Share your experiences of Canada

On the occasion of the 150th Anniversary of Canada, the Embassy of Canada to Burkina Faso launches a Call for Stories from any Burkinabè who has been in contact with Canada.

Send us stories of your experiences of Canada in 150 words minimum or 2 pages maximum together with photos (4 maximum) of places, landscapes or building in Canada.

Your memories, photographic archives, are requested by 25 April 2017:

  • by e-mail with the reference « Canada 150 and 55 years with Burkina Faso » at; or
  • in a sealed envelope marked  « Canada 150  and 55 years with Burkina Faso » at :
    •  Embassy of  Canada to Burkina Faso
      316, avenue du Professeur Joseph Ki-Zerbo
      01 BP 548, Ouagadougou 01
      Burkina Faso

Special awards will be given to the most touching, entertaining, moving and business-oriented stories that have positively changed lives; to the youngest/oldest participant and to stories closest to 1962 (year of establishment of relations between Canada and Burkina Faso). Authors of the best stories will be invited for an event.

Participation is open to children with proof of parental consent.