Atlas of the Gambia



About The Atlas

The Geography

Local Government 

Physical Environment

Human Environment


Map Center

Gambia Names

Atlas of 2003 Census

Climate Change and Development in the Gambia

Notable Gambians





About the Atlas of the Gambia

The Atlas of the Gambia project is a public education project aimed at providing authoritative data and statistics on biophysical, social, cultural and economic dimensions of life in the Gambia. Data and information collected from various sources will be compiled into a database and be made accessible to the general public in the form of maps, tables and charts. The project is intended to be a collaborative one and individuals interested in contributing are encouraged to contact the coordinator Dr. Malanding Jaiteh at

Please note that materials and items in this Atlas, whilst not copyrighted are not intended for commercial use and reproduction. Those wishing to use materials for such purposes should contact:

Dr. Malanding S. Jaiteh
Center for International Earth Science Information Network, CIESIN
Columbia University,

Palisades, NY 10964
telephone: (845) 365-8984



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Last updated: 12/16/08.