Uganda

Uganda: Eastern Uganda Landslides and Floods Situation Report #3

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This report was issued by OCHA Uganda. It covers the period from 8 to 16 March 2010. The next report will be issued on or around 16 March.

I. HIGHLIGHTS/KEY PRIORITIES

- 94 deaths have been confirmed and 300 people are still missing following the landslides that buried three villages in Bududa District on 1 March 2010.

- 788 households have been registered at Bulucheke camp; up to 900 households are expected to ultimately move to the site.

- The likelihood of water-borne disease outbreaks remains high in Butaleja District, where floods submerged critical infrastructure, including water sources, health facilities, schools, roads and bridges.

- Over 33,000 households have been affected by the floods.

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