Reference : V-P-BF-E-00036
Date : 03/2012
Country/Region : MALI; BURKINA FASO
Caption : Oudalan Province, Dibissi. The Burkinabé Red Cross Society, supported by the ICRC, prepares to distribute blankets, plastic sheeting, kitchen utensils, soap and buckets to over 1,500 Malian refugees.
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