Tanzania: Weekly Transportation and Relocation Report from August 28 to September 3, 2017

Report
from International Organization for Migration
Published on 03 Sep 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 August 28th to September 3rd, 2017. The next report will be issued on September 11th, 2017.

Highlights

  • There were 244 new arrivals (128 males and 116 females). With the exception of 1 southern Sudanese, all the rest were Congolese Asylum Seekers. The entry points were Kigadye (242 persons), Kilelema (1 person), Kyerwa (1 person) during this week.

  • 308 Congolese Asylum Seekers (149 males, 159 females) were additionally relocated from Manyovu transit center to Nyarugusu camp.

  • 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, upper respiratory tract infection, genitourinary disorders, and acute watery diarrhoea.

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