Burkina Faso Mining Jobs

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Burkina Faso is a landlocked country in West Africa. It borders Mali, Niger, Benin, Togo, Ghana and the Ivory Coast. As the fourth-biggest gold producer in Africa, Burkina Faso generally has many mining jobs.

The name ‘Burkina Faso’ translates to ‘the land of honest people’. But the country once went by a different name: Upper Volta. Thomas Sankara, the nation’s former president, changed the name in 1984. 

Capital: Ouagadougou
Currency: West African CFA francs
Official language: French 
Population: 21.49 million
Climate: Primarily tropical
Main religion: Islam

Burkina Faso Economy
Burkina Faso generally relies on agriculture to support its economy. Due to this, the economy is fragile. This is because it is reliant on the weather. However, gold production has recently helped the economy’s growth.