LINKS to different sources about Burundi

Strength in What Remains by Tracy Kidder -
Strength in What Remains is an unlikely story about an unreasonable man. Deo was a young medical student who fled the genocidal civil war in Burundi in 1994 for the uncertainty of New York City. Against absurd odds--he arrived with little money and less English and slept in Central Park while delivering groceries for starvation wages--......... (Clip from Best of the Month - Sept. 2009)

From Bloodshed to Hope in Burundi
Our Embassy Years during Genocide
By Ambassador Robert Krueger and Kathleen Tobin Krueger
Foreword by Desmond Tutu, Archbishop Emeritus and Nobel Peace Prize Laureate

Books by Jean-Pierre Chrétien:
- Burundi, L'histoire retrouvée. Vingtcinq ans de métier d'historien en Afrique
- Le défi de l'ethnísme. Rwanda et Burundi (1990-1996)
- Burundi 1972 - Au bord des génocides
- Burundi, la fracture indentitaire - Logiques des violence et certtitude "ethniques"
KARTHALA 22-24, boulevard Arago - 75013 Paris - Tél. : +33 (0)1 43 31 15 59

Gender and Genocide in Burundi:
The Search for Spaces of Peace in the Great Lakes Region of Africa (African Issues) (Paperback)

HURST books

Biography of a Small African Country
In this bookNigel Watt discusses the political fortunes of this country in Central Africa, sheds light on Burundi's recent history and traces the origin of the political situation in the country.


WEB sites:

Africa South of Sahara (Karen Fung) - Burundi (Exellent register of links) - The Norwegian Council for Africa
Burundi to Canada (Citizenship and Imigration Canada)
CIA - The World Factbook - on Burundi
Norwegian Refugee Council - Global IDP Database - Burundi
U.S. State Department Travel Advisories for Burundi
United States Institute of Peace (Library & Links - Jeannette Rankin Library Program)

Constitutional Background by ICL
Burundi Information

Burundi Index on Africa
Burundi AdmiNet
Burundi WoYaa!
Burundi by Strategic Road
Burundi Page African Studies (U. Penn)
Parti de l'Unité pour le Progrès National - UPRONA
Front pour la démocratie au Burundi (FRODEBU) Front for democracy in Burundi
Governments on the WWW: Burundi by Gunnar Anzinger
Chiefs of State and Cabinet Members of Foreign Governments: Burundi by Central Intelligence Agency
Burundi Le Monde diplomatique
Burundi OneWorld News Service
Central Africa Project by ICG (International Crisis Group)