Child helps fetch water at the Bwagiriza Refugee Camp in Southeast Burundi. Most refugees at this camp are from the Democractic Republic of Congo.
Refugee child at Bwagiriza camp in Southeast Burundi. These children rely almost entirely on WFP food rations which ensure their nutritional and cognitive growth.
Life in refugee camps is tough, especially for children. The food they get from WFP helps them worry less about eating and focus more on their education. Bwagiriza Refugee Camp in south-east Burundi has its own school.
This child was born in Bwagiriza Refugee camp. UNHCR, the Government of Burundi and its partners ensure the camps remain as livable as possible. WFP/Marc Neilson