Botswana A landlocked country in southern Africa, has a landscape defined by the
Kalahari Desert and the Okavango Delta, which becomes a lush animal habitat during
the seasonal floods. Luxury safari camps are common, and in the Delta’s Moremi Game
Reserve, dug-out canoes are used to navigate past birdlife, hippos and crocodiles. On
dry land, wildlife includes lions, leopard and black and white rhinos.
Population: 2.021 million (2013) World Bank
Government: Parliamentary republic