UNHCR Uganda Factsheet - July 2017

Report
from UN High Commissioner for Refugees
Published on 31 Jul 2017

Highlights

  • 716,732 South Sudanese new arrivals since 8 July 2016
  • 272,206 South Sudanese refugees settled in Bidibidi
  • 174,469 South Sudanese refugees settled in Palorinya
  • 123,019 South Sudanese refugees settled in Imvepi

Population of concern

A total of 1,326,750 refugees and asylum-seekers, including 164,282 awaiting biometric registration) by end of July 2017.

Funding

South Sudan Refugee Response Plan
US $347 million: funding required by UNHCR in 2017
US $105.5 million: funding received by UNHCR by July 2017 (29 per cent)

Burundi Refugee Response Plan
US $56 million: funding required by UNHCR in 2017
US $1.7 million was received by UNHCR by July 2017 (three per cent)

Overall UNHCR Uganda operations
US $568.7 million: funding required by UNHCR in 2017
US $157.6 million: funding received by UNHCR by June 2017 (28 per cent)