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Participation at Advisory Committee annual conference

Human Health Aid Burundi is one the NGO that has been honoured to be selected as Advisory as a member of PDD since 2017. Each year; the focal point is invited to attend the Advisory Committee Annual Meeting. This year 2019, Nyamiye Hermeengilde , a focal point has attended the meeting which was held in Geneva. […]

Natural Disasters: Floods in Gatumba Area

On 4 May, heavy rainfall led to flooding in Gatumba, located at approximately 12 kilometres from the city of Bujumbura. This was one of the many floods which have affected the country since January 2018. Like many others, this area is prone to periodic flooding and has a population comprising of farmers, livestock and small […]

Burundi close to major hunger & disease crisis

Political violence, malnutrition and the looming threats of malaria and cholera have pushed Burundi to the brink of a “major crisis”, the UN children’s agency, Unicef, has warned. Burundi – one of the world’s poorest and hungriest countries – has been in turmoil since last April, when President Pierre Nkurunziza announced his ultimately successful bid […]