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African Development Bank : AFDB

Flag or logo since 1964-09-10
African Development Bank : AfDB (en) + Banque Africaine de Développement : BAFD (fr) OrganisationUNO Observer
Emblem or Symbol

President Akinwumi Adesina (ng)
(since 2015-09-01)
Capital:Tunis - (Tūnis)
Official languages: English (en) . French (fr) .





81 Members (excluding the associate or suspended members but including the countries represented on their behalf)   [The rulers are not necessarily the representatives in the organization. ] :

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES (Abu Dhabi) President Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan
ANGOLA (Luanda) President Joao Manuel Goncalves Lourenco
ARGENTINE (Buenos Aires) President Alberto Fernandez
AUSTRIA (Vienna) President Alexander Van der Bellen
BELGIUM (Brussels) King Philippe
BURKINA FASO (Ouagadougou) President Roch Marc Christian Kabore
BURUNDI (Gitega + Bujumbura) President Pierre Nkurunziza
BENIN (Porto Novo + Cotonou) President Patrice Talon
BRAZIL (Brasilia) President Jair Bolsonaro
BOTSWANA (Gaborone) President Mokgweetsi Masisi
CANADA (Ottawa) Queen Elizabeth II
CONGO-KINSHASA (Kinshasa) President Felix Tshisekedi
CENTRAL-AFRICA (Bangui) President Faustin-Archange Touadera
CONGO-BRAZZAVILLE (Brazzaville) President Denis Sassou-Nguesso
SWITZERLAND (Berne + Lausanne) President Simonetta Sommaruga
IVORY COAST (Yamoussoukro + Abidjan + Cocody) President Alassane Ouattara
CAMEROON (Yaounde) President Paul Biya
CHINA (Beijing) Xi Jinping
CAPE VERDE (Praia) President Jorge Carlos Fonseca
GERMANY (Berlin + Bonn + Karlsruhe) Bundespresident Frank-Walter Steinmeier
DJIBOUTI (Djibouti) President Ismail Omar Guelleh
DENMARK (Copenhagen) Queen Margaret II
ALGERIA (Algiers) President Abdelmadjid Tebboune
EGYPT (Cairo + New Capital City) President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi
ERITREA (Asmara) President Isaias Afewerki
SPAIN (Madrid) King Philip VI
ETHIOPIA (Addis Ababa) President Sahle-Work Zewde
FINLAND (Helsinki + Kultaranta) President Sauli Niinisto
FRANCE (Paris) President Emmanuel Macron
GABON (Libreville) President Ali Ben Bongo Ondimba
GHANA (Accra) President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo
GAMBIA (Banjul) President Adama Barrow
GUINEA (Conakry) President Alpha Conde
EQUATORIAL GUINEA (Oyala + Malabo) President Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo
GUINEA-BISSAU (Bissau) President Jose Mario Vaz
INDIA (New Delhi) President Ram Nath Kovind
ITALY (Rome) President Sergio Mattarella
JAPAN (Tokyo) Emperor Naruhito
KENYA (Nairobi) President Uhuru Kenyatta
COMOROS (Moroni) President Azali Assoumani
SOUTH KOREA (Seoul + Sejong) President Moon Jae-In
KUWAIT (Kuwait City) Emir Sheikh Sabah Al Ahmad Al Jabir Al Sabah
LIBERIA (Monrovia) President George Weah
LESOTHO (Maseru) King Letsie III
LUXEMBOURG (Luxembourg) Grand Duke Henri
LIBYA (Tripoli) Fayez El-Sarraj
MOROCCO (Rabat) King Muhammad VI
MADAGASCAR (Tananarive) President Andry Rajoelina
MALI (Bamako) President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita
MAURITANIA (Nouakchott) President Mohamed Ould Ghazouani
MAURITIUS (Port Louis) President Prithvirajsing Pradeep Roopun
MALAWI (Lilongwe) President Peter Mutharika
MOZAMBIQUE (Maputo) President Filipe Nyusi
NAMIBIA (Windhoek) President Hage Geingob
NIGER (Niamey) President Mahamadou Issoufou
NIGERIA (Abuja) President Muhammadu Buhari
NETHERLANDS (Amsterdam + The Hague) King Willem-Alexander
NORWAY (Oslo) King Harald V
PORTUGAL (Lisbon) President Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa
RWANDA (Kigali) President Paul Kagame
SAUDI ARABIA (Riyadh) King Salman
SEYCHELLES (Port Victoria) President Danny Faure
SUDAN (Khartoum) Abdel-Fatah al-Burhan Abdelrahman
SWEDEN (Stockholm) King Charles XVI Gustav
SIERRA LEONE (Freetown) President Julius Maada Wonie Bio
SENEGAL (Dakar) President Macky Sall
SOMALIA (Mogadishu-Villa Somalia) President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed Farmajo
SOUTH SUDAN (Juba + Ramshiel) President Salva Kiir Mayardit
SAINT THOMAS AND PRINCE (Saint Thomas) President Evaristo Carvalho
ESWATINI (Mbabane + Lobamba) King Mswati III
CHAD (Ndjamena) President Idriss Deby
TOGO (Lome) President Faure Gnassingbe
TUNISIA (Tunis) President Kais Saied
TURKEY (Ankara) President Recep Tayyip Erdogan
TANZANIA (Dar Es Salaam + Dodoma) President John Magufuli
UGANDA (Kampala) President Yoweri Museveni
UNITED KINGDOM (London + Westminster) Queen Elizabeth II
AMERICA (Washington-District of Columbia) President Donald Trump
SOUTH AFRICA (Pretoria + Cape Town + Bloemfontein + Johannesburg) President Cyril Ramaphosa
ZAMBIA (Lusaka) President Edgar Lungu
ZIMBABWE (Harare) President Emmerson Mnangagwa



