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 June 26 to July 02, 2017. The next report will be issued on July 10, 2017.
• 229 new arrivals (122 males and 107 females) composed of 93 Burundian and 136 Congolese Asylum Seekers. Busiest entry points during this week were Kigadye (119 persons), Bukiriro (23 persons), and Kasange (33 persons).
• 96 Congolese Asylum Seekers (48 males, 48 females) were relocated from Manyovu transit center to Nyarugusu camp. 47 Burundian Asylum Seekers (21 males, 26 females) were relocated from Manyovu transit center to Nduta 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, epilepsy, moderate malnutrition.