This Annual Report is intended for reporting
on the Federation's Annual Appeals only.
Appeal Target: CHF 10,902,000; budget
revised to CHF 9,615,095 (USD 6,717,247 or EUR7,457,189)
Despite ongoing peace negotiations, political
unrest and insecurity in Burundi and more so in the Democratic Republic
of Congo (DRC) forced thousands of refugees to flee to Tanzania.
In September 2001, the UNHCR, assisted
by the Tanzania Red Cross Society (TRCS) and the Federation re-registered
all refugees in the Kigoma region. Results obtained showed a decrease of