Gasorwe Refugee camp in the North of Burundi camp houses over 8,000 Congolese refugees.
The IRC provides awareness raising training for refugees to combat sexual violence in Gasorwe.
Child protection programmes in Burundi.
Village Savings and Loan Associations help women to start their own business.
The IRC provides carpentry apprenticeships to young people.
The IRC works in Burundi, one of the poorest countries in the world.
Recovering from years of civil war, Burundians are hopeful for peace after two democratic elections. With hundreds of thousands returning home after the conflict, the International Rescue Committee encourages stability by protecting and reunifying families as they resettle and by providing them with the supplies and skills they need to move forward.