Refugees from the Central African Republic

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Refugees from the Central African Republic JSON 
Last updated 30 Jun 2019
Source - UNHCR, Government 
Refugees from the Central African Republic JSON 
Source - UNHCR, Government
Refugees from the Central African Republic JSON 
Location name Source Data date Population
Bas-Uele UNHCR, Government 31 May 2019
Haut-Katanga UNHCR 31 May 2018
Kinshasa UNHCR 30 Jun 2019
Nord-Ubangi UNHCR, Government 30 Jun 2019
Sud-Ubangi UNHCR 31 May 2019

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A new field office, in Monga, was opened to provide better protection and assistance to new arrivals from CAR in remote areas of Bas-Uele Province.
28 Feb 2018
As of 31 December, 87,307 CAR refugees had arrived since mid-May 2017 in Nord-Ubangi and Bas-Uele provinces.
31 Jan 2018
UNHCR and WFP distributed cash to new arrivals (20,261) and to hosting families (6,145 individuals) in the area of Gbadolite, Nord-Ubangi Province.
09 Dec 2017
In the four camps of Nord and Sud Ubangi provinces, 683 latrines and 880 transitional shelters were constructed during 2017.
01 Dec 2017
CAR: Independent special investigation to look into a number of recent incidents in the south-east that occurred from 1 May to 31 August 2017.
13 Nov 2017
CAR: The Head of the UN Mission in CAR, Parfait Onanga-Anyanga, briefed the Security Council on 6 November, stressing that the security situation in the country remains volatile and the humanitarian situation disastrous.
06 Nov 2017
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UNHCR, 12 Mar 2018

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UNHCR, 12 Jan 2018

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Irin News, 30 Oct 2017

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UN Security Council, 12 Jun 2017

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