There are numerous websites containing helpful and interesting information about Burkina Faso. One of the best is the CIA’s World Factbook. At your team meetings you’ll likely have the opportunity to meet individuals who have already participated in a team experience to your project destination. They will serve as excellent sources of information and guidance.
Google is always a great way to explore for more information about Burkina Faso. In addition, here’s a profile sheet that we’ve put together.