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WFP Burundi Country Brief, May 2016



  • The protracted relief and recovery operation (PRRO) and the country programme (CP) are facing serious resource shortfalls. Food for training activities under the PRRO have been suspended while prevention of stunting activities under the CP have been reduced because of funding shortfalls. Therefore, WFP requires immediate contributions to meet the increasing needs of vulnerable people in Burundi.

  • The current political instability, economic decline and El Nino-related flooding continue to have a significant impact on humanitarian needs within the country