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Notes:


   w.ethnia.org aims to find the countries, territories, governments, administrative divisions and main international organisations that have existed during the 20th century.
   Current depth of investigation: . [red: country considered completed, rose: 1 level yet to complete, white: 2 levels yet to complete]
   For an idea on how was built the site, see the following documentary link of wikipedia [fr] : Modèle:Infobox


 Main Internet Sources

   * Base géographique, Archives nationales d'outre-mer (FR). For the administrative divisions of the former French dependencies.
   * Centennia Historical Atlas Software, ed. Centennia (US). For Europe, North Africa and Middle East historical maps.
   * Drapeaux d'Origine & d'Inspiration Françaises - DO&IF, SFV (FR). For French colonial flags.
   * Ethnologue: Languages of the World, SIL International (US). For languages codes.
   * Flags Of The World - FOTW, Rob Raeside (CA). For the current and historic flags of the world.
   * GeoNames, Geonames (CH). Geographical names database.
   * Google Books, Google (US). Online library used for specific sources.
   * Herald Dick Magazine, Herald Dick (FR). For some current and historic arms.
   * Heraldry of the World, by Ralf Hartemink (NL). For local emblems and arms.
   * L'aménagement linguistique dans le monde, by Jacques Leclerc, University of Laval (CA). For national linguistic policies.
   * National Arms and Emblems - Past and Present, by Hubert de Vries (NL). For historic national emblems and arms.
   * Numismondo - World Printed Money Picture Catalog, by Garry Saint, Esquire (US). For national currencies.
   * Omniatlas - Interactive atlas of World History, by Rick Westera (NZ). For some geopolitical maps.
   * Perry-Castañ:eda Library Map Collection, University of Texas at Austin (US). For some historical maps.
   * Population Statistics, by Jan Lahmeyer (NL). For historical regional demographies and areas.
   * Portale Storia, by Giovanni Fontana (IT). For photos of rulers.
   * ReliefWeb, by the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA). For maps of some administrative divisions.
   * Rulers.org, by Benjamin Schemmel (DE). For photos of rulers.
   * Statoids, by Gwillim Law (US). For historical administrative subdivisions.
   * The World Factbook, ed. Central Intelligence Agency (US). For the general data and profiles of the current countries.
   * United Nations Peacekeeping, United Nations (UNO). For the United Nations Missions.
   * Vexilla Mundi, by Mello Luchtenberg (NL). For flags of the world.
   * Vexillographia, by Viktor Lomantsov (RU). For flags of Russia and Soviet Union.
   * Wikimedia Commons, Wikimedia Foundation (US). Free-use pictures.
   * Wikipedia, Wikimedia Foundation (US). For general data, maps, sources, pictures.
   * World Heritage Centre, (UNESCO). For the selected photos of the countries.
   * World History at KMLA, by Alexander Ganse (DE). For historical maps and links by country.
   * World Statesmen, by Ben Cahoon (US). Main source for the historical polities and their rulers.

