Posted by: APO | 1 March 2017

Tanzania: Humanitarian Response in Refugee Camps Still Falling Behind

Pressure is mounting in Tanzanian refugee camps as the flow of refugees from Burundi continues on a large scale. January saw the largest rate of new arrivals in a single month since May 2015, with nearly 19,000 people crossing the border into Tanzania, according to the UNHCR. Some 290,000 refugees, over three quarters of whom are Burundian, are crammed into three overstretched camps: Nyarugusu, Mtendeli… Read more on


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