Stories about Burkina Faso from February, 2006
A List of French Authors Who Have Written on Africa
At the blog Conscious Generation, Another Africa blogger HBG publishes (FR) an exhaustive list of French authors who have written on Africa along with names of their works.
Burkina Faso: Missionary Aid in Djibo
Missionary aid worker, Under the Acacais outlines his schedule over the next few weeks and describes the town of Djibo where he will be living in Burkina Faso.
Musengeshi Katata comments (FR) on Amely-James Koh Bela's book on African prostitution in the West at Forum Realisance: “Can one really defend values that are everyday assaulted and eroded by poverty? … Without a battle against poverty including against western exploitation and the depravation of African economies, without a protracted...
Burkina Faso: removal of cotton subsidies by US
Keith from under the acacias reports on the removal of cotton subsidies by the US which he believes will be positive for Africa in general and in this case Burkina Faso
Burkina Faso: famine and elections
Voice in the Desert comments on famine relief in Burkina Faso and distribution of food to school children. He wonders whether to continue his involvement given that the President has just spent $1.8 million on his re-election campaign.