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Mauritania (Arabic: موريتانيا‎ Mūrītānyā; Berber: Muritanya / Agawej; Wolof: Gànnaar; Soninke: Murutaane; Pulaar: Moritani; French: Mauritanie), officially the Islamic Republic of Mauritania, is an Arab Maghreb country in West Africa. It is bordered by the Atlantic Ocean in the west, by Western Sahara in the north, by Algeria in the northeast, by Mali in the east and southeast, and by Senegal in the southwest. The capital and largest city is Nouakchott, located on the Atlantic coast, and the population is 3,359,185.

Further information

For further general information see Wikipedia:Mauritania.

Education in Mauritania

For a general description of education in Mauritania see Education:Mauritania.


For a description more focussed to e-learning see E-learning:Mauritania.

Quality procedures

Internet in Mauritania

Internet in Education

Copyright law in Mauritania

Copyright law in Education

OER Initiatives in Mauritania

National OER initiatives

Regional OER initiatives

Institutional OER initiatives



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