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WikiProject Burkina Faso
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This WikiProject is about Burkina Faso.
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Welcome to the WikiProject Burkina Faso! This group was formed to better organize articles on Burkina Faso in a spirit of cooperation.


This group includes within its scope all articles related to Burkina Faso, its cities, geography, transportation, culture, history and so on. All of these articles should be contained within the Category:Burkina Faso or one of its subcategories.



  • To coordinate and improve articles related to Burkina Faso in a fair and accurate manner.



If you haven't already done so, please also add your name to the members list of our parent Wikipedia:WikiProject Africa.

Members can add the {{User WikiProject Burkina Faso}} userbox to their userpages to identify themselves as members of this group.

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Photo requests[edit]

In addition to posting your image requests on the list, on the talk page(s) of the subject(s), and on the Wikimedia Commons (Commons:Commons:Picture requests), please also post them at fr:Wikipédia:Atelier photographique on the French Wikipedia. If you do not know French, you can ask someone at fr:Wikipédia:Bistro_des_non-francophones/en to help you.


Please add tag Burkina Faso-related article by modifying the WikiProject Africa tag, like so:

|Burkina Faso=yes

Please see {{AfricaProject}} for more information on the template, as well as assessment information.

  • To request a photo for an article, please add {{reqphoto|in=Burkina Faso}} to the article talkpage.




  • (French) Government of Burkina Faso education site, with biographies of hundreds of current and historical figures and short history pieces.
  • Public Domain images of USAID/USDA work in Burkina: They seem to have a project there, and someone enjoys putting general interest images (street scenes, etc.) on the web. All these can be uploaded to commons with {{PD-USGov-USDA-ARS}}. T L Miles (talk) 18:25, 6 February 2008 (UTC)

Related projects[edit]

WikiProject Burkina Faso is one of the African WikiProjects:

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