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NRC Burkina Faso | Fact sheet

Published 21. Feb 2024
NRC has been operating in Burkina Faso since 2019. Since then the region has experienced an unprecedented rise in violence and skyrocketing humanitarian needs due to attacks by non-state armed groups and the besiegement of up to 36 towns and villages across the country by the end of 2023, trapping roughly a million civilians.