One child shares how her life altered in an instant following an insurgent attack in her Burkinabé community By Fred
- Swathi, 10, India
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- WHO WE ARE
- HOW WE WORK
- WHAT WE DO
- COUNTRY SNAPSHOT
We provide children with tools and training they need to access education, overcome barriers and be a voice for change. We’ve had an office in Burkina Faso since 1987.
We foster quality child development
In Burkina Faso, we’re committed to supporting early childhood, working with experts inside and outside of our organization, to find the best, most innovative ways to help a child develop into a healthy adult.
Did you know...
- Burkina Faso has a population of 19.7-million people
- The economy relies on agriculture. Nearly 80 percent of the active population is employed in the sector
- 55.3 percent (2010) of people live on US$1.90/day
- 41 percent of children are enrolled in secondary school