Life Skills for Burundian Refugees, Volume 2, Topic 8: Alcohol Abuse
This twenty-page document in Kirundi and English educates people about alcohol abuse, examining excessive drinking and the refugee experience. It explains intoxication, signs of dependence and abuse, and effects of alcohol on family and health including medications, pregnancy, and driving. The document discusses the benefits of drinking less, alternatives to drinking, and advice on how to get help. The USCRI's complete Life Skills for Burundian Refugees resource is also available at www.refugees.org.
The English language resource was created or reviewed by a medical professional for quality and accuracy.
A qualified translation company performed an independent review by a second translator, and a client advocate.