Burkina Faso often struggles with drought, a disaster for the herds and livestock keepers. Due to a lack of pasture, water, feed and animal healthcare, cows produce too little milk. The refugee flow from Mali (since 2012) puts even more pressure on the scarce water resources and grasslands.
How we help
DEWRAL: aims to improve the social and economic situation of women and children in rural areas.
Nodde Nooto (A2N): helps farmer organizations and private associations in the Sahel region by developing strategies that lead to sustainable development.
Le Réseau de Communication sur le Pastoralisme (RECOPA): defends the interests of livestock farmers at national, regional and international level.