Burundi: Population Movement Emergency Appeal n° MDRBI008 6-month Summary Update

GLIDE n° OT-2012-000193-TZA

Period covered by this Ops Update15 November 2012 – 20 August 2013. This update represents a sixmonth summary of the operation (cumulative narrative and financial).

Appeal target (current): CHF 717,077

Appeal coverage: 41%;

Appeal history:

  • A Preliminary Emergency Appeal was launched on 15 November 2012 with a budget of CHF 674,731 (cash and in - kind donation or services) to assist 14,643 beneficiaries (2,615 households) for a period of three months.

  • CHF 100,000 was initially allocated from the IFRC’s Disaster Relief Emergency Fund (DREF) on 15 November, 2012 to help in starting up operations as returnees streamed into Burundi from Tanzania’s Mtabila camp.

  • An Emergency Appeal was launched on 24 January 2013 for CHF 717,077 to support the Burundi Red Cross (BRC) to assist 20,194 beneficiaries (3,366 households) for 12 months.

  • Operations update no 1 was posted on February 27, 2013.

  • Operations update no 2 was posted on April 19, 2013.

  • This 6 months update will provide a progress report for the first 6 months, as well as inform of an upcoming revision of the appeal to cater for changes in context and prioritized actions