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Regional overview of the Burundian refugee population: 2022 Burundi Regional RRP as of 31 May 2022

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The above total reflects the refugee population covered by the Burundi Regional Refugee Response Plan (2021) and includes Burundian refugees who fled since April 2015, as well as some 37,000 Burundian refugees who sought asylum in the region prior to April 2015. In addition to the population above, there are some 20,948 Burundian refugees and asylum seekers in Kenya, 8,558 in Mozambique, 12,377 in Malawi, 9,563 in South Africa and 9,194 in Zambia who are assisted within the respective country-level programmes. A further 42,200 Burundian refugees, who have lived for decades in Tanzania, no longer receive assistance and are not included in these figures.