Burundi National Report on Highly Hazardous Pesticides (HHPs)
This National Highly Hazardous Pesticides (HHPs) Report for Burundi by Propreté, Environnement Et Sante (PES.) reveals that out of the 76 active ingredients included in pesticides registered in the country, 51 active ingredients or 67% are HHPs. The report concludes with recommendations for more effective pesticide use to reduce the damage to human health and the environment.
This project relates to Sustainable Development Goals 2, 3, 6, 8, 12, 13, 14, and 15.
Special thanks to IPEN's Francophone Africa Regional Coordinator Achille Ngakeng and IPEN's FA Regional Hub CREPD for their important contributions to the development and finalization of the project.