Volunteer Burkina Faso
The landlocked nation of Burkina Faso in west Africa is one of the poorest countries in the world ranking in 183rd place out of 186 countries and territories in 2013 in terms of life expectancy, literacy, access to knowledge and the living standards of a country.
Life expectancy is just over 53yrs and in one recent 12
month period a staggering 1000,000 children were
orphaned as a result of AIDS/HIV.
In fact one out of every five children in Burkina Faso
is an orphan or as been abandoned.
With just 20% of the
population earning a wage, you may expect there to be
many volunteer work placements and opportunities in