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Burkina Faso also known as Burkina, is a                               landlocked country in west Africa The              ...
–There are only four dedicated volunteers people to care for the children.–The orphanage is one of the most populated but ...
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Sandeba explanation

  1. 1. Burkina Faso also known as Burkina, is a landlocked country in west Africa The countrys capital is Ouagadougou. Burkina Faso is 274,200 square kilometres with an estimated population of more than 15,757,000. Isabelle Wana Mathieu GuigmaThe current territory of Burkina Faso has been occupied since 500 years B.C. The first Frenchexploration dates back to 1888.In 1919, the Republic of Upper Volta (currently Burkina Faso) became a French oversea territorybefore being dismantled in 1932 and split up among neighboring colonies such as Niger, FrenchSudan, and Ivory Coast. On September 4th, 1947, the colony was revived and the territory of theRepublic of Upper Volta re-established with its previous boundaries of 1919.After gaining independence from France in 1960, the country underwent many governmentalchanges until arriving at its current form, a semi-presidential republic. On 4th August 1984, theRepublic of Upper Volta changed itsname and became officially BurkinaFaso.Burkina means: integrity, honesty,dignity, honor. Faso means: country,state. Republic. Burkina Fasomeans : The Country of HonorablePeople. The current president isBlaise Compaoré.Burkina Faso has significantreserves of gold, but cotton is the economic mainstay for many Burkinabes. This industry isvulnerable to changes in world prices.Orphelinat Sandeba, Ipelce.Some basic information about Sandeba:- The centre houses 100 children aged between 0 and 20 years old.
  2. 2. –There are only four dedicated volunteers people to care for the children.–The orphanage is one of the most populated but also the most underfunded in the country, theyneed everything.For example, the centre uses 25 kilos of rice and 50 litres of water daily.–Three buildings with bed rooms, bathrooms, a kitchen and acanteen.–They have access to running water but it is undrinkable becauseof bacteria and parasites.–They also have some solar panels which provide two hours of electricity a day.–The centre has a small school with three class rooms.–There is also a small medical clinic which is mostly run by volunteers instead of a doctor.The orphanage needs a regular income of 400 000 francs CFA (800 Euro) a month, in order toprovide the children with adequate nutrition, healthcare and education. If 50 people give 180Euro a year, that is 15 Euro a month, the childrens basic needs will be met.Your contributions will go directly to help the children without any intermediate or administrationcosts.Your help will make a difference in these orphans lives.orphelinat-sandeba@hotmail.frFacebook ; Orphelinat (Waisenhaus)Sandeba - IpelceJerome Emmanuel BachelierKonto-Nr :1061722771 BLZ : 100 500 00All the bank transactions will be publishedand sent by PDF.

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