UN World Food Programme

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Burundi, Rugombo, June 2004

Rugombo northwestern Burundi.

Protracted relief and recovery operation for population groups affected by armed conflict.

Over 30,000 Congolese refugees in Burundi have escaped the fighting in the Eastern Democratic Republic of Congo and are now receiving their first assistance since they left their country. Here, the refugees in Rugombo camps (23,000) receive food assistance by WFP and are assisted to re-organize their lives in the camp.

Photo: WFP/Simon Trepanier

Date: 
05/31/2004
legacy ID: 
881