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Burkina Faso

MSF Burkina Faso
A young girl peeps out of the tent where she lives in the displaced person's camp in Barsalogho. Burkina Faso. January 2019. © MSF/Caroline Frechard

    MSF opened new projects in Burkina Faso’s northernmost provinces in 2018, but our efforts to meet the needs of communities near the border with Mali were hampered by violence. 

    Civilians in Burkina Faso were caught up in clashes between armed groups and the security forces, particularly in the Sahel region bordering Mali, where thousands were forced to flee their homes...

    Read full article in International Activity Report 2018