Ivory Coast

Ivory Coast, (also known as Côte d'Ivoire) is a country located in West Africa. Its capital city is Yamoussoukro, and its official language is French.

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What is the major cocoa processing company in cote d'ivoire?

It´s " ADM Cocoa ", which acquired part of Sifca´s assets; now probably followed by Cargill.

African-American History
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How many rivers does Ghana have?

Ghana has 17 rivers

Languages and Cultures
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What languages are spoken in Abidjan Cote d'Ivoire?

The most common languages in Abidjan are:

  1. Standard French
  2. Français de Treichville (a dialect of French)
  3. Nouchi (a dialect of French)
  4. Dioula
  5. Ebrié
  6. Baoulé
  7. and about 60 other vernacular languages.

The most common language of Abidjan is Dioula.

The traditional language was Ebrié, but since 1960, the official language is a dialect of French called French Ivorian Popular moussa. Another form of French spoken there is nouchi

Also, the city hosts many vorians from all over the country and so all the vernacular languages of the country, about sixty, are spoken, such as Attié, Baoulé, Bété, and Wobé.

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What are the natural resources of ivory coast?

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

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Who are some famous people that come from the ivory coast?

Please do not believe the stupid stories written previously in the first paragraph. The following answer is very informative. But if you want real answers, wikipedia is probably the most reliable choice, unless the b-l-s-i- was written there too. Fill in the blanks.

The Ivory Coast also has many football stars including Didier Drogba, Solomon Kolou (Both play for Chelsea FC) , Yaya Toure (Barcelona), Kolo Toure and Emmanuel Eboue (Both play for Arsenal)

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Is Ivory Coast Rich Or Poor?

It used to be quite rich country until president gbagbo changed the country into a poor place

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What language is the country name Cote d'Ivoire?

Côte d'Ivoire is French for "Ivory Coast"

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What is the largest city of Cote d'Ivoire?


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What is the English word for Côte d'Ivoire?

Côte d'Ivoire = Ivory Coast

International Cuisine
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What is the traditional food of Cote d'Ivoire?


· Aloko (Fried bananas)

· Fufu (boiled cassava and plantains)


· Kedjenou (Seasoned meat with vegetable sauce)

Tilapia (with a mango and tomato sauce)


· Fresh fruit

· Melon fingers with lime


Gnamacoudji (Gingered Pineapple Juice)

........I had a project on it......

Languages and Cultures
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French Language and Culture

Why do the following countries all speak French - Belgium Cameroon Canada France Haiti Côte D'ivoire Madagascar Switzerland and the Republic of Guinea?

Because all of those countries were either colonies of France, or portions of them were once part of the kingdom of France.

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Area of Côte d'Ivoire sq km?

322,460 square kilometers.

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What are the traditional clothes of Ivory coast?

the traditional clothes for the ivorians is nothing because thats how i like it!

i also like dutty turbans!

International Laws
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Is there ivory on the Ivory Coast?

No. Ivory sales in Cote d'Ivoire are strictly prohibited and tightly watched. Elephant populations of western Africa were decimated by the trade in ivory. Beginning in the 19th century, the area was one of the chief export areas for the ivory trade to Europe and became known as the ivory coast (common noun). The country was named by the French who colonized this area.

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Who is a famous person from cote d'ivoire?

Famous footballer Didier drogba

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What is the capital of the Ivory Coast?

The capital city of the Ivory Coast (La Cote-D'Iviore), is Yamoussoukro.
Yamoussoukro (formerly and for a long time it was Abidjan, which now is now just the seat of government).

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Could you please tell me if there is an israel embassy in abidjan?

Yes, there is.

I think the following info gives you the embassy's contact details,

and I hope your French is better than mine:

L'ambassade est situ

Famous People
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Famous people from ivory coast?

· football stars including Didier Drogba, Solomon Kolou (Both play for Chelsea FC) , Yaya Toure (Barcelona), Kolo Toure and Emmanuel Eboue (Both play for Arsenal)

Languages and Cultures
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What languages are spoken in Cote d'Ivoire?

they mostly speak French

however they also speak Gouda
french is the main language
The official language is French.
Mostly, French is spoken but there are languages based on the background ethnic group.
French is the main language of the Ivory Coast, but 65 other languages are also spoken.
yes they speak french
yes,is official language
french and Dioula
The official language spoken is French. Also spoken are over 70 native languages and dialects including Aoulé, Sénoufo, Yacouba, Agni, Attié, Guéré, Bété, Dioula, Abé, Mahou, Wobé, and Llobi
French (official), and 60 native dialects with Dioula the most widely spoken.
The official language is French, however, there is an estimated 65 different languages and dialects spoken in the Ivory Coast.
For the most part, no. The vast majority of people either speak French or an indigenous language.
There official language is French, but they have several other dialects and languages distributed amongst their country.
the people in the ivory coast speak french.
The official language is French,

Travel & Places
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How big is the 'Ivory Coast'?

Area Total - 322,460 km2, 124,502 sq mi.

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Who is involved in the ivory coast crisis?

Ivory coast president Laurent Gbagbo,who lost last elections but refused to quit. Rival Alasane Ouattara recognised as winner by international community. Gbagbo's supporters and pro democracy section are now involved in crisis with international community including African nations exerting diplomatic pressure.

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Is the ivory coast near the equator?

Yes, very near. I think the latitude of the southern coast is about 5 degrees from the equator.

History, Politics & Society
History of Africa
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What are the capitals of Cote d' Ivoire?


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Lakes and Rivers
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Was cote d'ivoir once called Ivory coast?

Cote d"ivoire is french for the Ivory Coast. It is a small country in western Africa.

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What form of government does Ivory Coast have?

According to the CIA World Facts website, the Ivory Coast is a republic with a multiparty presidential regime established 1960. In 2009 the site noted that the government was currently operating under a power-sharing agreement mandated by international mediators Related links:https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/print/iv. (CIA) htmlhttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ivory_coast


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