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Benin

African Studies WWW (UPenn)
The University of Pennsylvania, African Studies. Benin map and pointers to other resources.

Benin at emerald-empire.com
With statistics, possibility to enter The Alternative Press Forum on Benin and some links.

Blackworld countries: Benin
A collection of links to various information.

City.Net Benin
Contains links to different sources on Benin. Connected to the search engine Excite

Earth Summit Watch Benin
Environmental info on Benin.

Elections around the world
Election facts by Wilfred Derksen.

Ethnologue Database
The Ethnologue is a catalogue of more than 6,700 languages spoken in 228 countries. The Ethnologue Name Index lists over 39,000 language names, dialect names, and alternate names. The Ethnologue Language Family Index organizes languages according to language families.

Food security program Benin
Part of the Worldbank web.

The FON of Benin fact Sheet

The Yoruba people of Benin

City of Cotonou
Information on the FON people, the Yoruba people and the city of Cotonou from Africa Missions.

The Microstate Network - Benin
Links to resources on development, government and health.

World Factbook (CIA)
World Factbook from the US Central Intelligence Agency (CIA). Map, flag, facts and basic indicators.

 

Culture

Angélique Kidjo home page
The Beninese artist Angélique Kidjo's home page.

Benin art
Benin Art from the Benin Kingdom in Nigeria. Pictures.

Afro-Carribean Music
The Benin-page on Afro-Carribean Music, a non commercial server devoted to the promotion of the Afro-Caribbean culture by the mean of it's music.

Benin Music
Links to Benin music.

Benin sammlung
Museum für Völkerkunde Wien's collection of objects from Benin. In German.

Philately Benin
Info on stamps from Benin.

 

Economy

Benin Military Expenditure
Stocholm International Peace Research Institute's (SIPRI) military expenditure database entry on Benin.

Mbendi's economic profiles
By Mbendi Information Service. Information on the business opportunities and challenges in the countries of Africa, the companies and organisations active in various industry sectors (Oil, Gas, Chemicals, Mining etc.).

 

Human Rights

US State Department Human Rights Reports

Amnesty International
B-entry on the Swedish AI-section's web site.

 

Humanitarian

US Peace Corps - Benin

 

News

News: @frica Update archive
Daily news digest by the NCA, sorted by country, region and organisation. See also our index on news sources.

One World News Service
News from organisations and bureaus participating in the One World project.

Recent Washington Post and Associated Press Stories

Reuter-Stories
Reuters stories, by Yahoo.

Africa News Online
African News Service reports.

 

Tourism

INFOHUB Benin Page
Tourism in Benin.

La Carte du Benin
Good map of Benin.

OMNImap Benin
Listing of maps of Benin with prices in USD and possibilities to order.

World Travel Net - Benin
Commercial travel service with information on Benin