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Indigenous Communities from Burkina Faso

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Toussian, Northern
Indigenous Group Toussian, Northern (Also known as: Tusia, Tusian)
Location Burkina Faso, South Western Burkina Faso (formerly Haute-Volta), Comoe Province, North, East, and South of Oradara
Estimated Population 19,500 (1995, SIL)
Environment Savannah / Plain / Tropical
Lifestyle Sedentary
Subsistence Agriculture
Level of Assimilation Fairly Traditional
Language Family Toussian, Northern
Classification: Niger-Congo, Atlantic-Congo, Volta-Congo, North, Gur, Tusia
Alternate Names: Tusia, Tusian
Dialects: Ter, Tru, Kebeenton, Wenteene
Website URLs Ethnologue: Toussian, Northern: A language of Burkina Faso
Masque Toussian
Toussian: Burkina Faso
Art of Burkina Faso
African Masks: Toussian
NGOs International Service: West Africa, Burkina Faso
Hilfe Direkt: Burkina Faso
Welthungerhilfe - German Agro Action
Afrique Verte
Save the Children
The Dutch Organisation of Development (SNV)

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