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Japan Donates Shs 35.9B To S. Sudan Refugees Found In Uganda

S.Sudan Refugees In Uganda donated $10Bn

The government of Japan has contributed $10 million (about Shs 35.9 billion) to UN agencies to support emergency response to South Sudanese refugees and their host communities in northern Uganda. Check also: Uganda Is Increasingly Welcoming (Refugee) Especially S.Sudanese $4 million has been provided to UNHCR, $3 million to UNICEF and another $3 million to UN World Food Programme (WFP) according ...

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How Uganda Refugee Summit Managed To Raise U.S.$358 Million

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The Refugee Solidarity Summit in Kampala has raised $358.2 million in pledges towards support of refugees in Uganda. The money raised in pledges is way below the $2 billion that the government of Uganda had hoped to raise from the summit hosted by President Yoweri Museveni and attended by UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres. Check also: Uganda Deserves World Support For ...

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Why Uganda Is One Of The Most Hospitable Destinations For Refugees In The World

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JUDY WOODRUFF: Next: In a world struggling to accommodate a record number of refugees, one country has been notably welcoming. Special correspondent Fred de Sam Lazaro has a report from Uganda. It’s part of his Agents for Change series. Check also: Poland Is Nolonger Prepared To Take Refugees As It Had Agreed FRED DE SAM LAZARO: Nakivale in Southern Uganda looks like any ...

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Ugandan Alfred Olango shoot by US police in San Diego, USA

Olango shot by US police

Olango was a refugee from Uganda. Agnes Hassan, originally from Sudan, said she spent time in a refugee camp with Olango. Check also: 7 People Shot In Random Michigan Shootings She said they both suffered to get the United States and described Olango as well-educated but mentally ill. Olango’s sister called police Tuesday afternoon and said he was acting erratically. Two ...

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Kenya Hopes to Move 150,000 Refugees to Somalia By Year-End

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Kenya anticipates to repatriate 150,000 refugees to Somalia by the end of the year. Foreign Affairs Cabinet Secretary Amina Mohamed says 100,000 refugees have already been registered for relocation. Check Also: An Elephant In Kenya Killed Italian Tourist trying To Take Picture “The relocation of the refugees is however dependent on international support which was pledged in Brussels amounting to $100 million,” ...

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