Environmental statistics 0% open

Burkina Faso

What data is expected?

A selection of deforestation, pollution statistics (air and water pollution), as well as information on extractives activities, and their concessions/licences.

  • Air pollution levels
  • Water quality
  • Extractives activities
  • Deforestation
  • None of the above

How open is the data?

All answers

Question Answer Comment
Available free of charge No it's hard to say if the data is free. to get these data, you often have to give money. But officially there is no law obliging to pay money
Downloadable No
Publicly available No Data on extractives activities and deforestation are available on some reports of organizations like World Bank group, UN-Environment for some areas considered as spots, but not on the whole country. The data on water quality is not
Openly licenced No
Up-to-date No
In an open and machine-readable format
Digital data No
Print data No
location href="https://eiti.org/sites/default/files/spreadsheets/2015_burkina_faso_summary_data_san.xlsx" https://eiti.org/sites/default/files/spreadsheets/2015_">rel="nofollow">https://eiti.org/sites/default/files/spreadsheets/2015_ - EITI, http://www.itie-bf.gov.bf/spip.php?rubrique13 - government website, href="https://eiti.org/sites/default/files/documents/arrete_initiative_open_databurkin.." https://eiti.org/sites/default/files/documents/arrete_i">rel="nofollow">https://eiti.org/sites/default/files/documents/arrete_i - the local Open Data Initiative
Collected by government Yes
findable_steps searches were conducted on the internet. And based on our knowledge of the subject
characteristics None of the above water quality: on the national office of water website, it is say that: (The quality of the water coming from the sewerage network: the quality of this water is checked at the exit of the network, in order to guarantee its reuse without risks in agriculture.) Which means that measurements are made to judge the quality of the water. In other words, this mean that water quality data exist. but these data are not available to the public (e.g, we don't know the percentage of calcium in the water)
Controlled access No https://eiti.org/explore-data-portal http://www.itie-bf.gov.bf/spip.php?rubrique13 https://eiti.org/sites/default/files/documents/arrete_initiative_open_databurkin...
Collector name L'Office national de l'eau et de l'assainissement (ONEA), La Direction générale de la Préservation de l’Environnement, Open Data Burkina Faso

Water: L'Office national de l'eau et de l'assainissement (ONEA) is contracted to maintain water quality according to national quality criteria. http://www.oneabf.com/images/stories/downloads/CONTRAT_PLAN_2007_-_2009.pdf Air pollution: La Direction générale de la Préservation de l’Environnement shall set up policies to protect the environment. This body shall also track air quality. (see here: http://www.environnement.gov.bf/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=193&Itemid=1039 UNDP published C02 emission statistics for the entire country by sector until 2012. These statistics have been provided by Burkina Faso’s Institut national de la statistique et de la démographie. Open Burkina also publishes air pollution stats for Ouagadougou: https://www.openburkina.bf/monitoring-de-la-qualite-de-lair-a-ouagadougou/ Extractives activities: EITI report from 2013 says that a licensing register shall be developed in the future. It is currently not available. Only the turn-over for entire extractives sector is published https://eiti.org/sites/default/files/documents/2013_burkina_faso_eiti_report_fr.pdf p. 69 When consulting Burkina Faso’s country page, there are links to mining ministry and a journal publishing contracts. The linked websites are unavailable. Deforestation Open Data Burkina Faso have created an entry for investments against deforestation which is empty: http://data.gov.bf/organization/programme-investissement-forestier No data could be found searching for “déforestation” AND “gov.bf”

Meta data

Data location   https://eiti.org/sites/default/files/spreadsheets/2015_ - EITI
   http://www.itie-bf.gov.bf/spip.php?rubrique13 - government website
   https://eiti.org/sites/default/files/documents/arrete_i - the local Open Data Initiative
Data licence   Unknown
Data format   Unknown
Reviewer   Danny Lämmerhirt
Last modified   Fri May 11 2018 23:07:23 GMT+0000 (UTC)