The relative location of Botswana is next to South Africa Zambia and Zimbabwe.
Botswanas capital is called Gaborone. It is in the bottom left hand corner of Botswana.
The climate of Botswana is semi-arid. It is hot and dry for most of the year. The rainy season runs through the summer months. But the rainfall is very unpredictable.
The natural resources in this country consist of:diamonds, coal, gold, copper, and nickel.
Botswana has many, many holidays and I'm going to list the top 3. The first one is in january they celebrate New Years just like everyone around the world. Then they also celebrate Good Friday in April. Then finally they celebrate labour day on may 1st.
The crops that get farmed in Botswana are sorghum, millet, maize, sunflowers, and melons.
There are tons of animals in Botswana. But Among the endangered species is the pangolin. The pangolin can blame the endangerment of their species on the Okavango and chobe rivers.
The education system in Botswana is strange. The first 10 years are free. The rest you have to pay for.
Botswana exports and imports many goods. Some of the exports are diamonds, copper, nickel, soda ash, beef, and textiles. Then the main imports are fuel, food, tobacco, and beverages.
Botswana gained their independence from Britain on September 30th 1966. They gained it because of Seretse Khama who was then elected president.
Technology isn't a main thing used in this country like it is in America. But they do have cell phones and computers. And other technology like medical and stuff like that.
The popular form of transportation is by car on one of the many highways. Or by air in one of the airports. Even by train on some of the rails going through the country.
No communication for this country isn't a huge thing. Most people just find you and tell you. Yet they do have cellphones and a mail system. Or even by email or social media.
One main problem Botswana is facing is HIV and AIDS. Many people in Botswana have HIV and AIDS. Which is not good. Currently it's more than before.
Another big problem is mismanaged abortions. This is a terrible problem that is happening. In Botswana abortion is illegal and yet most of the baby's that die are due to abortions.