Government of Cameroon
Cameroon, located in Central Africa, is a diverse and vibrant country with a rich history, diverse demographics, varied geography, and a multitude of languages.
With a population of over 25 million, Cameroon is known for its ethnic diversity, with over 200 different ethnic groups.
Cameroon boasts diverse landscapes, from coastal areas along the Atlantic Ocean to the mountainous terrain of the Western Highlands and the savannas in the north. The country is home to Africa’s highest mountain, Mount Cameroon, and lush rainforests in the south.
Upon gaining independence in 1960, Cameroon embarked on a journey of nation-building, promoting diversity and peaceful coexistence among its numerous ethnic and linguistic communities. This commitment to unity is evident in its motto, “Paix, Travail, Patrie” (Peace, Work, Fatherland).Its history reflects a nation embracing its diversity and working towards a brighter, more inclusive tomorrow.