In a country where 75% of the population is illiterate, TV and radio are widely used to spread information to rural areas.
Economic development programme
C4C is active in Burkina Faso in ICT4economic development. The programme TV Koodo brings market price information to over 1 million viewers. Radio is used by the rural women’s group Pag La Yiri to broadcast information on health and agriculture in seven local languages.
The national ICT4D network Burkina NTIC organises offline and online knowledge sharing events for all the ICT4D initiatives in the country and in the region.
Nian Zwe, Nununa, Afrique Verte, Pag-La-Yiri and FADEF-SO are local partners who work on the implementation of projects in Burkina Faso.