- Capital: N'Djamena
- Population: 17.4 million as of July 2021 [CIA]
- Bordering countries: Cameroon, Central African Republic, Libya, Niger, Nigeria and Sudan.
- Languages: French and Arabic are spoken officially, with Sara spoken in the south. There are also more than 120 different languages and dialects.
Shipping containers transformed into health centre saves lives
Last year, Concern built a new life-saving health clinic using old shipping containers in just three months in one of the hottest and poorest parts of the world; Chad.