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16 Oct 2018 description

Executive Summary

In mid-2016, the conflict in South Sudan spread into the southern region of Equatoria, which borders Uganda. Officials registered 600,000 South Sudanese refugees crossing the border into northern Uganda between July 2016 and April 2017. Bidibidi settlement, in Uganda’s Yumbe district, was opened in August 2016 to accommodate some of this refugee flow. By December 2016 the settlement was closed to new arrivals as the largest refugee settlement in the world.

06 Aug 2018 description
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1. Amended Cabinet Resolutions on IDP Access to Pension and Social Benefits

On 11 July 2018 the Cabinet adopted Resolution No. 5481 introducing a number of significant changes to Cabinet Resolutions No. 505, 509, 637, and 365:

Extended eligibility for IDP monthly housing benefits

i) Children of IDPs born after the start of 'AID' - 14 April 2014 - now also can be considered as IDPs and therefore eligible for the benefits. To apply for the benefits, these children have to be registered at the social protection units

Jobs

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28 Aug 2018 description
job Closing date: 31 Dec 2018 Danish Demining Group

The Danish Demining Group (DDG) is growing! We are currently looking to fill Technical Field Managers positions in a number of countries in our global operations. DDG is a specialized unit within the Danish Refugee Council, and is one of the only international NGO’s which offers integrated programming in mine action, armed violence reduction, protection, livelihoods and emergency response.

About the job

Your main duties and responsibilities will be: