UN agency lauds Tanzania’s move to naturalize ‘1972 Burundian refugees’

The top United Nations refugee official praised today Tanzania’s decision to grant citizenship to tens of thousands of Burundian refugees who fled their homeland some 38 years ago.

Experienced official to head integrated UN mission in Burundi

Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon appointed today a veteran United Nations official with experience in conflict prevention, peacebuilding and humanitarian action as his new Executive Representative in Burundi.