Welcome to Fitil Onlus

We are always searching for new approaches and methods to stimulate intelligence, resourcefulness and creativity, encouraging participation and closely following the evolution of sustainable projects. We work towards the empowerment of rural communities and of women, through awareness and training programs. Our projects have included education, health, agriculture, civil society, productive activities, long distance adoption, sport.

Fitil is a non-profit organization founded in Rome in 2005. Its name means 'small light' in Mooré, the language of the Mossi of Burkina Faso. Our main areas of intervention are the rural communities of this country. In 2005, Fitil began a pilot project in the village of Sakouli (2,800), province of Kourweogo, Burkina Faso and soon moved into 3 other nearby communities. (Tangseghin (1,200) , Kouka (1,600) and Goagba (4,900) working there until 2013. These villages, all inhabited by the ethnic group Mossi, are situated at about 60 kilometres from the capital city of Ouagadougou.



His name is Florent KONKOBO, currently a pharmacy student in Burkina Faso. He was born on 31-12-2002 in the commune of Samba, Province Passoré in Burkina Faso. His school career in primary school (at the primary school of Pemesbouré between 2009-2014) was delicate, difficult but above all brilliant. He won the prize for the best student in his municipality, then in his province during the 2013-2014 excellence competitions. After his admission to the Certificate of Primary Studies, he was sponsored by the Fitil ACLEM association which supported him for four (04) before renewing in 2018 after his brilliant success at the BEPC in 2018. It was then that Florent KONKOBO engages in the activities of Fitil. He was president of the sponsored students of Samba from 2020-2022 and was the main actor of several achievements with his comrades. It works to increase the visibility of Fitil in the eyes of the communities through publications on social networks and recreational activities organized in the communes of Samba and Kordié. Currently (November 2022) Florent is in his second year of study in Pharmacy at the University of Bobo Dioulasso, at the Higher Institute of Health Sciences, one of the largest schools of medical studies in West Africa. He is still supported by the Fitil association.


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We love to help all the children that have problems in the world. After 15 years we have many goals achieved throught our passion and love.

Respect for the rights of children and women, together with the creation of the fundamental conditions for the African continent.

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