Operations

Protracted Relief and Recovery Operation - United Republic of Tanzania


About this Operation

Operation Documents

Resource Situation

The United Republic of Tanzania has hosted refugees  from Burundi and the Democratic Republic of the Congo since the early 1990s. Many Burundian refugees have returned; those who remain are apprehensive about conditions in Burundi such as land availability. Most Congolese refugees come from South Kivu, where insecurity remains a concern.

Countries

Tanzania, United Republic Of

The breathtaking beauty of Tanzania makes it easy to forget that this East African country is categorised as a least developed and low-income food deficit country with more than 40 percent of the population living in chronic food-deficit regions, where irregular rainfall causes recurring food shortages. Poverty remains widespread, and recent figures i...