Friends of Burkina Faso (FBF)

The mission of FBF is to promote good will, cross-cultural understanding and friendship between the people of the United States and Burkina Faso; to support grass-roots development projects in Burkina Faso; and to enrich lives of the citizens in both countries. Its Projects Committee serves as a vehicle to facilitate the organization's support of development activities. The Committee evaluates proposals, selects projects, monitors activities, and informs members about project developments.

Catchment basins raise water levels in local wells

Catchment basins raise water levels in local wells
Darid Ramde retrieving water from a well in Sisene. Note the height of the water restored due to the village's rainwater catchment basin. (view small | med | large | orig)

Rainwater catchment basin

Rainwater catchment basin
Catchment basin and the surrounding fields of rice in the village of Sisene (view small | med | large | orig)

School girls in middle school

School girls in middle school
Photo from Progress Report 'Meet Abibata and Alimata' (view small | med | large | orig)

Alimata with her grandparents

Alimata with her grandparents
Photo from Progress Report 'Meet Abibata and Alimata' (view small | med | large | orig)

Abibata Ouedraogo

Abibata Ouedraogo
Photo from Progress Report 'Meet Abibata and Alimata' (view small | med | large | orig)

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