The flag of Burkina Faso consists of two equal horizontal stripes, red at the top and green at the bottom, separated by a central yellow circle. The yellow circle is in the center of the flag and is surrounded by two thin white stripes.
The red color represents the revolution and the struggle for independence, while the green color represents the country’s rich agricultural land and hope for a bright future. The yellow circle represents the country’s mineral wealth and its bright and sunny future. The two white stripes surrounding the circle symbolize peace and unity.