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 Informat.io on Guinea
Guinea, officially the Republic of Guinea (French: République de Guinée), is a nation in West Africa.
Guinea gained her independence from France in 1958 and was governed by a dictatorship headed by Ahmed Sékou Touré.
Guinea's main sport is soccer and although they have never made the World Cup Finals they have appeared at eight African Nations Cup finals; being runners up in 1976 and making the quarter finals in both 2004 and 2006.
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 Guinea Information Center - guinea pig
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Guinea gained her independence from France in 1958 and was governed by a dictatorship headed by Ahmed Sékou national landmarks of new guinea Touré.
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www.scipeeps.com /Sci-Official_Languages_D_-_G/Guinea.html   (772 words)

  
 Guinea
The Republic of Guinea (République de Guinée) is a nation in northwest Africa.
It borders Guinea-Bissau and Senegal on the north, Mali on the north and north-east, the Ivory Coast on the south-east, Liberia on the south, and Sierra Leone on the west.
Guinea is divided into 33 prefectures and one special zone (the capital, Conakry).
creekin.net /n77-guinea.html   (469 words)

  
 Guinea - Gurupedia
Independent from France since 1958, Guinea did not hold democratic elections until 1993 when Gen.
Lansana Conté (head of the military government) was elected president in disputed balloting.
Reelected in 1998, the President faced growing criticism in 1999 for his jailing of a major opposition leader and widespread economic malaise.
www.gurupedia.com /g/gu/guinea.htm   (217 words)

  
 PREAMBLE
The territory of Equatorial Guinea shall comprise: The main land zone known as Rio Muni; the Island of Bioko, Annobon, Corisco, Elobey Grande and Elobey Chico; the adjacent Islets; the fluvial waters; the maritime zone and the continental platform which shall be determined by the law and air space covered.
The President of the Republic shall, upon election, be sworn in 30 days after the proclamation of results, and shall take the oath of office before the August presence of members of parliament and the Supreme Court meeting in solemn session.
The President of the Supreme Court and its members shall be appointed by the president of the Republic for a period of five years.
www.cmseducation.org /wconsts/eguinea.html   (4700 words)

  
 United Nations Human Rights Website - Treaty Bodies Database - Document - State Party Report - Guinea
In the Republic of Guinea, very important provisions relating to the rights of the child were already drafted into legislation through the Penal Code of 1975, the Civil Code of 1983 and the Law governing the creation and functioning of children's courts.
Thus Guinea recognizes the definition of refugee as expressed by the United Nations and the OAU defining refugees as individuals fleeing the generalized conditions of civil war.
Since Guinea has limited resources to attain the objectives it has set itself within a reasonable period of time, a basic line of this policy is to give priority to certain fields of action, in particular maternal and child health, including family planning.
www.unhchr.ch /tbs/doc.nsf/(Symbol)/CRC.C.3.Add.48.En?OpenDocument   (18877 words)

  
 ipedia.com: Equatorial Guinea Article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
It borders on Cameroon, Gabon, and the Gulf of Guinea.
The first inhabitants of the region that is now Equatorial Guinea are believed to have been Pygmies, of whom only isolated pockets remain in northern Rio Muni.
The President retains his role as commander in chief of the armed forces and minister of defense, and he maintains close supervision of the military activity.
www.ipedia.com /equatorial_guinea.html   (727 words)

  
 Guinea - Enpsychlopedia
The Republic of Guinea (French: République de Guinée) is a nation in West Africa.
Guinea's main sport is soccer; they just won the soccer championship last year.
Benin · Burkina Faso · Cape Verde · Côte d'Ivoire · Gambia · Ghana · Guinea · Guinea-Bissau · Liberia · Mali · Mauritania · Niger · Nigeria · Senegal · Sierra Leone · Togo
enpsychlopedia.org /psypsych/Guinea   (1027 words)

  
 Guinea-Bissau
Cassama was one of a group of officers and enlisted men arrested in December 2002 for allegedly plotting to overthrow the Government of former President Yala.
Former President Yala's failure to promulgate the amended constitution, which addressed the question of presidential authority to choose Supreme Court justices, heightened confusion surrounding the Supreme Court.
Prior to September 14, the Government compiled a list of prominent political figures who were not allowed to leave the country or the city of Bissau, including: Carlos Vamin, Francisca Vaz Turpin, Helder Vaz, Domingos Fernandes, Alexandre Bucansil Cabral, and former Prime Minister Alamara Intchia Nhasse.
www.state.gov /g/drl/rls/hrrpt/2003/27732.htm   (4329 words)

  
 The World Archaeological Congress
In the role of President, Martin's focus was to try and align WAC with a rather different world from the one in which it was born.
Bassey Andah was the third President of WAC elected at the Congress in Delhi in 1994, and he held this position until his death in December 1997.
Jack Golson, WAC President from the second Congress in Barquisimeto in September 1990 to the third in New Delhi in December 1994, was born in England in 1926.
www.worldarchaeologicalcongress.org /site/about_pres.php   (1219 words)

