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WABA LEADERSHIP

WABA's executive secretariat is under the strategic leadership of the CEO ...read more


BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Board members provide leadership for WABA and its overall operation ....read more


     
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Executive Secretary of Guinea Bissau

 
 
 
 
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BANCO DA AFRICA OCIDENTAL (BAO-SA)

Adresse :  RUA GUERRA MANDES N° 18 A/C  BP 1360

Tél. : (+245)  20 34 18/19

Téléfax : (+245) 20 34 12

 


 



BANCO DA UNIÂO-SA (BDU-SA)

Adresse :  Avenida Domingos Ramos n° 33 Bissau CP 874

Tél. : (+245) 320 71 60

Téléfax : (+245)  320 71 61


 

 



BANQUE REGIONALE DE SOLIDARITE GUINEE-BISSAU (BRS-GB)

Adresse :  Rua Justino Lopes 70/70A

BP 391

Tél. : (+245) 320 71 12 / 320 72 63

Téléfax : (+245)  320 71 13

 


 

 



ECOBANK-GUINE-BISAU (EGW)

Adresse :  Rua Justino Lopes 70/70A

BP 391

Tél. : (+245) 320 71 12 / 320 72 63

Téléfax : (+245)  320 71 13

 


 

 


 

ANNUAL MEETINGS

WABA's Annual General Meeting creates platform for members to converge ...read more

TRAINING COURSES

Greater attention is being given to training on short courses. Register ...read more


Capital

Bissau

Languages

Crioulo (lingua franca), Portuguese (official; largely used as a second or third language), Pular (a Fula language), Mandingo

Ethnic Groups

Fulani 28.5%, Balanta 22.5%, Mandinga 14.7%, Papel 9.1%, Manjaco 8.3%, Beafada 3.5%, Mancanha 3.1%, Bijago 2.1%, Felupe 1.7%, Mansoanca 1.4%, Balanta Mane 1%, other 1.8%, none 2.2% (2008 est.)

Religion

Muslim 45.1%, Christian 22.1%, animist 14.9%, none 2%, unspecified 15.9% (2008 est.)

Government

Semi-presidential republic

Independance

24 September 1973 (declared); 10 September 1974 (from Portugal)

Area

36,125.00 km2

Water Area

8,005.00 km2

Land Area

28,120.00 km2

Population

  • 1,759,159.00

Location

Western Africa, bordering the North Atlantic Ocean, between Guinea and Senegal

No. Bordering Countries

2

Bordering Countries

Guinea 421 km, Senegal 341 km

GDP(PPP)

$2,851,000,000.00 (USD)

GDP (Per Capita)

$1,600.00 (USD)

Export Partners

Its major export partners are India and Nigeria.

Export Commodities

Its main exports are fish, shrimp, and cashews.

Import Partners

Its major import partners are Portugal, Senegal, and China.

Import Commodities

Its major imports include foodstuffs, machinery and transport equipment, and petroleum products.

Climate

Tropical; generally hot and humid; monsoonal-type rainy season (June to November) with southwesterly winds; dry season (December to May) with northeasterly harmattan winds

Terrain

Mostly low-lying coastal plain with a deeply indented estuarine coastline rising to savanna in east; numerous off-shore islands including the Arquipelago Dos Bijagos consisting of 18 main islands and many small islets

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About WABA


     
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Our Mission and Objectives

 

What We Do at WABA
Our Leadership and Governance

 

     

The West African Bankers Association's mission is "to develop, promote, generate, coordinate and drive cross border banking and financial transactions that will enhance regional trade, economic and financial integration and development." ...read more

WABA creates avenues for the revision and exchange of information on banking practices in the sub-region in particular and in Africa in general, and a forum for the discussion of common problems. The enhancement of the promotion and strengthening of ...read more

WABA comprises 3 organs namely; The Secretariat, The Executive Council and the General Assembly, including the Executive Management, and the Board of Directors. The Secretariat is run by the Secretary General who is the Chief Executive Officer. ...read more

 
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