- The country made a significant start on reforms in 2011, opening the way toreaching the completion point of the Highly Indebted Poor Countries (HIPC) initiative and establishing the post-HIPC agenda at the centre of political debate. The process needs to be deepened and speeded up in a context of budgetary constraints and weak capacity.
Cooperation between the African Development Bank (AfDB) and Guinea dates back to 1974. As of October 2011, the Bank Group had financed 77 operations (58 projects, nine studies, seven institutional support operations and three non-project loans) valued at approximately US $818 million. Bank-funded projects are primarily in the areas of infrastructure/energy, agriculture, the social sector and multi-sector.
Supporting the National Strategy in the Development of Statistics (NSDS)
Capacity Building Support to Prsp IIIProcess, Promotion of Good Governance & Improvement of Aid Mgt
|Area:||245,857 sq km|
|Total Population 2012:||10.5 Million|
|Urban Population 2012:||36.43%|
|Female Population 2012:||49.46%|
|GDP:||US$ 5.7 Billion|
|GNI Per Capita 2012:||US$ 440|
|Crude Birth Rate (per 1000):||37.90%|
|Human Development Index (rank / 187):||178|
|Human Development Index (scale 0 to 1):||0.355|
|Cumulative Approvals (1967-2012):||UA 768.9 Million|