Care International Burundi


Welcome to CARE International in Burundi!

CARE international began it's activities in Burundi in 1994 by bringing emergency aid to people affected by civil war. From 2004, intervention was extended to long term development programs. In 2008, the program approach over 15 years (2010 - 2025) was adopted.

Today, CARE International in Burundi is changing. It nowadays plays a catalyst and facilitator role for partner organisations. In line with CARE International's 2020 vision, the latter has now become a technical leader of innovations for economic empowerment, peace, dignity, social cohesion and good governance, with special emphasis on vulnerable women and the youth.


Women & Youth

CARE Burundi has two long term programs for Women’s (WEP) and Youth (YEP) empowerment. Both programs have a similar impact goal, the realization of fundamental rights for their impact groups, focussing on the rights to education, health, economic activity, security and participation in decision


Our Activities

About our work

CARE Burundi is appreciated for its neutrality, its commitment to its principles and its partnership approach, and is recognized as one of a few international NGOs systematically addressing the deep-rooted societal and cultural issues behind the violation of the rights of vulnerable women in Burundi.


Country Stats

Burundi by Numbers

Want to know more about the statistics of Burundi? Here you can find all the information you want to know about the country, its people and the many differnt population groups by region,etc.


Our Focus

Key Focus Areas

CARE Burundi’s strategic plan for 2016-2020 includes six strategic directions, five of which are programmatic and relate closely to the program elements and one of which is organizational, focussing on the consolidation of the partnership’s capacities, collaboration, learning culture, systems and procedures.