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Kule Camp Profile July 2015

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Situation Report
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Contextual Background

Pattern in Population Change

  • As the refugee camps in Gambella quickly reached their capacity, Kule Refugee Camp was opened on 17 May 2014 to receive the new arrivals, transiting mainly from Akobo, Pagak and Burbiey entry points.

Areas of Origin

  • The population is primarily comprised of refugees originating from South Sudan’s Unity, Upper Nile and Jonglei states.

Cultural Background

  • The refugees are predominantly ethnic Luo-Nuer.

Main Occupations

  • Primarily farmers and pastoralists.