Timeline of stamp issuing entities of Burundi and connected areas

German East Africa 1888–1920
Ruanda-Urundi 1924–1961
Burundi 1962–today
1890
1900
1910
1920
1930
1940
1950
1960
1970
1980
1990
2000
2010
2020

Stamp issuing entities of Burundi and connected areas

Name Issued
stamps
Bird
stamps
1888–1920 German East Africa
→ see under German East Africa
≈ 80
1924–1961 Ruanda-Urundi

Ruanda-Urundi was made a League of Nations class B mandate, allotted to Belgium, from 1924 to 1945. It was designated as a United Nations trust territory, still under Belgian administration, until 1962, when it developed as the independent states of Rwanda and Burundi.

→ see under Belgian colonial empire in Africa
≈ 200
1962–today Burundi

Burundi /bəˈrʊndɨ/, officially the Republic of Burundi (Kirundi: Republika y’Uburundi, [buˈɾundi]; French: République du Burundi, [byˈʁyndi]), is a landlocked country in the African Great Lakes region of Southeast Africa, bordered by Rwanda to the north, Tanzania to the east and south and the Democratic Republic of the Congo to the west. It is also sometimes considered part of Central Africa.

≈ 2 Thousand ≈ 258