Burkina Faso Political Map
Burkina Faso Country Information:
Burkina Faso is located in western Africa. Burkina Faso is bordered by Mali to the north, Niger to the east, and Cote D'Ivoire (Ivory Coast), Ghana, Togo, and Benin to the south.
Burkina Faso Bordering Countries:
Benin, Cote d'Ivoire, Ghana, Mali, Niger, Togo
Burkina Faso Cities:
Banfora, Banh, Batie, Biba, Bobo Diouslasso, Cassou, Coala, Dedougou, Djibo, Dori, Fada Ngourma, Gacua, Gorom Gorom, Kaya, Koudougou, Leo, Logoniegue, Mane, Manga, Nouna, Orodara, Ouagadougou, Ouahigouya, Ouessa, Oursi, Po, Reo, Sebba, Tenkodogo, Thiou, Tougan, Tougouri, Yako and Zorgo.
Burkina Faso Locations:
Mouhoun (Black Volta) River, Nazinon (Red Volta) River, Nakanbe (White Volta) River and oti River.
Burkina Faso Natural Resources:
Burkina Faso's mineral resources include manganese, gold, phosphates, limestone, marble, pumice and salt.
Burkina Faso Natural Hazards:
The country of Burkina Faso has natural hazards, which include recurring droughts.
Burkina Faso Environmental Issues:
Burkina Faso, in western Africa, has had recent droughts and desertification, which has severely affected their agricultural activities, population distribution, and economy. Some of the country’s environmental issues stem from overgrazing, soil degradation, and deforestation.