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Burkina Faso

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Annex 2 State*

No

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Signature Date

1996-09-26

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Ratification Date

2002-04-16

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Additional Information

Workshops and seminars hosted (selection):

  • NDC Development Workshop, 16 to 19 December 2013 in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso.
  • National Data Centre Development Workshop for French speaking African countries, 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.