Tanzania: Weekly Transportation and Relocation Report from July 24 to 30, 2017

Report
from International Organization for Migration
Published on 30 Jul 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 July 24 to July 30, 2017. The next report will be issued on August 7, 2017.

Highlights
- 343 new arrivals (174 males and 169 females) composed of 34 Burundian and 309 Congolese Asylum Seekers. Busiest entry points during this week were Kigadye (240 persons), Ilagala (67 persons), and Kasange (21 persons).
- 273 Congolese Asylum Seekers (125 males, 148 females) were relocated from Manyovu and Lumasi transit centers to Nyarugusu camp. 50 Burundian Asylum Seekers were relocated from Nduta camp to Mtendeli camp to reunite with their family members.
- 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, conjunctivitis, and HIV.

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