Influx from the DRC to Burundi, UNHCR Emergency Update #4, 27-28 August 2013

Report
from UN High Commissioner for Refugees
Published on 28 Aug 2013

Highlights

♦ All refugees and asylum seekers in Cishemere Transit Center have now been either transferred to Kavumu refugee camp or spontaneously returned to DRC .
♦ 26 new asylum seekers were registered between 27 and 28 August 2013.
♦ 64% of the new arrivals are children and 67% women.
♦ Since the 01 August 2013, a total of 1,373 DRC asylum seekers arrived at Cishemere Transit Center .
♦ A total of 32 households of 144 asylum seekers spontaneouly returned to the DRC from Cis- hemere Transit Center.
♦ A third transfer of 207 personsto Kavumu was organized on 28 August.