Uganda - Nakivale Settlement Profile, July 2020
Nakivale, Uganda is the oldest refugee settlement in Africa, and benefits from what is often lauded as the most progressive refugee policies in the world. Termed in a BBC media report in 2016 as “The best place to be a refugee”, this spatial profile provides a holistic analysis of the current situation of Nakivale and the surrounding Isingiro district. The profile’s analysis outlines the key trends, challenges and opportunities that frame the areas development potential through a spatial planning lens in order to understand what future interventions may be possible to ensure a sustainable future for the local communities. This summary highlights the emerging issues from the analysis and provides an perspective on the potential way forward.
Livelihood & Social cohesion
Shelter / Other Infrastructure
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