ACORD (Agency for Cooperation and Research in Development)is a Pan-African non-governmental organisation that has been working for social justice and development in Africa since 1976. Our work is guided by a number of fundamental values and working principles, chief amongst these is our belief that people themselves are the primary actors in their own development.
As of 27 October 2016
175,139 Total Burundian population of concern
172,701 Total Burundian population post influx
63,578 Total Burundian population in Nyarugusu Camp (Pre-Influx + Influx)
60,293 Total population in Nduta Camp
50,732 Total population in Mtendeli Camp 536 Total population in Lumasi Transit Site
As of 15 September 2016
161,581 Total Burundian population of concern
158,863 Total Burundian population post influx
63,878 Total Burundian population in Nyarugusu Camp (Pre-Influx + Influx)
53,497 Total population in Nduta Camp
44,008 Total population in Mtendeli Camp
198 Total population in Lumasi Transit Site
Source: Thomson Reuters Foundation - Tue, 22 Apr 2014 07:45 AM
Author: Kizito Makoye
DAR ES SALAAM, Tanzania (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Tanzania is enlisting climate data in a new approach to curbing malaria.
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By Kizito Makoye
DAR ES SALAAM, Feb 18 2014 (IPS) - Residents in low-lying areas in Tanzania’s largest city, Dar es Salaam, are potentially at risk of contracting waterborne diseases as heavy rains, which started last week, continue to pound the city.
Early this month, the Tanzania Meteorological Agency (TMA) announced that Dar es Salaam was among the areas in northern and southern Tanzania that would receive above-average rainfall and strong winds in the coming weeks, and urged residents to take precautions.
The UK Government is determined to help reduce the inequalities of opportunity we see around the world today. We believe that promoting global prosperity is both a moral duty and in the UK‟s national interest. Aid is only ever a means to an end, never an end in itself. It is wealth creation and sustainable growth that will help people to lift themselves out of poverty.