Cote d' Ivoire (Ivory Coast)
Cote d' Ivoire is one of the west African countries. It's often recognised as one of the more economically developed countries in that particular region, though it has had periods of economic and political crises in the 1990s and 2000s.
Cote d' Ivoire borders Liberia in the southwest, Guinea in the norhwest, Mali in the north, Burkina Faso in the northeast and Ghana in the east. Its southern border consists of its Atlantic coastline, geographically part of the Gulf of Guinea.