economic and Social Research and Training Centre for Islamic Countries (SESRTCIC), a subsidiary organ of the Organisation of the Islamic Conference (OIC).
  • UNHCR
    News, operations, statistics, background, analysis and policy, and maps from the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees. Select Guijnea from the "Browse by country" drop-down menu on the right.
  • United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Guinea (in French only)
    UNDP helps countries work toward human rights, democratic governance, poverty reduction, crisis prevention and recovery, energy and environment for sustainable development, and HIV/AIDS prevention.
  • United Nations Division for Sustainable Development - Guinea
    Economic, social and environmental policies and plans for sustainable development from the UN Department Economic and Social Affairs.
  • USAID - Guinea
    United States Agency for International Development (USAID) economic and humanitarian assistance programs.
    • USAID - West Africa
      USAID Assistance in Western Africa (Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Chad, Cote d'Ivoire, The Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Liberia, Male, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, and Togo).
  • U.S. Department of State - Guinea
    U.S.-Guinean relations, humanitarian assistance, reconstruction, and country background notes.
  • World Bank - Guinea
    World Bank data, projects, and research in Guinea.
  • World Food Programme - Guinea
    The World Food Programme (WFP) is the United Nations frontline agency in the fight against global hunger.
  • World Trade Organization - Guinea
    Provides key information on trade statistics, WTO commitments, disputes, trade policy reviews, and notifications for member countries.

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