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Indigenous Communities from Burkina Faso

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Mossi
 
Indigenous Group Mossi (Also known as: Mòoré, Moose, Moshi, Mole, Mosi)
Location Burkina Faso, Central Ouagadougou area
Estimated Population 7,229,552 (1999, Peoplegroups)
Environment Savannah / Plain / Tropical / Arid
Lifestyle Sedentary
Subsistence Agriculture / Paid Labor / Animal Husbandry / Trade
Level of Assimilation Fairly Traditional
Language Family Mòoré
Classification:
Niger-Congo, Atlantic-Congo, Volta-Congo, North, Gur, Central, Northern, Oti-Volta, Western, Northwest
Alternate names: Moose, More, Mole, Mossi, Moshi
Dialects: Saremdé, Taolendé, Yaadré, Ouapadoupou, Yaande, Zaore (Joore), Yana (Yanga, Jaan)
Website URLs Ethnologue : Mòoré - A language of Burkina Faso
Peoplegroups, Mossi
Ethnic Map of Burkina Faso
Joshua Project, Mossi, Moore of Burkina Faso
IOWA University, Mossi Information
Minnesota State University, Mossi
Art World, Mossi
Tribal African Arti – Mossi, Burkina Faso
The Mossi People
Photo of Mossi woman
Every Culture, Mossi
For African Art, Mossi
Burkina Faso: IRIN Focus on Community Mobilisation
Sustainable Water Management – Regional Initiatives
Wikipedia, Mossi

Lands and Peoples Africa, Volume 1.grolier incorporated 1999
NGOs Burkina Faso - Hilfe Direkt
United Nations Development Program (UNDP) Burkina Faso
International Service
Action on Disability in Development (ADD)
Groupe de Recherches de Formation et de Conseils (GREFCO)
The Communication Initiative
Association Burkinabè pour la Promotion d'un Etat de Droit et la Defense des Libertés (APED-LIBERTES)
The World Bank
International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD)
Vie Positive
The National Federation of NAAM Groupings (FNGN)

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