Panafrican Cooperative Conference
20 Members States for promoting cooperative entrepreneurship in Africa
  • Benin

  • Burkina Faso

  • Burundi

  • Cameroon

  • Cap Verde

  • Centrafric

  • Comoros

  • Congo

  • Ivoiry Coast

  • Gabon

  • Guinea

  • Guinea Bissau

  • Mali

  • Mauritania

  • Niger

  • DRC

  • Rwanda

  • Senegal

  • Chad

  • Togo

 

 "120px  benin  sceaubenin

 

Benin is a West African country with a surface area of 112,622 km ² and the countries stretches along the River Niger for a distance of 670 km from the north to the Atlantic coast in the south. Benin had a population of 9,900,000 inhabitants in 2013.

Capital: Porto-Novo

Currency: CFA Franc

President: Boni Yayi

National Anthem: The New Dawn

Governments: Representative Democracy, Republic

Official language: French

PCC Consultant: Gbedjissokpa Gabriel

PCC Board member: Mme AdjadiOmonlara, Vice Board Chair of the PCC

Ministry in charge of the cooperative movement: Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Fisheries.

 

 120px-Flag_of_Burkina_Faso  burkina  sceauburkina

 

Burkina Faso, literally 'land of honest men', also known as Burkina, is a West African country without access to the ocean. It is surrounded by Mali on the north, Niger on the east, Benin on the south- east, Togo and Ghana on the South, and Côte d'Ivoire on the south-west.

Capital: Ouagadougou

Currency: CFA Franc

President:President Blaise Compaoré

Population:16,970,000 (2011) World Bank

Surface area:274 200 km2

Official language: French

Governments: Semi-presidential system, Republic

PCC Consultant: Gbedjissokpa Gabriel

PCC Board member: NONGUIERMA Abel

Ministry in charge of the cooperative movement:Ministry of Agriculture, Hydrocarbons and Fishery Resources

 

 120px-Flag_of_Burundi.svg_  burundi  sceauburundi

 

Burundi is an east African country without access to the ocean.

Capital: Bujumbura

Currency: Burundian Franc

President: Pierre Nkurunziza

Population:9 863 117

Surface area:27 834 km2

Official language: French, Kirundi

Governments:Republic

Ministry in charge of the cooperative movement:Ministry of Community Development

 

 120px-Flag_of_Cameroon.svg_  cameroun  sceaucameroun

 

Cameroon, officially known as the Republic of Cameroon is a central and west African country located between Nigeria to the west, Chad to the north, the Central African Republic to the east, Gabon, Equatorial Guinea and the Republic of Congo to the south and the Gulf of Guinea to the south -west.

Capital: Yaoundé

Currency: CFA Franc

President: Paul Biya

National Anthem: Rallying song

Population: 20 549 221

Surface area: 475 442 km2

Official language: French and English

Governments: Republic

PCC Board member: Musa Shey Nfor, Secretary General of the PCC

Ministry in charge of the cooperative movement: Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development

 

 

 120px-Flag_of_Cape_Verde.svg_  cap vert  sceaucapvert

 

Cape Verde is an island country in the Atlantic Ocean off the coast of Africa.

Capital: Praia

Currency:Escudo cap-verdien

Continent:Africa

Population:500 585 (2011)

Surface area: 4 033 km2

Places of interest: Pico do Fogo, Jardim Botânico, Ribeira Grande, Plus2

Official language: Portuguese

PCC Consultant: JOÂO GOMES Mendoça

Ministry in charge of the cooperative movement:Ministry of Youth, Labour, Social Development and Human Resources in charge of assistance to Cooperatives and Associations

 

 

 120px-Flag_of_the_Central_African_Republic.svg_  rca  sceaucentrafique

 

The Central African Republic is a Central Africa country, surrounded by Cameroon on the west, Chad on the north, Sudan and South Sudan on the east, the Democratic Republic of Congo and the Republic of Congo on the south. Most of the southern border is marked by the Ubangi River and Mbomou upstream. The northern part of the country is the upper basin of River Chari.

Capital: Bangui

Currency: Franc CFA

President: Cathérine PANZA

Surface area: 622 984 km2

Official language: French, Sango

PCC Consultant: Dominique Malo

Governments:Republic

Ministry in charge of the cooperative movement:The Prime Minister’s Office in charge of cooperatives

 

 

 208px-Flag_of_the_Comoros.svg_  comore  sceaucomores

 

The Comoros Union, formerly known as the Islamic Federal Republic of the Comoros, is a federal republic in southern Africa situated to the North of the Mozambique Canal in the Indian Ocean.

