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Our mission is to use Christian missions to respond to need, proclaim the Gospel, and equip the church around the world.
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Worldreader is a non-profit on a mission to bring digital books to every child and her family, so that they can improve their lives.
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Air Serv International is a nonprofit humanitarian aviation organization which provides safe and reliable air transport services for humanitarian aid organizations into the world's most difficult to reach areas.
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At Medical Ambassadors International we build relationships with the world’s most vulnerable people and together we work to heal communities both physically and spiritually.
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Clean Water
The country faces difficulties with deforestation from excessive logging and water pollution from industrial and sewage runoffs. Additionally, flooding is common during the rainy season because the country has heavy surf and no natural harbors.1 Cote d'Ivoire’s economy is highly dependent on cocoa and other agricultural production, which is heavily influenced by the increasing air, water, and soil pollution present in the country. One of the main sources for this issue is the influx of toxic waste from discarded cell phones. The phones are left uncontained to decay, and the metals that leach out of the phones contaminate their surroundings.2

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Western Africa, bordering the North Atlantic Ocean, between Ghana and Liberia

Total 322,463 sq km
Land 318,003 sq km
Water 4,460 sq km


tropical along coast, semiarid in far north; three seasons - warm and dry (November to March), hot and dry (March to May), hot and wet (June to October)
Natural Resources

petroleum, natural gas, diamonds, manganese, iron ore, cobalt, bauxite, copper, gold, nickel, tantalum, silica sand, clay, cocoa beans, coffee, palm oil, hydropower ;
Natural Hazards

coast has heavy surf and no natural harbors; during the rainy season torrential flooding is possible
Current Environmental Issues

deforestation (most of the country's forests - once the largest in West Africa - have been heavily logged); water pollution from sewage and industrial and agricultural effluents


22,400,835 (July 2013 est.)
Ethnic Groups


Cote d'Ivoire is heavily dependent on agriculture and related activities, which engage roughly 68% of the population. Cote d'Ivoire is the world's largest producer and exporter of cocoa beans and a significant producer and exporter of coffee and palm oil. Consequently, the economy is highly sensitive to fluctuations in international prices for these products, and, to a lesser extent, in climatic conditions. Cocoa, oil, and coffee are the country's top export revenue earners, but the country is also producing gold. Since the end of the civil war in 2003, political turmoil has continued to damage the economy, resulting in the ...See More loss of foreign investment and slow economic growth. In late 2011, Cote d'Ivoire's economy began to recover from a severe downturn of the first quarter of the year that was caused by widespread post-election fighting. In June 2012, the IMF and the World Bank announced $4.4 billion in debt relief for Cote d'Ivoire under the Highly Indebted Poor Countries Initiative. Cote d'Ivoire's long-term challenges include political instability and degrading infrastructure. Show Less ;
GDP Purchasing Power Parity

$41.01 billion (2012 est.); $37.34 billion (2011 est.); $39.19 billion (2010 est.)
Agriculture Products

coffee, cocoa beans, bananas, palm kernels, corn, rice, cassava (manioc), sweet potatoes, sugar, cotton, rubber; timber

foodstuffs, beverages; wood products, oil refining, gold mining, truck and bus assembly, textiles, fertilizer, building materials, electricity