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Burkina Faso

Burkinabe Famine Early Warning Systems Network (FEWSNET)

Above-normal precipitation is very likely over most of Burkina Faso.

World Health Organization (WHO) in Burkina Faso

Burkina Faso has a total population of almost 16 million people, with an average of life expectancy at birth of 49 for male and 56 for female, a high rate of children deaths and a large burden of d

World Food Programme (WFP) in Burkina Faso

With a population of 14 million (as per Census 2006 data), of whom 43.9 % lives below the poverty line, and almost half is under 15, Burkina Faso is classified as both a least developed country and

United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Burkina Faso

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) is present in Burkina Faso since 1966.

Burkinabe Permanent Secretariat of the National Council for the Environment and Sustainable Development (SP/CONEDD)

The Environment Plan for Sustainable Development defines the main axes managers and benchmarks for a sustainable development.

Burkinabe Directorate for Vegetation Protection and Conditioning (DPVC)

The Directorate of Plant Protection and conditioning is the national entity in Burkina Faso in charge of the International Plan Protection Convention that aims to protect the world’s plant re

Burkinabe General Directorate for Agriculture Statistics and Prevision (HPFB)

The General Directorate of Agricultural Statistics and Forecast Branch (HPFB) is a central structure of the Ministry of Agriculture, Water Resources and Fisheries.

Burkinabe Department of Meteorology (DM)

The Department of Meteorology of Burkina Faso has jurisdiction over all the matters related to meteorology and its applications in Burkina Faso.

Burkinabe Directorate to Combat Malaria of the Ministry of Health (DML)

Given the burden of malaria in the country, Burkina Faso has implemented a national programme against malaria (in 1991, restructured in 1995) to reduce mortality and morbidity due to malaria.

Burkinabe General Directorate for Civil Protection (DGPC)

The General Directorate for Civil Protection of Burkina Faso is part of the Ministry of Territorial Administration and Decentralization (MATS).