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2020-MAR-26

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International Organization of The Francophonie : OIF

Flag or logo since 1997-05-31
Organisation Internationale de la Francophonie : OIF (fr) OrganisationUNO Observer
Emblem or Symbol

SG Louise Mushikiwabo (rw)
(since 2019-01-01)
Capital:Paris - (Paris)
Official languages: French (fr) .





54 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. ] :

ANDORRA (Andorra The Old) Coprince Joan Enric Vives Sicilia
ALBANIA (Tirana) President Ilir Meta
ARMENIA (Erevan) President Armen Sarkisyan
WALLONIA-BRUSSELS ((Brussels)) Pierre-Yves Jeholet
BELGIUM (Brussels) King Philippe
BURKINA FASO (Ouagadougou) President Roch Marc Christian Kabore
BULGARIA (Sofia) President Rumen Radev
BURUNDI (Gitega + Bujumbura) President Pierre Nkurunziza
BENIN (Porto Novo + Cotonou) President Patrice Talon
NEW BRUNSWICK (Fredericton) Brenda Murphy
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
CAPE VERDE (Praia) President Jorge Carlos Fonseca
DJIBOUTI (Djibouti) President Ismail Omar Guelleh
DOMINICA (Roseau) President Charles Savarin
EGYPT (Cairo + New Capital City) President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi
FRANCE (Paris) President Emmanuel Macron
GABON (Libreville) President Ali Ben Bongo Ondimba
GUINEA (Conakry) President Alpha Conde
EQUATORIAL GUINEA (Oyala + Malabo) President Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo
GREECE (Athens) President Ekaterini Sakellaropoulou
GUINEA-BISSAU (Bissau) President Umaro Sissoco Embalo
HAITI (Port Au Prince) President Jovenel Moise
CAMBODIA (Phnom Penh) King Norodom Sihamoni
COMOROS (Moroni) President Azali Assoumani
LAOS (Vientiane) Boungnang Vorachith
LEBANON (Beirut) President Michel Aoun
SAINT LUCIA (Castries) Queen Elizabeth II
LUXEMBOURG (Luxembourg) Grand Duke Henri
MOROCCO (Rabat) King Muhammad VI
MONACO (Monaco) Prince Albert II
MOLDOVA (Chisinau) President Igor Dodon
MADAGASCAR (Tananarive) President Andry Rajoelina
NORTH MACEDONIA (Skopje) President Stevo Pendarovski
MALI (Bamako) President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita
MAURITANIA (Nouakchott) President Mohamed Ould Ghazouani
MAURITIUS (Port Louis) President Prithvirajsing Pradeep Roopun
NIGER (Niamey) President Mahamadou Issoufou
QUEBEC (Quebec City) Joseph Michel Doyon
ROMANIA (Bucharest) President Klaus Iohannis
RWANDA (Kigali) President Paul Kagame
SEYCHELLES (Port Victoria) President Danny Faure
SENEGAL (Dakar) President Macky Sall
SAINT THOMAS AND PRINCE (Saint Thomas) President Evaristo Carvalho
CHAD (Ndjamena) President Idriss Deby
TOGO (Lome) President Faure Gnassingbe
TUNISIA (Tunis) President Kais Saied
VIETNAM (Hanoi) Nguyen Phu Trong
VANUATU (Port Vila) President Tallis Obed Moses



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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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