KEY FACTS

    • World Relief's programs in Burundi began in 2004.\
    • More than 2,800 volunteers have been trained in community health strategies.
    • More than 100,000 women and men have been empowered financially through Savings for Life – a program introduced by World Relief and its partner Dutabarane.
    • This year, 565 Community Health Workers trained by World Relief treated over 60,000 casess of malaria, diarrhea, pneumonia and malnutrition - the leading causes of death for children in Burundi.
    • The Families for Life Program helps churches and volunteers strengthen marriages, empower women and promote healthy families, laying a strong foundation for other development initiatives.