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AfDB and Guinea

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.

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Guinea Economic Outlook

Real GDP growth was an estimated 5.9% in 2018. Growth was attributed to the industrial sector (which grew by 8.7%), dominated by mining (15.3%), but the manufacturing sector grew by 3.2%. The primary sector grew by 3.1%, and the services sector by 5.1%. Growth was bolstered by reforms aimed at improving the business climate, access to electricity, and investment in the agrofood sector.

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Key Facts

Capital: Conakry
Area: 245,857 sq km
Total Population 2017: 13.3 Million ...
Urban Population 2017: 73.50%
Female Population 2017: 49.70%
GDP: US$ 5.7 Billion
GNI Per Capita 2015: US$ 470
Inflation Rate: 6.51%
Crude Birth Rate (per 1000): 35.50%
Human Development Index (rank / 188): 183
Human Development Index (scale 0 to 1): 0.414
Membership Date: 10/09/1964
Cumulative Approvals (1967-2016): UA 820.5 Million

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Guinea Country Office

Immeuble « Air France » Ex Fria Base, 7ème Etage
Quartier Almamya, Kaloum
Conakry, Guinée

Tél : (+224) 669279031 / (+224) 620202073

Mr Leandre Bassolé, Country Manager

West Africa Region

Mrs Marie-Laure Akin-Olugbade, Director General

African Development Bank Group
24ème Etage, Immeuble CCIA, Plateau
01 Boite Postale 1387 Abidjan 01
Côte d’Ivoire

TEL. : (+225) 20 26 40 47