Highlights (5 - 9 Jan 2020)
• During the reporting period 38 refugees who approached the Return Help Desks (RHD) in Basateen, Kharaz and Mukalla received counselling on voluntary return information and the assisted spontaneous return programme led by UNHCR and IOM.
• A total of 15 Cases of 32 individuals signed Voluntary Repatriation Form - VRF (confirmation of intention to return) in Basateen, Mukalla and Kharaz.
• The next departure of refugees from Somalia through the assisted spontaneous return programme is tentatively scheduled for the end of January 2020. This will be the 40th departure organised since 2017.