Ivory Coast: Conflict Resources

General Information:

Alert Net

BBC News: Country Profile

The Guardian: News and background information


CNN World

Reuters Africa

All Africa.com

International Viewpoint

News and Letters.org

Schema-root.org: Recent news search on topics related to Ivory Coast

War News Updates: Blog

Digital Journal: news and commentary

Relief Web

Global Security.org

Governments and INGOs:

Medicine Sans Frontiers



International Crisis Group

Amnesty International

C.I.A Factbook

FCO: UK government advice and background to Ivory Coast



Local Newspapers:

Fraternité Matin

Le Patriote

Le Temps


Le Matin d'Abidjan

Le Nouveau Réveil

Top Visages


Notre Voie

L'Intelligent d'Abidjan

la RTI radio and television




Thesis into the origins of the conflict in Ivory Coasy by Memory Bariyo, 2007.

Blog post article on Ivory Coast and commentary on background to conflict by Brigitter Kehrer

Amnesty Int report on Bidie succession in 1993

Amnesty report on kidnapping of students by govt forces in 1992

ICC report on ‘no end to war in sight’ in 2004

ICC report on peace as an option in 2007

Afghan news:

US ‘kill team’ on trial: German paper prints photos, of which it says it has more than 4000

Child Soldiers Global Report for Cote d’Ivoire

SAS Armed and Aimless Report for Cote d’Ivoire

The Security Sector in Cote d’Ivoire: A Source of Conflict and a Key to Peace

A Summary of Armed Groups and Political Parties in Cote d’Ivoire