Our Work


Handicap Solidaire Burkina (HSB) is a disability rights NGO based in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso. Formed in 2002, HSB works to ensure that disabled people in Burkina Faso are able to play a full and active role in their own socio-economic development. Staffed by disabled people, HSB undertakes a variety of activities to help improve the lives of disabled people. These include:

  • Lobbying government institutions to promote equal rights for disabled people

  • Promoting advocacy and human rights

  • Manufacture of mobility aids

  • Providing skills training for disabled people

  • Providing sporting opportunities

  • Providing education facilities for disabled children

  • Providing a drop-in centre to support those with disability-related problems

  • Supporting the sale of arts and crafts of disabled artisans

Please visit our project pages for more information.