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BURKINA FASO: High number of abandoned children attributed to AIDS
7 April 2004 (PlusNews ), Burkina Faso's government has blamed the rising number of abandoned children in the country on HIV/AIDS, poverty and child trafficking.
BURKINA FASO: Government urges traditional healers to help tackle HIV/AIDS
25 February 2004 (PlusNews ), The government of Burkina Faso has urged traditional healers in West Africa to collaborate with scientific researchers in the fight against HIV/AIDS by using herbal treatments to address AIDS-related illnesses such as tuberculosis and diarrhoea.
BURKINA FASO: Chiefs to support anti-AIDS drive
26 December 2003 (PlusNews ), The 12 traditional chiefs of Burkina Faso's Sahel region have expressed their commitment to spreading HIV/AIDS awareness among their people, the UN Development Programme (UNDP) said in a statement this week.
BURKINA FASO: Cheap HIV/AIDS drugs from India
23 April 2003 (PlusNews ), Burkina Faso's government on Tuesday announced that an agreement to import generic HIV/AIDS drugs from India had been signed.
BURKINA FASO: Cheaper drugs from India for people with HIV
22 April 2003 (PlusNews ), Burkina Faso is to import cheaper generic drugs from India for people living with HIV under an agreement with the Chemical Industrial Pharmaceutical Laboratories (CIPLA) of India, Minister of Health Alain Yoda said on Tuesday in Ouagadougou.
BURKINA FASO: National dialogue on HIV/AIDS
19 March 2003 (PlusNews ), A national conference on HIV/AIDS has been held in Burkina Faso to strengthen efforts to combat the disease and provide more help to people living with HIV/AIDS, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), reported on Tuesday.
BURKINA FASO: More support for PWAs
19 March 2003 (PlusNews ), More than 500 delegates at a national conference on Tuesday called for the funding of treatment programmes for people living with HIV/AIDS (PWAs) in Burkina Faso.
BURKINA FASO: UNDP funds poverty reduction, HIV activities
14 February 2003 (PlusNews ), The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) is providing US $9.5 million for the fight against HIV, poverty reduction and other activities in Burkina Faso, UNDP said in a communiqué.
BURKINA FASO: Preaching a new message
29 November 2002 (PlusNews ), The mosques in Burkina Faso are preaching a new message - tolerance for people living with HIV and AIDS, regardless of religion.
BURKINA FASO: World Bank to fund anti-AIDS campaign
3 July 2002 (PlusNews ), The World Bank agreed on Wednesday to provide funding to the tune of US $856,944 for anti-AIDS campaigns over the next six months in seven of Burkina Faso's 31 ministries.
BURKINA FASO: PlusNews Country Profile
31 December 2001 (PlusNews ),
BURKINA FASO: IRIN Focus on community mobilisation
6 December 2001 (PlusNews ), Marie Konkobo only discovered she was HIV-positive after her three children and husband died and she plucked up the courage to take an AIDS test.

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