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Burkina Faso Votes for Faso Soap

On August 20, 2013, the U.S. Embassy organized a voting party to help support a group of young Burkinabè competing in the GIST program – Global Innovation through Science and Technology — to win the prize worth 70,000 U.S. dollars and international recognition, which will allow them to further develop Faso Soap. The Burkinabè entrepreneurs ...
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Ambassador Tulinabo Encourages Six Young Burkinabe Leaders Leaving for the YALI Fellow Conference in Washington

U.S. Ambassador Tulinabo Mushingi met with six young Burkinabé selected to participate in the Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI) Washington Fellow program in Washington. Issouf Ilboudo, Sanon Anselme, Sylvie Tougma, Herman Naré, Abdalla Dao et Francine Boro/Legma  were the finalists of the YALI competition launched in December 2013.YALI is President Obama initiative launched in 2010 ...
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