Assessment of armed violence in Burundi

In 2008, more than 1,000 people were killed and nearly 1,300 injured by armed violence in Burundi, revealed 'Insecurity Is Also a War', a study by the Small Arms Survey on behalf of the Geneva Declaration on Armed Violence & Development. The report highlights priority areas for action, such as setting up a civilian disarmament programme and reducing the vulnerability of populations at risk. The report is available in French and English. More