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23 Jan 2018 description

South Sudan – Uganda (7 FMPs in Juba, Nimule, Kajo Keji)

  • Demographic data: 7,575 individuals were recorded going to (4,470 ind., 59%) and coming from (3,105 ind., 41%) Uganda. 57 per cent of those entering and 58 per cent of those leaving South Sudan were female. 17 per cent were under the age of five years.

19 Jan 2018 description

GENEVA, Jan 19 2018 (IOM) - IOM, the UN Migration Agency, is appealing for nearly USD 1.4 billion to address the needs of over 80 million people in 50 countries in 2018. These vital funds will support people displaced within the borders of their own countries, migrants, refugees and the communities that host them, people returning to their areas of origin and people experiencing or recovering from conflict and natural disasters.

17 Jan 2018 description

IOM conducted flow monitoring at various cross border points, transit areas, PoCs, and IDP Collective sites across South Sudan. During the reporting period, DTM tracked 6,011 individuals (59% female) transiting 13 active Flow Monitoring Points (FMPs). Flow monitoring captures the movement dynamics of the displaced population in the country.

08 Jan 2018 description

IOM conducted flow monitoring at various cross border points, transit areas, PoCs, and IDP Collective sites across South Sudan. Flow monitoring captures the movement dynamics of the displaced population in the country. 1,604 individuals were recorded transiting through the three Flow Monitoring points in Juba City (Gumbo Park, Customs Park & Juba Port), while 143 individuals were recorded transiting through the Flow Monitoring point in Old Fangak Port and 460 were recorded transiting in and out of the PoC in Bentiu.

13 Dec 2017 description

IOM conducted flow monitoring at various cross border points, transit areas, PoCs, and IDP Collective sites across South Sudan. Flow monitoring captures the movement dynamics of the displaced population in the country. 1,967 individuals were recorded transiting through the three Flow Monitoring points in Juba City (Gumbo Park, Customs Park & Juba Port), while 932 individuals were recorded transiting through the Flow Monitoring point in Old Fangak Port and 584 were recorded transiting in and out of the PoC in Abyei Amiet Park.

11 Dec 2017 description

IOM conducted flow monitoring at various cross border points, transit areas, PoCs, and IDP Collective sites across South Sudan. Flow monitoring captures the movement dynamics of the displaced population in the country. 1,488 individuals were recorded transiting through the Flow Monitoring point in Juba Gumbo Park, while 523 individuals were recorded transiting through the Flow Monitoring point in Juba Customs Park and 628 were recorded transiting in and out of the PoC in Bentiu.

07 Dec 2017 description

DURING THE REPORTING PERIOD:

1,965 STRANDED MIGRANTS RETURNED HOME VIA CHARTERED FLIGHTS

175 STRANDED MIGRANTS RETURNED HOME VIA COMMERCIAL FLIGHTS

28 Nov 2017 description

IOM conducted flow monitoring at various cross border points, transit areas, PoCs, and IDP Collective sites across South Sudan. Flow monitoring captures the movement dynamics of the displaced population in the country. 1,240 individuals were recorded transiting through the Flow Monitoring point in Juba Gumbo Park, while 562 individuals were recorded transiting through the Flow Monitoring point in Juba Customs Park and 1,269 were recorded transiting in and out of the PoC in Bentiu.

16 Nov 2017 description

The following information provides a snapshot of some of the activities undertaken by IOM offices in the East and Horn of Africa Region during October 2017.

Highlights:

  • Vulnerable families in Lainya, Central Equatoria, receive relief assistance

  • PoC sites to benefit from comprehensive HV and AIDS services

IOM DISTRIBUTES RELIEF ITEMS TO VULNERABLE FAMILIES IN LAINYA, CENTRAL EQUATORIA

16 Nov 2017 description

IOM conducted flow monitoring at various cross border points, transit areas, PoCs, and IDP Collective sites across South Sudan. Flow monitoring captures the movement dynamics of the displaced population in the country. 1,206 individuals were recorded transiting through the Flow Monitoring point in Juba Gumbo Park, while 752 individuals were recorded transiting through the Flow Monitoring point in Juba Customs Park and 1,814 were recorded transiting in and out of the PoC in Bentiu.

13 Nov 2017 description

Juba Gumbo Park FMP

  • Demographic data: 1,753 individuals were recorded transiting Juba Gumbo Flow Monitoring Point (FMP) during the reporting period (up from 1,600 the previous week). 914 individuals (52%) were children of which 186 were under five years old (11%). 728 individuals were between the ages of 5 and 17 years (42%). The majority of the transiting population were women (1,050 women making up 60%) while 703 men were recorded transiting Juba Gumbo Park (40%).

07 Nov 2017 description

Juba Gumbo Park FMP

  • Demographic data: 1,414 individuals were recorded transiting Juba Gumbo Flow Monitoring Point (FMP) during the reporting period (up from 733 the previous week). 717 individuals (51%) were children of which 184 were under five years old (13%). 533 individuals were between the ages of 5 and 17 years (38%). The majority of the transiting population were women (825 women making up 58%) while 589 men were recorded transiting Juba Gumbo Park (42%).

01 Nov 2017 description

Juba Gumbo Park FMP

  • Demographic data: 733 individuals were recorded transiting Juba Gumbo Flow Monitoring Point (FMP) during the reporting period (up from 680 the previous week). 436 individuals (59%) were children of which 70 were under five years old (10%). 276 individuals were between the ages of 5 and 17 years (38%). The majority of the transiting population were women (429 women making up 59%) while 304 men were recorded transiting Juba Gumbo Park (41%).

26 Oct 2017 description

Juba Gumbo Park

  • 680 individuals were recorded transiting through the FM Point during the reporting period. Among them 360 Ind. (53%) are children under 5 years old (89 ind. – 13% ) and youths between 6 and 17 years (271 ind. – 40%). 413 are women (60%) and 267 men (40%).

  • Individuals entering South Sudan from Uganda are 171 (25%) and they are all going to Juba. Main reason for movements is “Shortage of Food” (117 ind. – 68%) followed by “To seek education and Health facilities” (33 ind. – 19%)

03 Oct 2017 description

Moshi – IOM, the UN Migration Agency, with cooperation from the Intergovernmental Authority for Development (IGAD), organized a capacity building training from 18 to 29 September at IOM’s African Capacity Building Centre (ACBC) in Moshi, Tanzania. The training aimed to enhance migration governance and migrants’ protection in the IGAD region, which comprises Djibouti, Ethiopia, Kenya, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan and Uganda.

25 Sep 2017 description

NEEDS ANALYSIS

• Hostilities has spread in many locations of Greater Equatoria particularly in Yei, Kajo-Keji, Kapoeta North, Rumbek, Morobo, Mundri West and Maridi County forcing thousands of people to leave their homes and seek protection and humanitarian assistance in neighbouring counties and some are even crossing border to Uganda.

25 Sep 2017 description

Juba Gumbo Park

  • Significant decrease (23%) in people transiting through Juba Gumbo Park respect to the previous week (1083 individuals compared to 1401). The overwhelming majority of people moving are youths between 5 and 17 years old (509 ind. - 47%).

  • Majority of people are moving from Juba (701 individuals - 65% of the total) and they are manly going to Uganda (547 ind. to Refugee Camps and 107 to Kampala). Mainly reasons for Movements are “Shortage of Food” (354 ind. – 50%) and “Insecurity” (142 ind. – 20%).