SLM-Ivory Coast provides free Bible lessons in the French language through partner churches or ministries. As of February 2012, Rev. Bernasko, currrent Ivory Coast Board director, is continuing the ministry.
Bible Correspondence Courses
Cote D' Ivoire
Population: 22,400,835 (July 2013 est.)
Ethnic Groups: Akan 42.1%, Voltaiques or Gur 17.6%, Northern Mandes 16.5%, Krous 11%, Southern Mandes 10%, other 2.8% (includes 130,000 Lebanese and 14,000 French) (1998)
Languages: French (official), 60 native dialects of which Dioula is the most widely spoken
Religions: Muslim 38.6%, Christian 32.8%, indigenous 11.9%, none 16.7% (2008 est.) note: the majority of foreigners (migratory workers) are Muslim (70%) and Christian (20%)