  
 Female Presidents
Acting President of the Congress and acting Deputy Head of State 1978-79.She was President of Partido Revolucionario de los Izquierda Nazional Gueiler 1979-94, Exile in France 1980-82, Ambassador in Embassy to West Germany 1982-83, and to Venezuela 1983-86 and since 1993 She was deposed by the 129
In 1973-84 Deputy President of Assembléia Nacional Popular, 1975-80 President of the Parliament of Cap Verde (which was in union with Guinea Bissau at the time) 1981-83 Minister of Health and Social Affairs 1984-89 President of Assembléia Nacional Popular, 1989-94 Member the Council of State and 1990-91 Minister of State (Deputy Premier) for Social Affairs.
She was Vice-President 1984-86 and President of Sri Lanka Maha Jana Party 1984-86, Leader of United Socialist Alliance 1988 and since 1993 Leader of People’s Alliance and Deputy Leader of Sri Lanka Freedom Party, 1993-94 Chief Minister of the Colombo Province and in a few months in 1994 Prime Minister.
www.guide2womenleaders.com /Presidents.htm   (2667 words)

  
 La Moneda Palace - UNESCO World Heritage Centre
Property names are listed in the language in wich they have been submitted by the State Party.
Of a pure neoclassical style and with Roman Doric influences, the building is an horizontal volume transmitting strength and stability thanks to its rectilinear composition Its main façade faces Moneda street, and its rooms -richly yet soberly furnished- are distributed along transverse and longitudinal axes forming several patios, sources of light and quietness.
In 1846, at the request of President Manuel Buines, the building turned into the presidential house and seat of government, although until 1922 mintage works were done in it.
whc.unesco.org /en/tentativelists/1195   (539 words)

  
 Guinea (via CobWeb/3.1 planetlab2.isi.jhu.edu)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
Present day Guinea was created as a colony by France in 1890 with Noël Balley, being the first governor.
Main article: Prefectures of Guinea Guinea is divided into 33 prefectures and one special zone (the capital, Conakry).
Main article: Economy of Guinea Guinea possesses major mineral, hydropower, and agricultural resources, yet remains a poor underdeveloped nation.
guinea.iqnaut.net.cob-web.org:8888   (538 words)

  
 Guinea - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
More information on politics and government of Guinea can be found at the Politics and government of Guinea series.
The highest point in Guinea is Mont Nimba at 5,748 feet (1,752 m).
Angola · Cameroon · Central African Republic · Chad · Democratic Republic of the Congo · Equatorial Guinea · Gabon · Republic of the Congo · São Tomé and Príncipe
www.higiena-system.com /wiki/link-Guinea   (956 words)

  
 africast.com - News List
During their second talks on the crisis within one month, the two presidents stressed the need for Guinea Bissau`s president-elect, Joao Bernardo "Nino" Vieira, to be officially installed as head of state after his election on 24 July.
Challenger Malam Bacai Sanha of the ruling African Party for the Independence of Guinea Bissau and Cape Verde (PAIGC) is disputing the victory of independent candidate Vieira.
In this connection, the two leaders underscored the importance of a robust external assistance to end the financial and economic problems that have plunged Guinea Bissau in recent years.
news.africast.com /article.php?newsID=56366   (211 words)

  
 Profiles of Least Developed Countries   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
Guinea has had only two presidents since gaining its independence from France in 1958.
Lansana CONTE came to power in 1984, when the military seized the government after the death of the first president Sekou TOURE.
Guinea did not hold democratic elections until 1993 when Gen. CONTE (head of the military government) was elected president of the civilian government.
www.un.org /special-rep/ohrlls/ldc/LDCs-List/profiles/guinea.htm?id=324   (185 words)

  
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He declared himself to be the president of the Union of Forces for a New Guinea (UFGN) which is [he alleges] is responsible for attacks against the Guinean border towns of Macenta, Ourékaba, Forécariah et Guéckédou.
Now, a non-profit organization called Friends of Guinea (FOG) has been created to ensure that the Guinea List and database continue to link Peace Corps volunteers, parents, and Guinean nationals who want to be an active part of the Guinean community stateside.
In Guinea, they were impossible to cash because the money changers and the bank thought you had to have both people there to sign the check.
www.pairlist.net /pipermail/guinea-list/2001-June.txt   (16002 words)

  
 afrol News - Mozambique's Chissano new UN chief in Guinea-Bissau   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
The Mozambican ex-President - who is expected to be an obvious candidate for further African top position with the UN - has a broad knowledge of the situation in Guinea-Bissau, a fellow Portuguese speaking country.
He has visited Bissau on several occasions during his 1986-2005 presidency and he took a lead in international demands for a transition to democracy after the September 2003 coup in Guinea-Bissau.
Both are reputed for having brought political and economic instability to the country and their candidacy has been negatively received by Guinea-Bissau's development partners.
www.afrol.com /articles/16247   (560 words)

  
 PARADE Magazine | The World's 10 Worst Dictators   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
While the three worst from 2005 have retained their places, two on last year’s list (Muammar al-Qaddafi of Libya and Pervez Musharraf of Pakistan) have slipped out of the Top 10—not because their conduct has improved but because other dictators have gotten worse.
While people grow up they hear different stories of the past presidents from their fathers and mothers and those stories are engraved into their minds.
We also have a goverment were are president is elected in and the only reason they get elected in is by us the people of united states.
www.parade.com /articles/editions/2006/edition_01-22-2006/Dictators   (1600 words)

