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By: Estrella Munoz. Motto: “Travail, Justice, Solidarite”(French) means Work, Justice, Solidarity Anthem: Liberte (freedom)

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1 By: Estrella Munoz

2 Motto: “Travail, Justice, Solidarite”(French) means Work, Justice, Solidarity Anthem: Liberte (freedom)

3 Its landscape is spectacular. Guinea has some of the world’s few remaining tropical dry forests.

4  Gained independence from France in October 2,  Guinea belonged to African empires but then made part of french West Africa  Its form of government since independence is autocratic, which is one person possesses unlimited power. This has made Guinea one of the poorest countries in the world.  Government type is republic

5  Guinea is known as the "chateau d'eau de l'Afrique de l'ouest" : the water tank of West Africa, it is the source of the Niger River  Very poor country  First french african colony to gain independence  It is also where the Fulbe people come from

6 People speak french in Guinea because it used to be ruled by the French until 1958 when Guinea gained independence so they inherited the language.

7 population: 9.5 million death rate: deaths per 1,000 people birth rate: 36.9 per 1,000 people religions: Muslim 85%, Christian 8%, indigenous beliefs 7% population growth rate 2.645% languages: french (official)

8 Conakry Bamako Fouta Djallon  Fouta Djallon is a highland region in the center of Guinea, West Africa, the region serves as the watershed for some of western Africa’s greatest rivers

9 Pictures of Guinea

10 IIts among the least developed nations, the country depends most on agricultural HHas abundant resources, richly provided with minerals ddiamonds, gold and other metals hhas great potential for hydroelectric power pprocess plants for beer, juices, soft drinks and tobacco

11    ta_Djallon ta_Djallon


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