Burkina Faso

This country is covered by UNISDR's Africa office.

This risk profile is currently being updated with new data from the 2013 Global Risk Update.
Burkina Faso has a National Platform

Focal Points

National Platform, Hyogo Framework for Action

Burkina Faso - government

Website: http://www.primature.gov.bf/
Contact: SECRETAIRE PERMANENT
Phone: +226 503 470 03 +226 703 237 79

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Institutional Structure / National Platform Description

Conasur deals with: Identification of the victims The mobilization of the humanitarian aid in favour of the disaster victims (food, tents, clothing, drugs, water?) Training in management and prevention of the natural disasters
The rehabilitation of the socio-economic infrastructures and the reintegration of the victims of the calamities
The need assessment for the victims of the natural disasters Development of the programs of interventions
The coordination of the follow-up of the interventions in favour of the victims The initiation of any activity likely to mitigate the effects of the natural disasters on the life of the communities
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HFA Progress Reports

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Other Policy, Plans & Statements

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Country Information

Population:
14.8 million
GDP 2007:
3.8 billion USD

UNISDR Africa

United Nations Complex
Block N
Level 2
Gigiri
PO Box 47074-00100
00100
Nairobi, Kenya

Phone: +254 207626719
Fax: +254 207624726
ISDR-Africa@unisdr.unon.org
www.unisdr.org/africa