Uganda Refugee Response Monitoring Settlement Fact Sheet: Rwamwanja - January 2018
Data & Statistics
, Situation Updates
Rwamwanja settlement was established in 1964 to host refugees from Rwanda, but closed in 1995 when many repatriated. The settlement was reopened in 2012 to host refugees fleeing the Democratic Republic of Congo due to violence in North and South Kivu. The settlement, currently hosting almost 76,000 refugees, is at full capacity and no longer receives new arrivals.
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