Gambia

Flag of GambiaThe Gambia (the Listeni/ˈɡæmbiə/; officially the Republic of the Gambia), also commonly known as Gambia, is a country in West Africa. It is surrounded by Senegal, apart from a short strip of Atlantic coastline at its western end. It is the smallest country on mainland Africa. The country is situated either side of the Gambia River, the nation's namesake, which flows through the country's centre and empties into the Atlantic Ocean. Its area is 11,295 km² with an estimated population of 1.7 million. Banjul is the Gambian capital, but the largest cities are Serekunda and Brikama.
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General information

  • IndexMundi contains detailed country statistics, charts, and maps compiled from multiple sources.IndexMundi
  • Agentschap NL helpt u bij het oriënteren op buitenlandse markten. Op onze landenpagina’s vindt u informatie over de economische situatie, politiek, wetgeving en belangrijke instanties in een land. Landeninformatie Rijksdienst voor Ondernemend Nederland (in Dutch)
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  • UNESCO lists oral traditions, performing arts, social practices, rituals, festive events, knowledge and practices concerning nature and the universe, or the knowledge and skills to produce traditional crafts, as intangable cultural heritage.UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage
  • Representation of (tentative) African heritage sites on the World Heritage List which is maintained by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO).World Heritage List - UNESCO
  • Provides the current travel advice of the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs (in Dutch). Reisadviezen Rijksoverheid (in Dutch)
  • The African Union (AU) was founded in 1999 with the goal of accelerating the process of integration in the continent, to enable it play its rightful role in the global economy while addressing multifaceted social, economic and political problems compounded as they are by certain negative aspects of globalisation. African Union (AU) member

Statistics

  • The Development Data Hub is the most comprehensive online resource for financial and resource flow data alongside poverty, social and vulnerability indicators. It combines an extensive data store with interactive visualisations enabling you to chart, map and compare data at the global, national and local level.Development Data Hub
  • Part of the World Health Organization's website, with statistical information, health profiles, WHO collaboration,  mortality and burden of disease, nutrition and risk factors. World Health Organization country information
  • UNCTADSTAT country profiles are selections of key economic statistics by country. They include a wide range of internationally comparable indicators allowing users to compare statistics across countries. The general profiles provide a basic snapshot of a country's economic and financial situation, facilitating convenient cross-country comparisons. UNCTAD statistics country profiles
  • The overarching objective of the African Development Bank (AfDB) Group is to spur sustainable economic development and social progress in its regional member countries (RMCs), thus contributing to poverty reduction.African Development Bank Group
  • Statistical information from the UN Food and Agricultural Organization.FAOSTAT Country indicators
  • Provides statistical data on the Gambia including national financial statements, social statistics and the databases GamInfo, Gambia Data Portal and Country Stat. Gambian Bureau of Statistics (GBOS)

News about Gambia

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08/22/2017 - 10:28
[Foroyaa] Corporal Lamin Gibba, serving member of the Gambia Armed...
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[Foroyaa] Hamburg -Halifa Sallah has been calling for a new conscious...
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08/21/2017 - 19:22
[Daily Observer] The North Bank Region (NBR) of The Gambia, being one...
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08/21/2017 - 19:22
[Daily Observer] In a bid to showcase and bring to the fore the...
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[Daily Observer] The Gambia Police Force Cooperative Credit Union (...
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[Daily Observer] Officers of The Gambia Police Force (GPF) have...
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08/21/2017 - 16:33
[The Point] The West African Association for Development of Artisanal...
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08/21/2017 - 16:34
[The Point] The president of the livestock Association, Alhagie Kebba...
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08/21/2017 - 16:33
[The Point] Popular Gambian journalist and diaspora activist Fatu...
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08/21/2017 - 16:33
[The Point] Yankuba Marong, president of Essau Youth and Sports...
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08/21/2017 - 16:33
[The Point] Child Protection Alliance (CPA) with funding from Save...
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08/21/2017 - 16:20
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08/21/2017 - 15:19
[Foroyaa] Ablie Jallow over the weekend had commentators sitting up...
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[Foroyaa] Track star Alagie Salim Drammeh over the weekend surpassed...
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[Foroyaa] The Ministry of Trade has responded to remarks made by the...
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[Foroyaa] Mamadou Dem principal magistrate Isatou Janneh-Njie of the...
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08/21/2017 - 12:51
[Govt of the Gambia] President Adama Barrow has sworn in two new...
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