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News Burundi » Social: New Quebecers take on 250-kilometre bike ride to promote inclusion, living together

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-ca/news/canada/new-quebecers-take-on-250-kilometre-bike-ride-to-promote-inclusion-living-together/ar-BBJgdSK
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

Less than a year after his arrival, the 21-year-old from Burundi is donning a tuque and scarf as he excitedly ... Motivaction Jeunesse will also post updates on the trip through social media all week long. By the time the group reaches Quebec City, they ...

News Burundi » Social: IMF Holds Informal Board Briefing on Burundi

News channel or source: http://www.imf.org/en/News/Articles/2018/02/14/pr1854-imf-holds-informal-board-briefing-on-burundi
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

On January 17, 2018, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) was briefed by staff on economic and social developments in Burundi, whose Article IV consultation is delayed by 24 months. Informal sessions to brief the Board are based on ...

News Burundi » Social: Without urgent funding, Burundi risks becoming a ‘forgotten crisis’ – UN refugee agency

News channel or source: http://www.un.org/apps/news/story.asp?NewsID=58540
Publication date: Wednesday 07 February 2018

The $391 million Burundi Regional Refugee Response Plan includes targeted ... Funds will also go towards strengthening social services, livelihood opportunities, protection and restoration environment as well as providing documentation and training for ...

News Burundi » Social: Burundi risks becoming a forgotten refugee crisis without support

News channel or source: http://www.unhcr.org/news/briefing/2018/2/5a79676a4/burundi-risks-becoming-forgotten-refugee-crisis-support.html
Publication date: Wednesday 07 February 2018

The human rights situation inside Burundi remains worrying ... Underfunding also severely affects our ability to invest in integrated social services and livelihood opportunities, limits support to environmental protection and restoration, and prevented ...

News Burundi » Social: Burundi risks becoming a ‘forgotten crisis'

News channel or source: http://www.scoop.co.nz/stories/WO1802/S00063/burundi-risks-becoming-a-forgotten-crisis.htm
Publication date: uesday 06 February 2018

The $391 million Burundi Regional Refugee Response Plan includes targeted ... Funds will also go towards strengthening social services, livelihood opportunities, protection and restoration environment as well as providing documentation and training for ...

News Burundi » Social: Report of the Secretary-General on the situation in Burundi (S/2018/89)

News channel or source: https://reliefweb.int/report/burundi/report-secretary-general-situation-burundi-s201889
Publication date: hursday 08 February 2018

On 8 December, the session was concluded with a summary of 19 points of convergence, including: (a) the sovereignty of Burundi and the political and social rights of all Burundians; (b) the commitment to the Arusha Peace and Reconciliation Agreement and ...

News Burundi » Social: Japan had 20,000 applications for asylum in 2017. It accepted 20

News channel or source: https://www.theguardian.com/world/2018/feb/16/japan-asylum-applications-2017-accepted-20
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

“It’s incredible that the immigration authorities have not even given him humanitarian status considering that ethnic violence in Burundi has worsened dramatically ... work and they are not entitled to any social security benefits.”

News Burundi » Social: World’s Young People Can Participate in Pre-Synodal Meeting in Rome Next Month

News channel or source: https://zenit.org/articles/worlds-young-people-can-participate-in-pre-synodal-meeting-in-rome-next-month/
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

Fabio Fabene, under-secretary of the Synod of Bishops; Stella Marilene Nishimwe, a young woman from Burundi; Filippo Passantino ... prelate stressed they are encouraged to do so, by means of social media. How can young people take part in the meeting?

News Burundi » Social: Manchester United star Marcus Rashford posts picture of his new dog Saint in a club shirt

News channel or source: https://www.thesun.co.uk/sport/football/5568401/manchester-united-news-marcus-rashford-new-dog-saint-cane-corso/
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

MARCUS RASHFORD has shown off his new 'puppy' on social media. Although the fierce-looking blue ... When De Bruyne lost his girl to Courtois and how he could have played for Burundi "You cannot be on the bench and missing games, missing learning about ...

News Burundi » Social: Major refugee aid fraud under investigation in Uganda, U.N. reveals

News channel or source: http://www.foxnews.com/world/2018/02/14/major-refugee-aid-fraud-under-investigation-in-uganda-u-n-reveals.html
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

According to the U.N.’s Financial Tracking Service (FTS), the world organization spent some $333 million on humanitarian aid in Uganda last year, largely for the torrent of refugees from South Sudan, Democratic Republic of Congo, Somalia, Burundi and ...