Chad REPUBLIC OF CHAD

International Treaties
Berne Convention
OAPI
Paris Convention
WIPO
WTO

Problems
Civil war Recovery
Considered a failed state by the Fund for Peace
Failed municipal infrastructure, poverty
Landlocked country (no coastline)
Limited road network, No railway
Media censorship, political violence and corruption

Currency
Central African Franc

Dialing Code
235

Internet Domain
.td

Chad
EDUCATION & EMPLOYMENT

Education
Women lack equal opportunities in education, low literacy rates
Higher education is provided at the University of N'Djamena

Employment Majority
Unknown

INDUSTRY & TRADE

Main Exports
Crude oil, cotton

Main Imports
Machinery, heavy equipment, textile material, food, consumer goods

Main Industries
Agro-based manufacturing, agriculture, cotton production

CULTURE

Languages
Arabic, French

Population
10 million (2005 estimate)

Religion
Muslim
Roman Catholic
Protestant

GEOGRAPHICS & CLIMATE

Capital
N‘Djamena

Climate
Largely desert

Neighbouring Countries
Libya, Sudan, Central African Republic, Cameroon, Nigeria, Niger

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