Reference : V-P-BF-E-00019
Date : 03/2012
Country/Region : BURKINA FASO
Caption : Oudalan Province, between Gorum-Gorum and Gandafabou. ICRC and Burkinabé Red Cross Society staff are on their way to visit Malian refugees who fled fighting. The road are difficult and it is easy to get stuck in the sand.
Photographer : BOSSON, Christian
Confidentiality level : public
Publication restrictions : publication without restrictions
Copyright : ICRC
Description : ICRC website, Photo gallery, 13-04-2012

Burkina Faso: thousands of Malian refugees seek shelter

They have fled fighting in Mali and have travelled far to seek refuge in the north of Burkina Faso. Thousands of Malian refugees are living in the provinces of Oudalan and Soum, under difficult conditions. Hundreds more arrive every week.
Original material : digital
Resolution : 4416x3312
Orientation : landscape
Colour/B&W : colour