Burkina Faso

Annex 2 State*No
Signature Date27-SEP-1996
Ratification Date17-APR-2002

Additional Information

Burkina Faso hosted a National Data Centre Development Workshop for French speaking African countries from 24 to 25 October 2011.

The Director of the CTBTO's International Data Centre Division, Lassina Zerbo, is a Burkina Faso national. Zerbo was elected in October 2012 to become Executive Secretary of the CTBTO as of 1 August 2013.

CTBTO press release (28 April 2005): Minister of Foreign Affairs of Burkina Faso expresses his support for the CTBT

Burkina Faso was the 91st State to ratify the CTBT, see CTBTO press release.

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