Refugees from the Central African Republic

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Refugees from the Central African Republic JSON 
Last updated 31 Aug 2018
Source - UNHCR, Government, CNARR 
Refugees from the Central African Republic JSON 
Source - UNHCR, Government, CNARR
Refugees from the Central African Republic JSON 
Location name Source Data date Population
Bas-Uele UNHCR, Government 31 Jul 2018
Haut-Katanga UNHCR 31 May 2018
Haut-Uele UNHCR, Government, CNARR 31 Jul 2018
Kinshasa UNHCR 31 Aug 2018
Nord-Ubangi UNHCR, Government 31 Aug 2018
Sud-Ubangi UNHCR 30 Jun 2018

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The rehabilitation of the Katalukulu Health Center near Mulongwe site (South Kivu) was completed and medical staff was hired. The Center will benefit both Burundian refugees and host community.
28 Feb 2018
In Lusenda camp, 400 new blocs of showers and latrines were under construction. The water network was being extended to reach all areas of the camp.
31 Dec 2017
1,700 Burundian refugees were transferred to the new site of Mulongwe (South Kivu Province) since its opening in late November.
31 Dec 2017
Following the death of 38 Burundian refugees and asylum seekers in Kamanyola, South Kivu, in a confrontation with armed forces, UNHCR is providing emergency aid and called for investigation.
25 Sep 2017
In the new site of Mulongwe works are ongoing with two operational partners (MEDEOR and CARITAS) working with their own funds. However, works have slowed down due to the worsening security situation in Fizi territory.
31 Aug 2017
Cholera epidemics was declared in the territories of Fizi and Uvira. No cases have been reported so far in refugees hosting structures. Preventive measures were put in place.
31 Aug 2017

UNHCR calls on DRC to protect refugees after tragic killings

UNHCR, 19 Sep 2017

UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, is urging the Government of the Democratic Republic of the Congo to ensure protection for refugees and asylum-seekers after a shocking shooting incident in Kamanyola on September 15 in which at least 39 people were killed and another 94 injured [...] Read more


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UNHCR website, 05 Apr 2017

Running a small neighborhood restaurant in the Democratic Republic of the Congo gives a cook back her pride and her independence. Read more


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UNHCR website, 27 Jan 2017

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UNHCR, 21 Dec 2015

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