In partnership with its donors, ERB continues to generate positive impacts in its intervention areas. During the past four years (2016-2020).
FOOD SECURITY AND NUTRITION
( Shelter for the Learning and Nutrition Rehabilitation of undernourished Children)with 456 child beneficiaries
transferred to health centers
through a community solidarity
of bean, corn, potato and sweet potato seeds
supported with vegetable and fruit seeds
created with 4560 members
have benefited from capacity building trainings in value chain, process of creation of agricultural cooperatives, governance& business plan &Connection of producers and processors to markets
have been created and supervised
built for seed storage and conservation
RESILIENCE AND ENVIRONMENT PROTECTION
ERB in partnership with various partners such as CORDAID, FAO, the Government of Burundi projects funded by the World Bank is implementing projects for environmental protection, resilience and climate change. This program started in 2005. At the beginning, interventions were limited to the production and planting of forest and agro-forestry seedlings for reforestation and watershed management.
Since 2018, the projects of this programme have expanded to include climate resilience and reduction of the negative effects of climate change. Our interventions have focused in the provinces of Rutana, Cankuzo, Makamba. Bururi, Karuzi, Ngozi and Kayanza. Very recently, the provinces of Cibitoke and Bubanza are extending the list of provinces benefiting from our interventions.
- benefited from capacity building on the Community Management of Disaster Risk Reduction approach
- Contingency plan for the Rugombo commune
GOVERNANCE & SOCIAL COHESION PROGRAM
1.Community and Household Security, Promotion of Citizens’ Rights and Duties, Enhancement of Social Cohesion& Contribution to the Reduction of Gender-Based Violence (2016-2020) in partnership with OXFAM NOVIB and GIZ.
to address peace and security issues at the village level in the province of Cibitoke (Mabayi, Mugina and Rugombo communes)
in the fight against violence against women in Cibitoke province (Mabayi, Mugina and Rugombo communes)
who have benefited from sensitization on social cohesion in Cibitoke province (Mabayi, Mugina and Rugombo communes)
on accountability toward the population
trained and sensitized to citizen participation
for the control and management of communal funds in the communes
organized for the three communes of Mpanda and Rugombo in view of supporting the communes in increasing communal revenues
3.Leadership development and coaching in partnership with CORDAID
identified in the socio-economic and political sectors in the provinces of Bubanza and Cibitoke
conflict transformation, citizen participation and accountability
ENTREPRENEURSHIP AND FINANCIAL INCLUSION PROGRAM
1) Education and financial inclusion of youth
with 22 202 members created and supervised with a membership of 4685 youth and women
2) Capacity building in entrepreneurship