Tanzania + 1 more

WFP Tanzania Country Brief, March 2016

Format
Situation Report
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Highlights

  • Burundian refugees continue to arrive in Tanzania. According to UNHCR, the total population of new Burundian refugees in Tanzania is over 133,500.

  • Banks have disbursed loans to 4,500 smallholder farmers in Central, Northern and Southern regions. Farmers will use these loans to purchase inputs such as hybrid seeds, fertilizers and herbicides from input companies.

In Numbers

270,000 people in need of food assistance
197,500 people displaced
270,000 people assisted