October 18, 2018

18 October 2018, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso - Desertification and land degradation are not new to the fragile Sahel ecosystem, a semi-arid strip of land south of the Sahara Desert.

August 1, 2018

1 August 2018, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso - A significant milestone has been reached in Burkina Faso’s transition to an inclusive green economy. Last month, the government’s draft National Strategy for Green Economy was validated by national stakeholder groups.

June 22, 2018

22 June 2018, Ouagadougou – As part of PAGE’s work in Burkina Faso, a workshop on inclusive green economy learning needs brought together about fifty representatives from ministries, academic institutions and civil society in Burkina Faso.

April 13, 2018

Burkina Faso has one of the lowest carbon emissions and the lowest ecological footprint in the Sub-Saharan African region.

December 19, 2017

13 December 2017, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso – On 13 December 2017, PAGE organized a planning workshop between three active development initiatives in Burkina Faso, namely the Partnership for Action on Green Economy (PAGE), the Poverty-Environment Initiative (PEI) and SWITCH Afric

December 7, 2017

27 -29 November 2017, Dakar, SenegalPAGE organized a SIYB (ILO Training Tool on Business Creation and Management) Training of Trainers workshop on the ILO Green Business Booklet from 27 to 29 November 2017 at the Fleur de Lys Hotel in Dakar.

April 24, 2017

On March 30th, 2017, PAGE organized a strategic planning meeting on Burkina Faso to assess the country’s progress on inclusive green economy and formulate a plan of action for 2017 to 2018.

January 12, 2017

Ouagadougou, 01 January 2017  - PAGE partner country Burkina Faso hosted its first Green Economy Academy in Ouagadougou from 14 to 16 December 2016, bringing together more than 300 participants from the government, the private sector and civil society to learn about and advance the Green Economy agenda in Burkina Faso.