Tanzania: Weekly Transportation and Relocation Report from August 14 to 20, 2017

Report
from International Organization for Migration
Published on 20 Aug 2017

This weekly report is produced by the United Nations (UN) Migration Agency (IOM) as part of the UN Country Management Team (UNCMT) response to the influx of Burundian and Congolese Asylum Seekers from Burundi. The report covers the period from Aug 14 to Aug 20, 2017. The next report will be issued on August 28, 2017.

Highlights
- 534 new arrivals (240 males and 294 females) composed of 115 Burundian and 419 Congolese Asylum Seekers. Busiest entry points during this week were Kigadye (281 persons), Bukiriro (109 persons), and Bugarama (89 persons).
- 360 Congolese Asylum Seekers (218 males, 142 females) were relocated from Manyovu to Nyarugusu camp. 75 Burundian Asylum Seekers (47 males, 28 females) were relocated from Lumasi transit center to Nduta camp during this period.
- IOM’s fit-to-travel medical screening revealed that, the top five medical conditions among the transported persons during this week were: malaria, skin infections, tonsillitis, mental disorders, and acute watery diarrhoea.

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