Capital: Moroni

President:IkililouDhoinine

Population:753 943 (2011)

Surface area:2170 km2

Currency: Comorian Franc

Official language: French, Arabic, Comorian

Ministry in charge of the cooperative movement:Ministry of Energy Production, Fisheries and Handicrafts

 

 

 120px-Flag_of_the_Republic_of_the_Congo.svg__0  congobraza  sceaucongo

 

Congo or Congo - Brazzaville, officially known as the Republic of Congo, is a central African country, located on either side of the equator.

Capital: Brazzaville

Currency: CFA Franc

President:Denis Sassou -Nguesso

Population:4,140,000 inhabitants (2011) World Bank

Surface area:341821 km2

National Anthem: The Congolese

Official language: French

PCC Consultant:LONGO Mbendo Marie Julienne

PCC Board member: Mr Elombila

Ministry in charge of the cooperative movement:Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock

 

 

 120px-Flag_of_Cote_d'Ivoire.svg_  civ  sceauciv

 

Côte d’Ivoire, officially the Republic of Côte d'Ivoire is a West African country. It covers a surface area of 322,462 km² and it is bordered on the north by Mali and Burkina Faso, on the west by Liberia and Guinea, on the east by Ghana and on the south by the Atlantic Ocean. The population was estimated at 23,202,000 inhabitants in 2012.

Capital: Yamoussoukro

Currency: CFA Franc

President:Alassane Ouattara

Governments:Presidential Regime, Republic

Official language: French

PCC Consultant: TANOE Cyrille

PCC Board member: Séraphin Biatchon

Ministry in charge of the cooperative movement:Ministry of Agriculture

 

 

 120px-Flag_of_Gabon.svg_  gabon  sceaugabon

 

Gabon, also known as the Republic of Gabon, is a country located west of equatorial Guinea and crossed by the equator. Gabon is a neighbour of the Republic of Congo, Equatorial Guinea and Cameroon.

Capital: Libreville

Currency: CFA Franc

President:Ali Bongo

Population:1,534 million (2011)World Bank

Surface area:267 667 km2

Governments: Presidential regime, Republic

Official language: French

PCC Consultant:Nestor Ayi

PCC Board member: Angelina MOULOMBA BOULINGI

Ministry in charge of the cooperative movement:Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock, Fisheries and Rural Development.

 

 

 Guinea_0  #  sceaueconakry

 

Guinea, whose expanded name is the Republic of Guinea, is also called 'Guinea - Conakry' following the name of its capital city to differentiate it from Guinea -Bissau and Equatorial Guinea. It is a West African country.

Capital: Conakry

Currency:Guinean Franc

President:Alpha Condé

Population:10 211 437 hab

Surface area:245 857 km2

Governments: Presidential regime, Republic

Places of interest: Îles de Loos, Bride Veil, Dubreka: Smoking dog, Plus

Official language: French

Ministry in charge of the cooperative movement:Ministry of Territorial Administration

 

 

 120px-Flag_of_Guinea-Bissau.svg_  #  sceaubissau

 

Guinea- Bissau or Guinea – Bissao, whose expanded name is the Republic of Guinea -Bissau or the Republic of Guinea -Bissao or Guiné-Bissau and República da Guiné-Bissau in Portuguese, is a Portuguese-speaking country in West Africa.

Capital: Bissau

Currency: CFA Franc

Population: 10 211 437 hab

Surface area: 245 857 km2

National Anthem: Esta é a NossaPátriaBemAmada

Governments:Semi-presidential regime, Republic

Official language: Portuguese

Ministry in charge of the cooperative movement:Ministry of Administrative Reform

 

 

 120px-Flag_of_Mali.svg_  mali  sceaumali

 

Mali, officially known as the Republic of Mali, is a West African country, surrounded by Mauritania and Algeria to the north, Niger to the east, Burkina Faso and Côte d'Ivoire to the south, Guinea to the south -west, and Senegal to the west.

Capital: Bamako

Currency: CFA Franc

President:Boubakar Keita

Population:15,840,000 inhabitants (2011) World Bank

Surface area:1 241 239 km2

National Anthem: For Africa and for you, Mali

Governments: Unitary State, semi -presidential regime, Republic

Official language: French

PCC Consultant:Saran Bouaré

Ministry in charge of the cooperative movement:Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs, Solidarity and the Elderly

 

 

 120px-Flag_of_Mauritania.svg_  mauritanie  sceaumauri

 

Mauritania is a country located in the north-west of Africa. It is located on the North-western coast of the continent and between latitudes 15° and 27° north of the Equator and longitudes 5° and 17° west of the Greenwich Meridian.

