UNHCR Burundi - Fact Sheet, July 2013

from UN High Commissioner for Refugees
Published on 31 Jul 2013

Operational highlights

  • 762 Congolese asylum-seekers were registered in Burundi in July 2013, bringing the total number of asylum-seekers registered during the first seven months of this year to 6,782.
  • The verification exercise for the refugees and asylum-seekers living in Burundi is ongoing. In Musasa camp (province of Ngozi), the operation has been carried out from 15 July to 4 August. In Bujumbura, the verification exercise for the urban refugees started on 13 August; and will update as well the registration data of the asylumseekers living in the capital city.