Burundi Wed, 18 Oct 2017 11:16:03 GMTMPs Concerned About Delay in Disbursement of Community Funds
[Iwacu] Minister of Community Development, Jeanne d'Arc Kagayo was in the National Assembly this morning to answer to the questions of Members of Parliament. The latter say they are worried about the delay in the disbursement of the community funds e...Tue, 17 Oct 2017 10:17:56 GMTGlobal Fund Suspends Direct Subsidies to Health Ministry
[Iwacu] Following flaws in the financial management and procurement observed in the ministry of public health, the Global Fund has just withdrawn the direct subsidies to the ministry and granted it to the United Nations Development Programs for super...Tue, 17 Oct 2017 10:17:46 GMTTraders Demand to Resume Activities in Newly Rehabilitated Markets.
[Iwacu] Six former markets were recently rehabilitated and a new one was constructed in Bujumbura. Traders have not yet returned to those markets though they were inaugurated two months ago. As it will rain soon, traders want to restart their activit...Fri, 13 Oct 2017 10:24:00 GMTWomen Represented At 6 Percent in Media, Says Afjo
[Iwacu] Burundian women journalists say they are not sufficiently represented. They accuse media officials of underestimating them. The Association of Burundian Women Journalists calls on media officials to increase the representation and participati...Fri, 13 Oct 2017 10:23:52 GMTFuel Shortage Persists in Bujumbura Despite Government's Reassurance
[Iwacu] Since late September, a fuel shortage is observed in Bujumbura city. The government has promised to find a solution since the beginning of October but to no avail.