Between 2009 and 2011, cannabis seizures in Burkina Faso doubled. From 2000 to 2005 Burkina Faso has had a total of 11,411cannabis herb seizures.  Cannabis resin is considered the second most trafficked drug in the world. 
- Rick Csiernik (19 April 2016). Substance Use and Abuse, 2nd Edition: Everything Matters. Canadian Scholars’ Press. pp. 36–. ISBN 978-1-55130-892-0.
- United Nations. "Cannabis in Africa" (PDF).