 Printed References

   * Atlas des empires and other books of Gérard Chaliand, ed. Payot (FR). General historical geopolitic data.
   * Atlas of the World's Languages, ed. Routledge (UK). Most complete world list of languages and dialects.
   * Flags Through the Ages and Accross the World, by Whitney Smith, ed. McGraw (US). Flags of the world.
   * Fragments d'Europe, by Michel Foucher, ed. Fayard (FR). For the post-Soviet Union polities.
   * L'État du Monde, ed. La Découverte (FR). Yearly geopolitic cover of the world.
   * Quid, by Dominique Frémy, ed. Plon (FR). Yearly encyclopedia that was useful for countries data.
   * Statoids printed version, by Gwillim Law (US). For historical administrative subdivisions.
   * The Times Atlas of the World, ed. Times Atlas (UK). Periodical atlas of the world with its supplementary list of administrative subdivisions.
   * World Christian Encyclopedia, by David B. Barrett, ed. Oxford University Press (UK). For world religious groups but also ethnological data. First inspiring source of Ethnia.org website's look.
   * World Paper Money, ed. Krause (US). For historical currencies.

   * and others that are added according to the consulted entity.

 Codes of drawings' authors

Abbott Stephen, SAB (US). Baert Roger, RBA (BE). Berry Bruce, BBE (ZA). Bezh Sergiy, SBE (UA). Darras Philippe-Pierre, PPD (FR). De Vries Hubert, HDV (NL). Dignan James, JDI (NZ). Dixon Jonathan, JDX (AU). Dubois Gaël, GDU (FR). Fischer Jan-Patrick, JPF (DE). Flicher André, AFL (FR). Gross Pascal, PGR (FR). Harden Zachary, ZHA (US). Hardy Alan, AHA (US). Heimer Zeljlko, ZHE (HR). Horváth Zoltán, ZHO (HU). Jovanovic Milan, MJO (RS). Kariyasu Nozomi, NKA (JP). Kelly Ralph, RKE (AU). Kretowicz Chrystian, CKR (PL). Lê Thanh-Tâm, TTL (FR). Loeser Pete, PLO (US). Maddish Christopher, CMA (US). Martins-Tuválkin António, AMT (PT). Martucci Dave, DMA (US). Ollé Casals Jaume, JOC (ES). Paddeu Paolo, PPA (IT). Patke Jens, JPA (AT). Poposki Vanja, VPO (MK). Saber Jason, JSA (UK). Sache Ivan, ISA (FR). Šipek Tomislav, TSI (HR). Thomas Dean, DTH (NZ). Tibbetts Philip, PTI (UK). Touzeau Olivier, OTO (FR). Vagnat Pascal, PVA (FR). Van den Muijzenberg Peter Hans, PHM (NL). Znamierowski Alfred, AZN (PL). Others I may have forgotten. And myself, JMM (FR).





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