Tanzania: Weekly Transportation and Relocation Report from August 7 to 13, 2017

Report
from International Organization for Migration
Published on 13 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 07 to Aug 13, 2017. The next report will be issued on August 21, 2017.

Highlights
- 329 new arrivals (165 males and 164 females) composed of 89 Burundian and 240 Congolese Asylum Seekers. Busiest entry points during this week were Kigadye (233 persons), Kasange (45 persons), Kabanga (15 persons).
- 319 Congolese Asylum Seekers (153 males, 166 females) were relocated from Manyovu transit center to Nyarugusu camp. 2 Burundian Asylum Seekers were relocated from Mtendeli camp to Nyarugusu 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, upper respiratory tract infection, acute watery diarrhoea, and Tuberculosis.

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