  
 Radicus Internet - Gulf of Guinea states, Congo, Zaire
LOME, Togo (AP) -- Ivory Coast's rebels on Wednesday rejected the president's offer to hold a referendum on the constitution, saying it was a diversion and had no effect on peace talks aimed at ending a bloody two-month rebellion in one of West Africa's economic hubs.
KINSHASA, Nov 11 (AFP) - President Joseph Kabila of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) Monday suspended three ministers named in a UN report that accused senior military and political officials of African countries of plundering natural wealth.
ABIDJAN, Sept 28 (AFP) - South African President Thabo Mbeki is to attend a summit of west African leaders meeting in the Ghanaian capital of Accra on Sunday to discuss the military rebellion in Ivory Coast, a west African economic community spokesman said.
www.radicus.net /news/listall/world.africa.western.asp   (13589 words)

  
 female world leaders currently in power
The following is a list of female presidents and prime ministers who are presently in power.
A few countries have reining female Queens, or, if they are a member of the British Commonwealth, a female Governor General representing Queen Elizabeth as Head of State.
Two women have served as Prime Minister of Sri Lanka, and one as President.
www.filibustercartoons.com /charts_rest_female-leaders.php   (290 words)

  
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Our son leaves for Guinea on June 13th to visit Tara in Gongore and he too would be able to take over letters or anything that would fit in his carry-on luggage.
I think the mix of members on the list is important because a subject that we may not have thought of will be of interest to us.
Breaking our list-serve apart into two or three other lists would make it much more difficult to keep abreast of current postings and would make responding to postings complicated (for example, we would have to make sure that each response is sent to the correct list).
www.pairlist.net /pipermail/guinea-list/2000-May.txt   (8670 words)

  
 Clark University | Archives | The G. H. Blakeslee Papers   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
Message from the President concerning past policy and immediate events in the Pacific, December 15, 1941
Report to the President by the Economic Survey Mission to the Philippines, October 9, 1950
Presidents or Chairmen of the Clark University Board of Trustees
www.clarku.edu /research/archives/blakeslee/contentlist.cfm   (2804 words)

  
 Guinea Bissau News - Media Monitoring Service by EIN News   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
President of Guinea-Bissau Joao Bernardo Vieira arrived in on Sunday, kicking off a state visit to China.
Also at yesterday's briefing, Liu announced that presidents of six African nations, namely, Guinea Bissau, Liberia, Seychelles, South Africa, Algeria and Egypt, will visit China at the invitation of...
Presidents of six African nations to visit China Presidents of six African nations, namely, Guinea Bissau, Liberia, Seychelles,, will pay state visits to China at the invitation of President...
www.einnews.com /guineabissau   (1048 words)

  
 The Internationalist
This outreach was most likely an attempt to balance superpowers and to attain benefits from the US such as removal of North Korea from the US list of terrorist states and assistance with the launching of a satellite before the more hard-line Bush administration came into office.2122
This was perceived as a part of a more hostile American attitude towards North Korea and gave the North Koreans the impression that the US was set on attacking North Korea after it was through with Iraq.
In addition, North Korea made the list of nations that would be subject to a pre-emptive nuclear strike in the administration's nuclear posture review.26
www.princeton.edu /~intrlist/issue1/asiapacific/wang.nkorea.shtml   (2760 words)

  
 List of Sponsors   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
The Edmunds S. Muskie Graduate Fellowship Program is a program of the US Department of State administered by IREX.
The program provides opportunities for graduate students and professionals from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Russia, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Ukraine and Uzbekistan for study in the U.S. his special Fulbright program came from the efforts of Presidents Bush and Clinton following the tragic events of the Tsunami that destroyed much of Ache in Indonesian.
Some of the monies raised by their efforts have been directed to the Fulbright Program to enable approximately 70 students over the next three years to study at Texas AandM or the University of Arkansas.
international.tamu.edu /ssp/listOfSponsors.html   (286 words)

  
 Heads of state of Guinea - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
[edit] List of Heads of State of Guinea
For Colonial Heads prior to independence, see: Colonial Heads of Guinea
This page was last modified 15:24, 25 September 2006.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/List_of_Presidents_of_Guinea   (127 words)

  
 LDSMissions.Net: Complete & current list of LDS missionary sites. Find your mission, now!   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
While many of you are looking only for a mission, feel free to wander about the site.
Above are some links to what has been established so far.
You will find a complete mission listing to the right, or click on the "Detailed Mission Listing" button for more information on a mission, or to update a mission's information (only if you are the maintainer, of course).
www.ldsmissions.net   (214 words)

  
 Pray for Guinea - Prayer and Intercession for Guinea
Pray for Guinea - Prayer and Intercession for Guinea
Please post prayers for the people, churches, leaders, and government of each nation in the Pray for the Nations Forum.
Here is some helpful information to study as you pray for this nation...
www.prayway.com /nations/Guinea.html   (219 words)

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