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Burundi Country Profile

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Generic Information:

Burundi, officially the Republic of Burundi, is a landlocked country in the Great Lakes region of Eastern Africa, bordered by Rwanda to the north, Tanzania to the east and south, and the Democratic Republic of the Congo to the west.

Its capital is Bujumbura. Although the country is landlocked, much of the south-western border is adjacent to Lake Tanganyika. 


For a generic country overview, please consult the following sources:

Wikipedia information on Burundi

IMF information on Burundi

Economist Intelligence Unit information on Burundi*

(*note - this is a paid service)


Humanitarian Info:

WFP information on Burundi

UNOCHA information for Burundi

Facts and Figures:

Wolfram Alpha Information on Burundi

World Bank information on Burundi

World Population Review information on Burundi