Burundi

Remotely Monitored Country
June 2014
2014-Q2-3-1-BI-en
Key Messages
  • Poor rainfall distribution and dry spells in most zones across the country have resulted in below-average Season B harvests. Production deficits are expected to be highest in the Northeast.

  • Preliminary results from field assessments indicate crisis coping strategies in Kirundo, where production deficits were among the worst in the country. These include atypical migration, sale of productive assets, begging and theft.

  • Poor households in northeastern livelihood zones are expected to face Stressed (IPC Phase 2) acute food insecurity from July to November.

Weather, Climate, and Agriculture

Seasonal Calendar
December 2013

Markets & Trade

Price Bulletin
Cross Border Trade Reports

Production & Trade Flow Maps

Livelihoods

Livelihoods Zone Narrative

Livelihood Zone Map