Capital: Nouakchott

Currency: Ouguiya

President: Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz

Population: 3 359 185 hab

Surface area:1 241 239 km2

National Anthem:Nachid al-watani

Governments: Islamic Republic

Official language: Arabic

PCC Consultant:BAYE OULD EL KHADAR

Ministry in charge of the cooperative movement:Ministry of Rural Development

 

 

 120px-Flag_of_Niger.svg_  niger  sceauniger

 

Niger is a steppe country in West Africa surrounded by Algeria, Benin, Burkina Faso, Chad, Libya, Mali and Nigeria. The capital city is Niamey. The inhabitants are Nigerois.

Capital: Niamey

Currency:CFA Franc

President: Mahamadou Issoufou

Population:16,070,000 inhabitants (2011) World Bank

Surface area: 1 267 000 km2

Governments:Semi-presidential regime

Official language: French

PCC Consultant: MAMAN Sani Ibrahim

Ministry in charge of the cooperative movement:Ministry of Agriculture

 

 

 125px-Flag_of_the_Democratic_Republic_of_the_Congo.svg_  rdc  sceaucongo

 

The Democratic Republic of the Congo is a central African country. The country is also simply known as Congo or DR Congo or DRC or 'Congo - Kinshasa' to differentiate it from the neighbouring Republic of Congo.

Capital: Kinshasa

President: Joseph Kabila

Currency: Congolese franc

Population: 67,760,000 (2011) World Bank

Surface area: 2 345 000 km2

Official language: French

PCC Consultant: MBAMBI Pierre MAZEBO

PCC Board member: BOLA Richard EKOFO

Ministry in charge of the cooperative movement: Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, in charge of Cooperative Development.

 

 

 120px-Flag_of_Rwanda.svg_  civ  sceaurwanda

 

Rwanda, formerly Ruanda or Rouanda in French before independence in 1962, dubbed the 'land of a thousand hills' is an east African country. It shares boundaries with Uganda to the north, Tanzania to the east, Burundi to the south, and the Democratic Republic of Congo to the west.

Capital: Kigali

President: Paul Kagame

Currency: Rwandan franc

Population: 10,940,000inhabitants (2011) World Bank

Surface area: 26 338 km2

Governments: Unitary State, presidential regime, Republic, Parliamentary system

Official language: French, English, Kinyarwanda

Ministry in charge of the cooperative movement: Ministry of Industrial Development and Trade

 

 

 120px-Flag_of_Senegal.svg_  #  sceausenegal

 

Senegal is a West African country. It is bordered by the Atlantic Ocean on the West, Mauritania on the north and east, Mali on the east, and Guinea and Guinea- Bissau on the south. The territory of Gambia penetrates into Senegal for a distance of more than 300 km into its territory. The Cape Verde Islands are located 560 km off the coast of Senegal.

Capital: Dakar

President: MackySall

Currency:CFA Franc

National Anthem: The Red Lion

Governments: Semi-presidential regime, Republic

Official language: French

PCC Consultant: YATMA Sylla

Ministry in charge of the cooperative movement: Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Equipment

 

 

 125px-Flag_of_Chad.svg_  tchad  sceautchad

 

Chad is a central African country without any access to the ocean, situated to the south of Libya, east of Niger and Nigeria, and north of Cameroon and the Central African Republic and west of Sudan. Its capital is N'Djamena.

Capital: N'Djamena

President: Paul Kagame

Currency: CFA Franc

Population: 11,530,000 inhabitants (2011) World Bank

Surface area: 1 284 000 km2

Official language: French, Arabic

Ministry in charge of the cooperative movement: Ministry of Commerce and Industry.

 

 

 120px-Flag_of_Togo.svg_  togo  sceautogo

 

Togo, officially known as the Republic of Togo is a West African country with a population estimated at about 6 million inhabitants in 2010 and a population density of 95 inhabitants / km ². Togo is bordered to the north by Burkina Faso, to the south by the Gulf of Guinea, to the east by Benin and to the west by Ghana.

Capital: Lomé

President: Faure Gnassingbé

Currency: CFA franc

Population: 6,155,000 inhabitants (2011) World Bank

Surface area: 56 785 km2

Governments: Republic

National Anthem: Hi to you, O land of our ancestors

Official language: French

Ministry in charge of the cooperative movement: Ministry of Agriculture.