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Refugees from Burundi: Post-Influx

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Refugees from Burundi: Post-Influx JSON 
41,206
Source - UNHCR, Government 
Households*
3,879
Last updated 31 Oct 2017
* Household data may be unavailable for some locations.
Source - UNHCR, Government
Refugees from Burundi: Post-Influx JSON 
Source - UNHCR, Government
Refugees from Burundi: Post-Influx JSON 
Refugees from Burundi: Post-Influx JSON 
Location name Source Data date Population
Haut-Katanga UNHCR, Government 31 Oct 2017
  2.4%
1,000
Maniema UNHCR, Government 30 Jun 2017
  0.6%
265
Sud Kivu UNHCR, Government 31 Oct 2017
  95.8%
39,481
Tanganyka UNHCR, Government 31 Oct 2017
  1.1%
460


Refugees from Burundi: Pre-Influx JSON 
3,653
Last updated 30 Sep 2017
Source - UNHCR, Government 
Refugees from Burundi: Total JSON 
44,859
Last updated 31 Oct 2017
Source - UNHCR, Government 
  Highlights
Following the death of 38 Burundian refugees and asylum seekers in Kamanyola, South Kivu, in a confrontation with armed forces, UNHCR is providing emergency aid and called for investigation.
25 Sep 2017
In the new site of Mulongwe works are ongoing with two operational partners (MEDEOR and CARITAS) working with their own funds. However, works have slowed down due to the worsening security situation in Fizi territory.
31 Aug 2017
Cholera epidemics was declared in the territories of Fizi and Uvira. No cases have been reported so far in refugees hosting structures. Preventive measures were put in place.
31 Aug 2017
1,496 Burundian refugees were in transit centers while around 1,990 individuals stayed outside due to lack of space. Most of them were women, children and older people.
31 Mar 2017
An evaluation of the 23,203 seedlings planted since 2015 in Lusenda camp assessed that 64% of them were growing well, thanks to sensitization sessions.
31 Mar 2017
  News
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UNHCR calls on DRC to protect refugees after tragic killings

UNHCR, 19 Sep 2017

UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, is urging the Government of the Democratic Republic of the Congo to ensure protection for refugees and asylum-seekers after a shocking shooting incident in Kamanyola on September 15 in which at least 39 people were killed and another 94 injured [...] Read more

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Diner gives Burundian refugee a taste of self reliance

UNHCR website, 05 Apr 2017

Running a small neighborhood restaurant in the Democratic Republic of the Congo gives a cook back her pride and her independence. Read more

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Drama helps Burundian refugee cope with challenges

UNHCR website, 27 Jan 2017

Starting over in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, a Burundian mother draws strength from her roles with an amateur theatre group. Read more

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Regional emergencies push Uganda's refugee hosting to breaking point

UNHCR, 21 Dec 2015

KAMPALA, Dec. 18 (Xinhua) – Three emergencies in Burundi, Democratic Republic of Congo (DR Congo) and South Sudan have push the number of refugees and asylum seekers in Uganda to astronomical levels, forcing the east African country to look up to donors for support. Uganda is currently host to 51... Read more

Funding (2017)
$37,704,393
Total appeal
Date of Funding Data 13 October 2017 (1 month ago)
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