This report examines what evidence exists regarding:
social, cultural and traditional factors that act as a barrier and hinders access to
reproductive rights / family planning, among the Burundian and Congolese refugees in
refugee camps in East Africa.
current knowledge and practice about family planning methods either in Burundi or
eastern DRC or in camps hosting refugees from these areas
K4D helpdesk reports provide summaries of current research, evidence and lessons learned. This report was commissioned by the UK Department for International Development.
Millington K.A. (2019). Family planning for Refugees in Camps in Tanzania. K4D Helpdesk Report. Brighton, UK: Institute of Development Studies