Other On-Line Resources Related to Burkina Faso
- Burkina Faso
The index has been created by The Norwegian
Council for Africa, as part of its comprehensive
effort to strengthen the knowledge of Africa
and African affairs. The projects has been developed
in cooperation with the information company
Gazette, and wit h financial support from the
Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Burkina Faso (Karen Fung)
Resources represents part of Karen Fung's "Africa
South of the Sahara Electronic Guide". It covers:
news, history, geography, etc..
of Burkina Faso
The Ethnologue is a catalog of the world's languages
including information on alternate names, number
of speakers, location, dialects, linguistic affiliation,
and other sociolinguistic and demographic information.
This database represents the 12th edition of the
Ethnologue, published in 1992.
This site provides entries for cultural information on Burkina
Faso, it includes: news, photos, videos. It was developed with the idea
of getting students and researchers involved with Forum discussions about
Resources on Burkina Faso
In French: Resources on government, political
organizationa, constitutions, etc.
Film and Television Festival of Ouagadougou
Created in 1969, the Panafrican Film and Television
Festival of Ouagadougou (FESPACO) has evolved
into an internationally recognized and respected
event. FESPACO became an institution on January
7th 1972 by decree in Burkina Faso, because of
the enthusiasm and the hope it created among the
public and filmmakers in Africa. It is biennial;
starting on the last Saturday in February every
Dr. Ali B.