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Skilling Refugees on Agricultural Practices Crucial for Food Security-French Ambassador drc refugees 3 1

Ambassador Aniambossou says imparting innovative agricultural skills to refugees will go a long way in ensuring that they are able to provide food for themselves other than relying on being given food every day.
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Administrators Ask Gov't to Renovate Schools Destroyed by DRC Refugees bundibugyo schools 3 1

Abraham Mpwerwa, the headteacher of Buusu primary school which is 1.2 kilometers away from the border of DR Congo near river Lamia, says that the refugees destroyed a lot of furniture and used it for cooking.
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Uganda Commits to Ensuring Dignified Return of Refugees drc refugees 2 1

The statement comes amidst speculation that is safe for refugees from Burundi, South Sudan and the Democratic Republic of Congo, DRC to return to their countries.
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10% of DRC Children Arriving in Uganda Were Raped-Report congolese women 1

According to Byamukama, children singled out not being able to go to school, hunger, teenage pregnancy, sexual violence, attacks, abductions, and lack of shelter as their biggest challenges.
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Number of DRC Refugees Entering Uganda Drops refugee crisis 1

The number of refugees fleeing the deadly Lendu-Hema conflict in Ituri province in the Democratic Republic of Congo--DRC has drastically reduced, according to United Nations High Commissioner for RefugeesUNHCR.
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Parliament Seeks Answers On Refugee Scam drc refugees 1 3 Top story

Today, Kasilo County MP Elijah Okupa told parliament that the scandal had tarnished Ugandas image as a model in the refugee response worldwide. He said the alleged officers must be investigated in order to clear Ugandas name.
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UNHCR Fears More DRC Refugees Could Drown In Lake Albert opm uganda 1

UNHCR spokesperson Babar Baloch in a statement issued to journalists at the Palais des Nations in Geneva on Tuesday said more lives could be lost on the often perilous lake routes, as increasing numbers of refugees escape intercommunal violence and conflict, across the eastern regions of the Democratic Republic of the Congo DRC.
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UNHCR's Grandi Appeals for Peace in Great Lakes drc refugees 1

Grandi however, notes that although Uganda has been able to demonstrate that refugees can live within host communities and be allowed to cultivate their own food, such support could over stretch services among host communities. He notes that the patience of local communities should not overly be tested but should be made to benefit from refugee presence in their areas.
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EU Gives UGX $450 Million Towards DRC Refugees to Uganda european union 1

A statement from the EU delegation in Uganda says the money will be available for the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies IFRC
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More DRC Refugees Cross To Uganda Says UNHCR rwandan refugees

The number of daily arrivals through Kisoro entry points continued to be high with a daily average of 310 people. 242,406 Congolese refugees as of 31 December 2017
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Communities Turn Away Congolese Refugees unhcr 2

Sam Mbahimba, a refugee from Kamango Village, says that he will return to his home when he is guaranteed security by UPDF and Congolese army. He explains that for the past four days, he has struggled to feed his family of five children.
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DRC Could Harm Neighbours if Destabilised drc refugees 1

The latest violence in the country was sparked off by a plan to delay the presidential vote until April 2018. Lack of funds to update the existing voter register and the absence of electoral infrastructure was cited as the main reason for the delayed vote.
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Museveni Blames DRC For Prolonged Conflict african union

President Yoweri Museveni has blamed the prolonged conflict in the Democratic Republic of Congo—DRC on what he called indifference of the country’s leadership. Museveni says efforts by the African Union and the International Conference on the Great Lakes Region--ICGLR were ignored in favour of a euro-centric foreign policy.
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