Burundi's Bumpy Road to the 2015 Polls

While significant gains have been made, civil society and the opposition are worried about security and governance issues that could derail the country ahead of the poll.

  • Burundi:  Burundi's Bumpy Road to the 2015 Polls

    UN Integrated Regional Information Networks, 1 November 2012

    The two billion US dollars pledged by donors on 30 October to support Burundi's development sounds like a ringing endorsement of the central African country's progress from civil... read more »

South Africa's President Jacob Zuma and President Pierre Nkurunziza of Burundi.

  • Burundi:  Burundi - Bye-Bye Arusha?

    International Crisis Group, 25 October 2012

    Since the 2010 boycotted elections, Burundi is steadily drifting away from what was initially regarded as a peacemaking model, and violence from both the ruling party and the... read more »

  • Burundi:  The Dust Has Not Yet Settled Since 2010 Elections

    International Crisis Group, 25 October 2012

    Although the institutions are functioning and the government has been priding itself on its development and security achievements, Burundi is regressing.read more »