Official name: Republic of Guinea

Capital: Conakry

Official languages: French

Monetary unit: Guinea Franc

Population (million): 10.63

Total area (sq km): 245,860


Guinea situated in western Africa and lay above the Equator. The recent economic growth has been tempered by Ebola outbreak and reduction in mining investment. The economic recovery post-Ebola will enable the Government to focus its effort in combating poverty incidence in the country.

The Government of Guinea has underlined that effort to manage Ebola epidemic has become a new and urgent development issue for the country apart from reducing poverty in the society. To this end, the Government of Guinea has prepared a Post-Ebola Priority Actions Plan for the period 2015-2017


Year joined ICD:

Number of projects approved: 0

Gross Approval ($US million): 0

Gross Disbursement ($US million): 2.99*