Burkina Faso

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Nomadic herders in Burkina Faso are using satellite data

More than 65,000 farmers and herdsmen in Burkina Faso are using satellite data to plan their movements. This helps them avoid drought and conflict zones.

Burkina Faso's Marie Korsaga is West Africa’s first female astrophysicist

Marie Korsaga hopes to open astrophysics to other women in Africa. She says astronomy can boost development through jobs and infrastructure.

Integrating mobile money into digital health applications

With access to healthcare remaining a major problem in Sub-Saharan Afrika because of costs, the continent could benefit from using services such as mobile money and savings. Evidence from Kenya In Kenya, only 40 per cent of the population seek services from primary level public health facilities where it’s