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It featured children from Burkina Faso working in appalling conditions on Ivory Coast cocoa farms.Supreme Court says chocolate companies cannot be sued over child slavery on African cocoa farms|Robert Barnes, Peter Whoriskey|June 17, 2021|Washington Post
In a study of 450 children in Burkina Faso, published in the Lancet in April, researchers reported that a new malaria vaccine, called R21, is 77% effective—just clearing the World Health Organization’s 75% efficacy standard.The 10 Most Important Health Breakthroughs You Missed During the Pandemic|Jeffrey Kluger|June 10, 2021|Time
A global group of researchers recently released a preliminary study reporting that their malaria vaccine showed up to 77% efficacy in a one-year preliminary clinical trial involving 450 children in Burkina Faso.Africa can avoid repeating its Covid-19 mistakes with a new malaria vaccine|Uwagbale Edward-Ekpu|May 9, 2021|Quartz
The 12th century king of Dagomba, in present-day Burkina Faso, had no male heir.
Burkina Faso passed a law in 2020 allowing its military to work with militant groups — the only way, the country concluded, it could provide any stability.
The embassy of Burkina Faso did not respond to a request for comment regarding the filings.
Ouagadougou, the capital of Burkina Faso, is home to a strategically important base for Pentagon surveillance missions.
CD Global Strategies reported earning $30,000 for the Burkina Faso work and $100,000 for assisting Togo.
“The choice of Cardinals of Burkina Faso and Haiti shows concern for people struck by poverty,” he said after the names were read.Pope Appoints a Rainbow Coalition of New Cardinals From Africa, Asia|Barbie Latza Nadeau|January 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A young man in Burkina Faso used savings from income made fixing bikes to open a bicycle shop and put his siblings through school.How Jeroo Billimoria Is Turning Poor Kids Into Savers|Daniel Gross|March 7, 2013|DAILY BEAST
British Dictionary definitions for Burkina Faso
Cultural definitions for Burkina Faso
Republic in west Africa, formerly called Upper Volta, bordered by Niger to the north and east, Benin on the southeast, Togo, Ghana and Ivory Coast on the south, and Mali on the west and north. Its capital and largest city is Ouagadougou. Burkina Faso gained independence from France in 1960.