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Region:Asia Pacific Current UN Women Plan Period Afghanisthan:2018-2022
i-icon World Bank Income Classification:Low Income The World Bank classifies economies for analytical purposes into four income groups: low, lower-middle, upper-middle, and high income. For this purpose it uses gross national income (GNI) per capita data in U.S. dollars, converted from local currency using the World Bank Atlas method, which is applied to smooth exchange rate fluctuations. i-icon Least Developed Country:Yes Since 1971, the United Nations has recognized LDCs as a category of States that are deemed highly disadvantaged in their development process, for structural, historical and also geographical reasons. Three criteria are used: per capita income, human assets, and economic vulnerability. i-icon Gender Inequality Index:0.575 GII is a composite metric of gender inequality using three dimensions: reproductive health, empowerment and the labour market. A low GII value indicates low inequality between women and men, and vice-versa. i-icon Gender Development Index:0.723 GDI measures gender inequalities in achievement in three basic dimensions of human development: health, education, and command over economic resources.
i-icon Population:209,497,025 Source of population data: United Nations, Department of Economic and Social Affairs, Population Division (2022). World Population Prospects: The 2022 Revision Male:19,976,265 (9.5%) Female:189,520,760 (90.5%)
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OVERVIEWRESULTS & RESOURCESOUR PROGRESS
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3 Outcome Results
$2.45 M Planned Budget
$2.61 M Actual Budget
0 Shortfall

WHERE THE MONEY GOES IN 2022

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Governance and Participation in Public Life Total Resources: $1,133,340
Ending Violence Against Women Total Resources: $102,483
Women, Peace and Security Total Resources: $595,686
[1] Revenue recognition per Management Accounts Reporting (as per Revenue Management Policy). [2] Resources shown are only allocated towards development work.
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Financial Flow in 2022

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ABOUT OUR WORK

Burundi About our Work

From 2014, UN Women Burundi has been supporting community-level resilience-building by reinforcing women’s economic empowerment, strengthening their effective participation and leadership in peace, security and humanitarian processes, and through efforts to eradicate violence against women and girls, using gender-transformative approaches. 

UN Women’s comparative advantage in Burundi has been acknowledged by government, donors and other stakeholders, in the development of the National Action Plan (NAP) for the UN Security Council’s Resolution 1325 (2000), in building women leaders' capacities, in the development and dissemination of the Women’s National Agenda on Peace and Development, and in its close collaboration with Women Peace Mediators for social cohesion and conflict prevention. 

UN Women is mandated to work with the government, CSOs, UN Agencies, and Women’s and Youth Associations to ensure progress on gender equality and women’s empowerment in Burundi and to implement the UN’s Sustainable Development Cooperation Framework and achieve Sustainable Development Goals 5 and 16, ensuring that no one is left behind.