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19 Sep 2017 description

This weekly report is produced by the United Nations (UN) Migration Agency (IOM) as part of the UN Country Management Team (UNCMT) response to the influx of Burundian and Congolese Asylum Seekers from Burundi. The report covers the period from September 4th to September 10th, 2017. The next report will be issued on September 18th, 2017.

Highlights

  • There were 369 new arrivals (190 males and 179 females). All were Congolese Asylum Seekers. Entry points used by the asylum seekers this week were Kigadye (364 persons), Herushingo (5 persons).

18 Sep 2017 description

Overview

This weekly bulletin focuses on selected acute public health emergencies occurring in the WHO African Region. The WHO Health Emergencies Programme is currently monitoring 48 events in the region. This week’s edition covers key new and ongoing events, including:

• Plague in Madagascar

• Undiagnosed acute jaundice syndrome in Ethiopia

• Humanitarian crisis in Nigeria

• Humanitarian crisis in Ethiopia

• Humanitarian crisis in South Sudan

• Hepatitis E in Chad

• Malaria in Burundi

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

Overview

This weekly bulletin focuses on selected acute public health emergencies occurring in the WHO African Region. The WHO Health Emergencies Programme is currently monitoring 45 events in the region. This week’s edition also covers key ongoing events, including:

• Cholera in Borno State, Nigeria

• Necrotising cellulitis/fasciitis in São Tomé and Príncipe

• Humanitarian crisis in the Central Africa Republic

• Cholera in the United Republic of Tanzania

• Cholera in Chad

• Dengue fever in Côte d’Ivoire.

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.

03 Sep 2017 description

This weekly report is produced by the United Nations (UN) Migration Agency (IOM) as part of the UN Country Management Team (UNCMT) response to the influx of Burundian and Congolese Asylum Seekers from Burundi. The report covers the period from August 28th to September 3rd, 2017. The next report will be issued on September 11th, 2017.

Highlights

27 Aug 2017 description

This weekly report is produced by the United Nations (UN) Migration Agency (IOM) as part of the UN Country Management Team (UNCMT) response to the influx of Burundian and Congolese Asylum Seekers from Burundi. The report covers the period from August 21st to 27th, 2017. The next report will be issued on September 4th, 2017.

Highlights

26 Aug 2017 description

This weekly report is produced by the United Nations (UN) Migration Agency (IOM) as part of the UN Country Management Team (UNCMT) response to the influx of Burundian and Congolese Asylum Seekers from Burundi. The report covers the period from Aug 14 to Aug 20, 2017. The next report will be issued on August 28, 2017.

21 Aug 2017 description

L’amélioration des disponibilités favorise l’accès alimentaire des ménages

Points saillants

  • La sécurité alimentaire des ménages est relativement en amélioration mais les réserves dans les ménages sont très limitées.

  • Les prix des denrées alimentaires sur le marché sont en baisse depuis deux mois depuis l’avènement des récoltes de la saison 2017B mais restent largement au dessus de la moyenne des 2 dernières années.

Contexte

19 Aug 2017 description

HIGHLIGHTS

New Arrivals: The number of asylum-seekers from Burundi who entered Tanzania in July 2017 stands at 525 individuals, which equates to an average daily admission of 17 individuals. This is up on the figures for June 2017, where 377 individuals arrived in the country with an average daily arrival rate of 12 individuals.

13 Aug 2017 description

This weekly report is produced by the United Nations (UN) Migration Agency (IOM) as part of the UN Country Management Team (UNCMT) response to the influx of Burundian and Congolese Asylum Seekers from Burundi. The report covers the period from Aug 07 to Aug 13, 2017. The next report will be issued on August 21, 2017.

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

06 Aug 2017 description

This weekly report is produced by the United Nations (UN) Migration Agency (IOM) as part of the UN Country Management Team (UNCMT) response to the influx of Burundian and Congolese Asylum Seekers from Burundi. The report covers the period from July 31 to Aug 6, 2017. The next report will be issued on August 14, 2017.

05 Aug 2017 description

Le Burundi est situé dans la région de l’Afrique centrale couvrant une superficie de 27 834 km² avec une population autour de 8 millions d’habitants.

De 1993 à 2000, le pays a connu une crise socio -politique grave dont les conséquences en pertes humaines, économiques et sociales se font encore ressentir jusqu’à nos jours. Le pays compte encore 116 799 déplacés internes et 250 000 réfugiés vivant essentiellement en Tanzanie. Les besoins en réinsertion / réintégration de ces populations restent immenses.

31 Jul 2017 description
report UN Children's Fund

Highlights

• UNICEF, in collaboration with partners, supported the administering of examinations for 1,317 Burundian students, among whom 708 (59.2%) passed their exams and will receive official certificates issued by the National Examination Council that will be internationally recognized.