Burkina Faso, Ouagadougou (West Africa)

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Burkina Faso

  1. Region: West Africa (West African Economic Area)
    1. Burkina Faso: the country of upright men
    2. Burkinabe Students
  2. Burkina Faso Belongs to the African Civilisation
    1. One of the greatest intellectuals of the African civilization, Dr Joseph Ki-Zerbo, was born in Burkina Faso
  3. Regions (13) and provinces (45) of Burkina Faso: Boucle du Mouhoun, Cascades, Centre (Ouaga), Centre-East, North-Centre, West-Centre, South-Centre, East, High-Basins, North, Plateau-Central, Sahel, South-West
  4. Borders of Burkina Faso: Benin, Ivory Coast, Ghana, Mali, Niger and Togo
  5. Burkina Faso is a landlocked country
  6. Area of Burkina Faso: 274,200 square kilometres
  7. Burkinabe population: 16 million inhabitants
    1. Population density: 73.28 inhabitants/square kilometres
    2. Burkinabe Human Development Index: 0.402 (2015)
    3. In Burkina Faso there are more than sixty ethnic groups.
    4. The main ethnicities are the Mossi (40% of the Burkinabe), Gurunsi, Senufo, Lobi, Bobo and Fula.
      1. Art exhibition “The Lobi. The complexity behind simplicity”
    5. The King of the Mossi: Mogho Naba
  8. Local languages: Moore, Fulfulde, Dyula
    1. The official language of Burkina Faso: French
  9. Burkinabe capital: Ouagadougou
    1. Second largest city: Bobo-Dioulasso
    2. Other Burkinabe cities: Banfora, Dédougou, Tenkodogo, Koudougou, Kaya, Fada N'Gourma, Ouahigouya, Manga, Dori, Gaoua
  10. Time zone of Burkina Faso: UTC +0
  11. Country code top-level domain:.bf
  12. Calling code: 226
  13. Burkina Faso obtained its independence from France in 1960
  14. Burkina was called the Republic of Upper Volta until August 4, 1984
  15. The climate of Burkina Faso: tropical Sudanese-Sahelian type

Mogho Naba (King of the Mossi, Burkina Faso)
Mogho Naba (King of the Mossi), Source: AFP

Commitment of the Hispano-African University to Burkina Faso

  1. West African Educational Centre
  2. Destination of interest for investors
  3. Tourism promotion
  4. Promotion of the Burkinabe Culture
  5. Direct benefits for Burkina

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Study (Bachelor's Degree, Master), Burkina Faso Burkinabe Students: enrol, study and receive your diploma (Bachelor's Degree, Master, Doctorate in International Business, e-learning) from Burkina Faso.

  1. Bachelor's Degrees: International Trade, Business in Africa
  2. Masters: International Marketing, Business in Africa, International Business
  3. Doctorates: African Business

Burkina Faso (Bachelor's Degrees, Masters and Doctorates, Hispano-African University)

More information: Business in Burkina Faso Training Portal (E-Learning Portal of the EENI- Business School and the Hispano-African University of International Business).

Professors of the Hispano-African University of International Business in Burkina Faso

Salamata Micheline ILBOUDO/DIALLO

Salamata Micheline ILBOUDO/DIALLO, Burkina Faso (Professor, HA University)

Emmanuel Nignan

Emmanuel Nignan, Burkina Faso (Professor, HA University)

Ousséni SO

Ousséni SO, Burkina Faso (Professor, HA University)

The Burkinabe Historian Dr. Joseph Ki-Zerbo Training Portal: one of the greatest African sages
Dr Joseph Ki-Zerbo (In Africa the story was born)

Coat of arms of Burkina Faso

Coat of arms of Burkina Faso

The official motto of Burkina Faso: "Unity, Progress, Justice"

Hyena Mask of the Gurunsi, Burkina Faso (Source: Jesús Arjona Muñoz, African Art Exhibition: “The Animal, A Sacred Symbol”)
Hyena Mask of the Gurunsi, Burkina Faso

Religions of Burkina Faso.

Burkina Faso is an interreligious country: Islam (65% of the Burkinabe population), Christianity (Catholicism) and traditional African religions coexist peacefully.

Students of the Master in International Trade (Burkina Faso)
Students of the Master in Burkina Faso

Doing Business in Burkina Faso

  1. The objective of the Government of Faso is to become a economic development centre in West Africa
    1. Why has the Hispano-African University selected Burkina Faso??
    2. Meeting with the Minister of Education of Burkina
  2. Burkina's GDP growth: 7%
  3. The most dynamic sectors of Burkina Faso: trade, agriculture (cotton), and mining (gold)
  4. The GDP of Burkina Faso: agriculture (35%), industry (23%) and services (42%)
  5. The currency of Burkina Faso: the CFA Franc of West Africa
  6. 90% of Burkinabe people work in agriculture
  7. The main exports of Burkina Faso: cotton and gold (68%). Other exports: walnut, livestock, sesame, legumes and fruits (mangoes)
  8. The most important trade shows in Burkina:
    1. International Handicrafts Fair of Ouagadougou (SIAO) (SIAO)
    2. International Exhibition of Mines, Energy and Quarries (SEMICA)
    3. Pan-African Film and Television Festival of Ouagadougou
    4. International Tourism and Hospitality Fair of Ouagadougou (SITHO)

Transport and Logistics in Burkina Faso

  1. Benin-Niger-Burkina Faso-Ivory Coast Railway Loop
  2. Cotonou-Burkina Faso Highway
  3. Access to the Autonomous Port of Cotonou, Abidjan and Lomé for Burkinabe exports
  4. Access to the Dakar-Lagos Corridor

Motorcycles in Burkina Faso

In Burkina are the headquarters of several African institutions:

  1. The African and Malagasy Council for Higher Education (CAMES)
  2. The West African Economic and Monetary Union (WAEMU)
  3. The Hispano-African University of International Business
    1. Rector of the Hispano-African University of International Business: Master of Conferences Geneviève Barro
    2. Secretary-General of the Hispano-African University of International Business: Thierry Somda

Economic Integration Organisations (Burkina Faso)

  1. Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS)
  2. The West African Economic and Monetary Union (WAEMU)
  3. Niger Basin Authority
  4. Organisation for the Harmonisation of Business Law in Africa (OHADA)
  5. Community of Sahel-Saharan States (CEN-SAD)
  6. G5 Sahel Training Portal

Burkinabe Students (Bachelor's Degrees, Masters, Doctorates)

Some companies of Burkina Faso:

  1. Company of Industrial Transformation of the Cashew (Sotria), created by Mrs. Minata Kone (Banfora)
  2. Burkinabe Textile fibres Society (SOFITEX)
  3. New Sugar Company of the Comoé (SOFITEX group)
  4. Brakina (Burkinabe beer)
  5. New company of oil and soap
  6. Sofib-savonnerie (Company of industrial manufacturing Barro and Company)
  7. National Society of Packaging of Burkina (SONACEB)
  8. Winner industry (batteries)
  9. Faso Industrial Society (SIFA)
  10. African Society of Phytosanitary Products and Insecticides (Saphyto)

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