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  • Nyarugusu, Mtendeli and Nduta in Tanzania carried out a post distribution monitoring assessments on food security and refugee coping mechanisms in May 2018. This assessment is a first step to understand beneficiaries’ food security situation across the three camps.
    highlight 31 May 2018 (2 years ago)
    / Burundi - Refugees
  • UNHCR’s Regional Refugee Coordinator (RRC) for the Burundi situation carried out a brief to Ambassadors and Head of delegations in Nairobi on the needs of Burundian refugees on July 6, 2018 at the invitation of the Australian High Commissioner, H.E. Ms. Alison Chartres.
    highlight 10 Jul 2018 (2 years ago)
    / Burundi - Refugees
  • 52% of the total 232,716 Burundian refugees will remain in emergency shelters and over 17,600 refugee students will continue to attend classes under trees due to under-funding of the Burundian Refugee Situation.
    highlight 15 Oct 2018 (2 years ago)
    / Burundi - Refugees
  • The consequences of underfunding are being felt across the board by Burundian refugees in four neighbouring countries, Tanzania, the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), Rwanda and Uganda.
    highlight 15 Jan 2019 (1 year ago)
    / Burundi - Refugees
  • Burundian refugees are enduring cuts to food rations, lack of medicines, overcrowded schools and inadequate shelter. Despite the best efforts of all, a massive increase in support is needed to adequately provide for even the most basic needs.
    highlight 15 Jan 2019 (1 year ago)
    / Burundi - Refugees
  • Access to education beyond primary school is far from what it should be. Just 20% of secondary school-aged Burundian refugee children are enrolled in education.
    highlight 18 Jan 2019 (1 year ago)
    / Burundi - Refugees
  • The total number of refugees in Nduta Camp in Tanzania is already over 106,000 and camp facilities are overstretched. More land is needed very soon to host incoming Burundian refugees. Last week's average of daily arrivals into Tanzania was 724 refugees per day.
    highlight 08 Feb 2017 (3 years ago)
    Burundi / Burundi - Refugees
  • The World Food Programme (WFP) is forced to implement food cuts in the region, affecting Burundian refugees in Tanzania and Rwanda. In Rwanda food assistance is secured only until the end of April. A possible drastic cut in food rations is foreseen in the month of May (51%) and onwards, if no further contributions are received from donors.
    highlight 25 Apr 2017 (3 years ago)
    Burundi / Burundi - Refugees Burundi / Burundi - Asylum-Seekers
  • In September, close to 3,000 Burundian refugees and asylum seekers were newly recorded in the region. The largest number was recorded in Uganda with 1,154 newly registered Burundian refugees.
    highlight 01 Oct 2017 (3 years ago)
    / Burundi - Refugees
  • Almost 21,000 Burundians flee to Rwanda this month to escape electoral violence
    highlight 28 Apr 2015 (5 years ago)
    Burundi Rwanda / Burundi - Refugees