WHAT WE DO
We, Barundi living in the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, inspired by a common determination to promote unity, cohesiveness and cooperation, shoulder the responsibility of development and cultural identity in response to the aspirations of Burundians in the United Kingdom. The association is a not-for-profit, non-political, non-religious and limited liability corporation that is democratic in structure and organized under the laws of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland in keeping with the association’s articles of incorporation. UK Burundian Diaspora aim is: For the public benefit among those who are migrants, refugees or asylum seekers (including but not limited to those of Burundian origin):-
by the provision of information, advice and guidance
by the provision of educational and social programmes that promote community involvement.
through social and cultural activities, concerning Burundi, its history, heritage, arts, languages and other aspects
by provision of advice and financial support to the many Burundians in need of relief in refugee camps in Rwanda and Tanzania and in the region generally.
UKBD Executive Commitee
Prince Louis Rwagasore (10 January 1932 – 13 October 1961) Crown Prince of Burundi at birth, the Prince Louis Rwagasore was born on 10th January 1932 in Gitega. He was the son Read more about Burundi National and Independence Hero[…]