Investing in Burkina Faso

Burkina Faso Investment Opportunities

Burkina Faso, the country of upright peope, is strategically located in the heart of Africa. Burkina Faso is inviting investors from all over the world to come and discover a hardworking and resolute nation. Visit

As the headquarters of WAEMU (West African Economic and Monetary Union), Burkina Faso is committed and poised for economic breakthrough.  Most notably Burkina Faso is…

  • Among the top 10 countries with improved economy according to the World Bank
  • A liberalized economy with free moving people, goods and captial
  • Strategically positioned with regional integration allowing access to a broad and growing market

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Burkina Faso USA Community



The United States African Development Foundation (USADF)
“Burkina Faso is celebrating its 57th year of independence on August 5, 2017. The U.S. African Development Foundation has been investing in grassroots enterprises in Burkina Faso since 2008, and funded more than 50 different projects ranging from agricultural produce like vegetables and sesame, to textile production and livestock management. These programs have targeted remote rural cooperatives and women’s groups, increasing their incomes and strengthening their communities.”

The United States African Development Foundation is an independent Federal Government agency that provides grants up to $250,000 to community-based development projects for populations in conflict and post-conflict areas in Africa.

The Foundation operates in twenty (20) African countries, including Burkina Faso. Since 2008, when USADF began programming in Burkina Faso, the Foundation has provided grants to 29 development projects amounting to $3.25 million.