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15 Sep 2017 description

Highlights

  • The ongoing socio-political crisis, displacements, disruption of livelihood activities, deterioration of the economy, high food prices, and climatic shocks remain the key drivers of food insecurity in Burundi.

Operational Updates

15 Sep 2017 description

250.0 M required for 2017

23.9 M contributions received, representing 6% of requirements

226.1 M funding gap for the Burundi Situation

All figures are displayed in USD

14 Sep 2017 description

POINTS SAILLANTS

• Retour possible de 12,000 réfugiés burundais en 2017

• Un burundais sur cinq toujours en insécurité alimentaire

• Augmentation de 25% des cas de paludisme

CHIFFRES CLES

Pop. dans le besoin 3 millions

Population ciblée 1 million

PDI 198 265

Réfugiés congolais 61 427

Réfugiés burundais 407 460(4)

Pers. en insécurité alimentaire 1,8 million(5)

FINANCEMENTS

73,7 millions requis pour le HRP (US$)

11 Sep 2017 description

The requirements presented in this funding snapshot refer to the 2017 Revised Regional Refugee Response Plan covering the period January to December 2017 available at http://reporting.unhcr.org/publications

Funding level
RRP requirements: $406,091,011
Funding received: $40,782,237
% funded: 10%

11 Sep 2017 description
report UN Radio

Devant le Conseil des droits de l'homme, le Chef des droits de l'homme de l'ONU a regretté l'hypocrisie de certains États qui défendent les droits humains sur la scène internationale tout en les bafouant ouvertement chez eux. Lors de l'ouverture de cette 36e session de cet organe onusien basé à Genève, M. Zeid a demandé au Président du Conseil et aux États membres d'envisager d'exclure du Conseil des droits de l'homme les États coupables des pires violations des droits de l'homme.

06 Sep 2017 description

In July, close to 2,000 newly arrived Burundian refugees and asylum seekers were recorded in the region. The largest number was recorded in Rwanda with 600 newly arrived Burundian refugees. The average monthly number of arrivals across the major hosting countries stood at approximately 500.

In Tanzania, a High-Level Dialogue was organized between UNHCR and Government of Tanzania on 9 August 2017 setting out steps to strengthen the country’s refugee protection and assistance, with a focus on Burundian refugee caseload of more than 243,000.

10 Aug 2017 description

250.0 M required for 2017

15.2 M contributions received, representing 6% of requirements

234.8 M funding gap for the Burundi Situation

All figures are displayed in USD

07 Aug 2017 description

In June, close to 3,000 newly arrived Burundian refugees and asylum seekers were recorded in the region.

Land unavailability and camp congestion remain critical issues in Tanzania, Rwanda and DRC. In Rwanda, malaria is rising in Mahama Camp while measles has plagued Lusenda Camp.

In Tanzania, immigration authorities continue to screen asylum seekers at the border, with the first RSD exercise taking place in mid-June in Nduta Camp, Kibondo District.

KEY INDICATORS

03 Aug 2017 description

Highlights

  • The ongoing socio-political crisis, displacements, disruption of livelihood activities, deterioration of the economy, high food prices, and climatic shocks than the 5-year average remain the key drivers of food insecurity in Burundi.

Operational Updates

03 Aug 2017 description
report UN Security Council

CS/12937

CONSEIL DE SÉCURITÉ
8016E SÉANCE – MATIN

Le Conseil de sécurité a adopté, ce matin, une déclaration présidentielle dans laquelle il exprime sa préoccupation face à la stagnation du dialogue au Burundi, et « demande instamment à toutes les parties burundaises de prendre des mesures supplémentaires pour sortir de l’impasse politique actuelle ».

02 Aug 2017 description
report UN Security Council

SC/12937

Security Council
8016th Meeting (AM)

The Security Council, in a presidential statement today, expressed deep concern over the political situation in Burundi — including increasing numbers of refugees and reports of torture, forced disappearances and extrajudicial killings — and strongly urged the Government and all parties to immediately cease and reject such violence.

28 Jul 2017 description

The requirements presented in this funding snapshot refer to the 2017 Revised Regional Refugee Response Plan covering the period January to December 2017

Funding level

  • RRP requirements: $406,091,011
  • Funding received: $34,185,793
  • % funded: 8%
25 Jul 2017 description

POINTS SAILLANTS

  • Près de 12 000 enfants déplacés internes

  • Environ 174,000 enfants de moins de 5 ans touchés par la malnutrition aiguë

  • Augmentation de 25% des cas de paludisme

CHIFFRES CLES

Pop. dans le besoin 3 millions

Population ciblée 1 million

PDI 202 726

Réfugiés congolais 61,427

Réfugiés burundais 416 946

Pers. en insécurité alimentaire 2,6 millions

24 Jul 2017 description
report UN Children's Fund

Highlights

• Since the beginning of January 2017, the number of malaria cases has reached over 4.2 million people (with 1,891 deaths); UNICEF contributed to the National Malaria Response Plan with the provision of malaria drugs and diagnostic kits, and community mobilisation activities for an amount of about US$ 3.6 million.

19 Jul 2017 description
  • 250.0 M required for 2017

  • 10.0 M contributions received, representing 4% of requirements

  • 240.0 M funding gap for the Burundi Situation

All figures are displayed in USD

05 Jul 2017 description

The requirements presented in this funding snapshot refer to the 2017 Revised Regional Refugee Response Plan covering the period January to December 2017

Funding level

  • RRP requirements: $406,091,011
  • Funding received: $20,474,157
  • % funded: 5%
04 Jul 2017 description
  • 250.0 M required for 2017

  • 9.4 M contributions received, representing 4% of requirements

  • 240.6 M funding gap for the Burundi Situation

All figures are displayed in USD

30 Jun 2017 description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Nearly 210,000 IDPs in 13 of the 18 provinces

  • MAS admissions up by 6% in the first quarter compared to 2016

  • Malaria cases still above the epidemic threshold

Key Figures

  • # of people in need: 3 million

  • # of people targeted: 1 million

  • # of IDPs: 209,202

  • Congolese refugees: 61,427

  • Burundian refugees: 408,844

  • # of food insecure people: 2.6 million

29 Jun 2017 description

Highlights

  • The ongoing the socio-political crisis, displacements, disruption of livelihood activities, deterioration of the economy, high food prices and lower than normal Season A crop production remain the key drivers of food insecurity in Burundi.

WFP Assistance