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13:08
13:08

Gov't to Arrest Perpetrators of Violence in Refugee Camps 1 2

Ecweru told URN in a phone interview this morning that government has directed security in the camp to pick up those fueling the conflict.
18:58
18:58

UNHCR Rejects Extra Land For Refugee Settlement 1

Authorities in Agago district had offered 40 Square kilometers of land in Paimol Sub County for establishment of another refugee settlement to de-congest some of the existing settlements in the region.
10:04
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10% of DRC Children Arriving in Uganda Were Raped-Report congolese women 1

According to Byamukama, children singled out not being able to go to school, hunger, teenage pregnancy, sexual violence, attacks, abductions, and lack of shelter as their biggest challenges.
16:49
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UN Pilots Ugandan Radio Talk Shows in Humanitarian Assistance undp uganda 1

UN Global Pulse, through its lab in Kampala, says insights from public talk radio can provide real-time information on what is happening on the ground so as to determine on nature of the response in humanitarian assistance.
20:27
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More DRC Refugees Cross To Uganda Says UNHCR rwandan refugees

The number of daily arrivals through Kisoro entry points continued to be high with a daily average of 310 people. 242,406 Congolese refugees as of 31 December 2017
18:04
18:04

Youth Launch Platform for Integration of Refugees

Youth in Adjumani district have launched a platform to foster peaceful co-existence between South Sudan refugees and host communities in West Nile sub region. The I am Peace platform seeks to promote peaceful engagement, alternative dispute resolution and integration of South Sudan refugees.
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Second Season Harvest Improves National Food Security fall armworm 1

Food supply is expected to be higher than the same time last year. Although staple food prices are expected to remain slightly above average, they will remain within levels that allow for near-normal food access.
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Allow Refugees Work In Host Countries, Says OECD Report unhcr 1

Uganda has over the years been voted a top destination for refugees. Studies last year, found that just 1 of the refugees living in rural Ugandan settlements depend entirely on humanitarian assistance and that many operate their own businesses and even employ Ugandans.
07:35
07:35

Rains Hamper Education in Refugees Camp in Lamwo south sudan crisis

The refugee settlement in Palabek Ogili sub county in Lamwo district is home to more than 34,000 people, majority of them children of school-going age. The area is serviced by just a secondary school and six pre-primary and primary schools.
07:24
07:24

Germany Commits 16 Million Euros For South Sudan Refugees 1

The commitment to United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees UNHCR is to improve access to education, better housing and increased access to drinking water.
11:47
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School in Arua Struggles to Host Refugees antonio guterres 3 3

Antonio Guterres, the United Nations Secretary General may have visited Arua last week, but it might take years for Inyau Primary School to benefit from such a high-profile visit. Hosting refugees appears to have had a toll on the school that has only nine teachers taking care of 1,642 pupils. Of these, 1,050 are refugees. Charles Draga, the School head teacher, says the numbers have stretched the meagre resources including the seven classrooms and four toilet facilities.
07:49
07:49

Clerics Blast UN, IGAD Over South Sudan 3 1

Father Julius Orach, the Dean of Orthodox Church in Acholi Sub region says it is unfortunate that the conflict has been left to span generation to generation.
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South Sudan Refugees In Uganda Cry For Peace

Pop Peter, the secretary of Nuer Chiefdom in South Sudan says a non-violent style of politics is what leaders in the war-ravaged nation should adopt for displaced refugees to return home.
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