The Place To Be
Location: A country in West Africa bordered by Sierra Leone to its west Guinea to its north and the Ivory Coast to its east.
Weather: Rainfall year round with distinct wet and dry seasons
Climate Type: Tropical with little temp change throughout the year.
Some features: Rolling coastal plains, Mount Nimba
How to fit in
Folkways: Marriage is a process not an event
Taboos: No drinking of alcohol in public, No kissing in public
Deeper into the culture
2 subcultures: Niger-Congo family And the Mel
Evidence of culture change: The restoration of the infrastructure and the raising of incomes in this ravaged economy required the implementation of sound economic policies of the government. Including the encouragement of foreign investment.