During the COVID-19 pandemic, UNHCR DRC is producing a condensed monthly Operational Update. Specific information about UNHCR’s response to COVID-19 in DRC can be found here
▪ UNHCR and the National Commission for Refugees (CNR) facilitated the voluntary repatriation of 1,065 Burundians refugees living in South Kivu and Haut Katanga Provinces.
▪ UNHCR finalised the registration of new Central African refugees arrived in DRC. A total of 73,645 individuals were biometrically registered in North Ubangi, South Ubangi and Bas Uele Provinces.
▪ 87 South Sudanese refugees were vaccinated against COVID-19 in Ituri and Haut-Uélé Provinces
▪ UNHCR distributed core relief items to 734 households who have been affected by heavy rain and floods in Tanganyika Province.