Definitions for "Burkina Faso"
Keywords:  faso, d'ivoire, landlocked, volta, mali
West African country which neighbours Mali, Côte d'Ivoire and Ghana, among others. It covers a surface of 274,2000 km2, and its population - estimated at 10 million people - is constituted primarily of farmers and cattle breeders. The country counts more than 60 distinct cultural groups.
a desperately poor landlocked country in western Africa; was formerly Upper Volta under French rule but gained independence in 1960
a small African nation about the size of the state of Colorado in the United States
Keywords:  secam