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Burkina Faso's President Steps Down

AP | BRAHIMA OUEDRAOGO | Posted 11.01.2014 | World

OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso (AP) — The president of Burkina Faso stepped down Friday after protesters stormed parliament and set the building ablaze, ...

Hospitality Thrives In 1 Of The Poorest Countries In The World

Helen Blakesley | Posted 08.26.2012 | Impact
Helen Blakesley

What struck me first on arriving in Burkina Faso wasn't the dust, the heat or the poverty. It was the welcome.

Drought in Sahel Could Become a Catastrophe for 13 Million

Louis Belanger | Posted 05.08.2012 | World
Louis Belanger

Some 13 million people are at severe risk from a food crisis which is set to escalate into a full scale humanitarian emergency in the Sahel region of West and Central Africa if urgent action is not taken.