Benin facts: official web sites of benin, links and information on benin's art, culture, geography, history, travel and tourism, cities, the capital benin's coastline is just 121 km (75 mi) long with an area of 112,622 km² the country is slightly larger than bulgaria, or slightly smaller than the us state. Benin is a country in west africa it borders togo to the west, nigeria to the east and burkina faso and niger to the north from mapcarta, the free map. Statistics overview databases statistical capacity development standards partnerships overview background country data collection of thematic profiles and systemskeyboard_arrow_downkeyboard_arrow_up. One such country was the republic of benin, which was formed in 1967 amid the nigerian civil war, and lasted for less than a day however, biafran forces occupied the mid-western region only weeks after the beginning of the war the independent state of the republic of biafra in june 1967. Benin country facts, useful information about benin, country overview, currency, calling code, benin map, geography of benin, google map of benin benin, officially the republic of benin is a country of continent africa benin covers an area of 112620 square kilometres.
Benin is a country in west africa it borders togo to the west, nigeria to the east and burkina faso and niger to the north area total 112,622 km2 (101st) water (%) 002. Welcome to benin overview of resources metals industrial minerals and gemstones investment sources benin is a small country located in western africa between nigeria and togo the total area of the country is 112,622 km2, and it has a population of 9,598,787 as of july 2012. The republic of benin is a presidential republic in western africa present day benin was the site of dahomey, a prominent west african kingdom that rose in the 15th century the territory became a french colony in 1872 and achieved independence on 1 august 1960, as the republic of benin.
Qsi international school of benin country overview general information countless slaves were shipped to the new world from this west african state during the 18th and 19th centuries. The benin country report, risk level 3, contains security information and travel advisories, including health risks ihs markit, a leader in providing patrice talon's victory in the march 2016 presidential election with 6537% of the vote provided him with a strong mandate a cabinet reshuffle in october. Benin, officially the republic of benin (french: république du bénin) and formerly dahomey, is a country in west africa it is bordered by togo to the west, nigeria to the east. Benin's - economic overview , benin's - financial indicators & government financial , benin's - labour force and employment overview , benin's [top] economic overview the economy of benin mainly depends on agriculture in 2010, the gross domestic product (gdp) was estimated at.
Country overview location and size benin has a narrow 100-kilometer (62-mile) coastline along the bight of benin, in the atlantic ocean the country is bordered to the west by nigeria, to the north by niger and burkina faso, and to the east by togo. Country overview benin is bordered by togo to the west, nigeria to the east, and burkina faso and niger to the north it has an estimated as of march 2018, the total number of direct beneficiaries reached 180,200 against a target of 250,000 beneficiaries by the end of the project in february 2021. The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to benin: benin - country in west africa benin borders togo to the west, nigeria to the east and burkina faso and niger to the north its short coastline to the south leads to the bight of benin. Flag of benin with information including details about the state of benin in 1975, marxist government came to power in benin and the country was renamed to the republic of dahomey in these times, a green flag with a red star in the upper left corner was used.
In the last decade, the government of benin has set up a number of strategic frameworks that place agriculture at the centre of the country's development and contribute to the comprehensive africa agriculture development programme (caadp) objectives. Benin has 4 neighbouring countries the total length of land borders of benin is 1 236 mi/ 1 989 km benin has the unique two-letter country code, bj (also internet top-level domain), its three-letter country code is ben, and its three-digit country code is 204. Benin country profile 8 may 2018 share this with facebook elements of the culture and religion brought by slaves from the area are still present in the americas, including voodoo - which has made a comeback in benin and is even celebrated at the country's annual voodoo day.
Benin - market overview discusses key economic indicators and trade statistics, which countries are dominant in the market, the us market share, the political situation if relevant, the top reasons why us companies should consider exporting to this country, and other issues that affect trade, eg. Information on benin — map of benin, flag of benin, geography, history, politics, government, economy, population, culture, religion, languages in april 2006, yayi boni assumed the presidency the world bank and imf agreed to cancel much of benin's foreign debt after the country. Benin: country profile: benin's economy will continue to grow at a steady pace in 2018 growth is driven by agriculture, an increase in public files are delivered directly into your account within a few minutes of purchase overview why buy this report.
Overview benin officially the republic of benin, and also known as benin republic is a country in west africa it borders togo to the west, nigeria we assisted another law firm regarding the corporate restructuring of its client our advice included an overview of the tax implications. Benin country facts (area, population, gdp, currency, location, capital, population density) largest cities of benin coastal areas of dahomey began to be controlled by the french in the second half of the 19th century the entire kingdom was conquered by 1894. Overview a guide to the united states' history of recognition, diplomatic, and consular relations, by country, since 1776: benin (dahomey) department of state country information: benin countries.
Benin is one of the least advanced countries (ldcs) the cooperation strategy between benin and the european union (eu) is defined in the national indicative programme 2014-2020 as part of the 11th european development fund programming. Overview iom programmes in benin are currently oriented more towards migration and development and labour migration activities it was jointly organized by the government of the republic of benin, iom and the office of the high representative of the united nations least developed countries.