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Indigenous Communities from Burkina Faso

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Tuareg
Indigenous Group Tuareg (Also known as: Antessar, Bella, Kel Tamasheq, Kidal, Kidal Tuareg, Tahoua Tuareg, Tamacheq, Tamasheq, Timbuktu, Udalan)
Location Burkina Faso, Oudalan Province, Sahel Region
Estimated Population 31,169 (2000, World Christian Database)
Environment Savannah / Desert / Plain / Tropical / Arid
Lifestyle Semi-nomadic
Subsistence Animal Husbandry / Agriculture / Trade / Paid Labor / Handicraft Sales
Level of Assimilation Fairly Traditional
Language Family Tamasheq, Kidal
Classification: Berber, Afro-Asiatic, Tamasheq, Southern
Alternate Names: Timbuktu, Tomacheck, Tamashekin, Tuareg
Dialects: Timbuktu (Tombouctou, Tanaslamt), Tadghaq (Kidal)
Website URLs The Tuareg Culture
African People and Culture: Tuareg
University of Iowa: Tuareg People
Wikipedia
The Jembetat Gallery of African Art
The Tuareg and Silver Jewelry
World Cultures: Tuareg
Ethnologue: Tamasheq, Kidal; A Language Of Burkina Faso
United Nations Capital Development Fund (UNCDF)
NGOs Afrique Verte
Tear Fund
Welthungerhilfe - German Agro Action
International Service
Tidene Association
United Nations Development Program: PNUD Burkina Faso
Development Workshop (DWF)
Oxfam

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