Flag of Burkina Faso
|Adopted||4 August 1984|
|Design||Two horizontal bands of red and green with the yellow five-pointed star in the center.|
The current coat of arms of Burkina Faso features a shield with the national flag colors, with a scroll bearing the name "BURKINA FASO" accompanied by two stallions on each side, with an open book at the bottom. A lower banner bears the national motto in French: "Unité – Progrès – Justice" (unity, progress, justice).