Lake Bam, in the Centre-Nord region of Burkina Faso, a hundred kilometers from Ouagadougou, is undergoing enormous environmental challenges such as silting, drastic reduction of aquatic life and conflicts of interest. The 28,000 people living from this lake see their livelihoods threatened.


  • Title: Lake Bam
  • Creator: Ollivier Girard/CIFOR
  • Date Created: 2013-03-04
  • Location Created: Centre-Nord region, Burkina Faso
  • Subject Keywords: Forests
  • Type: Photograph
  • Rights: Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR)

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