Building something from scratch in rural and remote areas of Burkina Faso
pushed us both harder to find new solutions that were not immediately obvious, he adds.
class="MsoNormalTherefore, when a country like Burkina Faso
in West Africa experienced a challenge with the Bt cotton varieties that farmers had grown successfully (and profitably over eight years), many international experts landed to document the technology failure.
three-year ECF-supported program for the equivalent of SDR108.36 million (about US$149.9 million or 90 percent of the countrys quota at the time of approval of the arrangement), was approved on March 14, 2018 (see Press Release No.
The United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA), through its Sub-Regional Office for West Africa, held a policy dialogue with the Government of Burkina Faso
on the Sahel 2043 Prospective Study.
- GDP growth is projected at 6.0 percent in 2019, but this outlook is contingent on security and social unrest pressures subsiding; Burkina Faso
is expected to reach the WAEMU convergence criteria of fiscal deficit of 3 percent of GDP in 2019.
On December 21, 2018, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) completed the first review of Burkina Fasos
economic performance under a three-year program supported by the IMFs Extended Credit Facility (ECF).
has implemented the recommendations of the IMFs Enhanced General Data Dissemination System (e-GDDS) by publishing critical data through the National Summary Data Page (NSDP).
YEMDAOGO ERIC TIARE (Burkina Faso
), associating himself with the Non-Aligned Movement, recalled that the United Nations has deployed 71 peacekeeping operations, 16 of which are still active, noting that his country has contributed more than 2,000 personnel, despite logistical and technical difficulties.
Moroccan Institute of Magistrates Signs Cooperation Agreement with Burkina Faso
Wartsila was selected by the global renewable energy independent power producer Total Eren SA and African Energy Management Platform (AEMP) to build a 15MWp solar PV plant that shall generate and deliver energy to Iamgold Essakane SA at its gold mine in north-eastern Burkina Faso
A 15 MW hybrid PV plant has been formally established by the president of Burkina Faso
, Roch Marc Christian Kabore at the end of last week that would offer power to the Essakane Gold mine in the Sahel region.
On March 14, 2018, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) approved a new three-year arrangement under the Extended Credit Facility (ECF) 1 for Burkina Faso
for SDR 108.36 million (about US$157.6 million or 90 percent of Burkina Fasos
quota) in support of the countrys economic and financial reform program.