Mali Economy

Mali Economy

Subchapters: Basic data Mali, a small West African economy, is heavily dependent on agriculture (cotton) and industry (mainly gold mining). Political fragility related to a military coup in 2020, widespread uncertainty, a shift away from traditional partners (France) and, conversely, a strengthening of cooperation with Russia (against the background of the conflict in Ukraine), will […]

Mali History

Mali History

The African state which, with independence in 1960, was called Mali was formed with the name of Sudan in French West Africa. Ancient Mali was populated and dominated by the Malinke or Manding. According to legend, the founder of the empire was Sundiata Keita (or Marj-Diada), author of the destruction of the residual power of […]

Mali State Overview

Mali State Overview

Mali or Republic of Mali as it is officially known, is the seventh largest country in Africa. It limits to the north with Algeria, to the east with Niger, to the west with Mauritania and Senegal and to the south with Ivory Coast, Guinea and Burkina Faso. With a total area of 1,240,000 km² and an estimated population of around 12,000,000 residents. Bamako is the capital city of Mali according to […]