Guinea-Bissau Modern History

Guinea-Bissau is a country located in Western Africa. With the capital city of Bissau, Guinea-Bissau has a population of 1,968,012 based on a recent census from COUNTRYAAH. After an eleven-year-long liberation war, Guinea-Bissau had become an independent state in 1974, but from the beginning the problems accumulated. The economy was in crisis and there was great concern in politics. The situation was not improved by the introduction of multi-party democracy…

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Guinea Bissau Healthcare and Money

Guinea Bissau Money

Health care Vaccinations Vaccination needed receipt required Eat Drink 4 – malaria 3 – Typhoid & Polio Yes – cholera 2 yellow fever Yes Overview Healthcare in Guinea-Bissau is rudimentary and limited to the capital, Bissau. It is expressly pointed out that medical treatments are generally only available against payment in advance. Taking out travel health insurance with repatriation insurance is therefore strongly recommended. An individual first-aid kit should be…

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