Today, at Nyakabande Holding and Transit Center, in Kisoro district, H.E Ambassador Salim Baddoura interacted with refugees from the DRC. Currently, there are 18,000 refugees at Nyakabande. Cumulatively, the center has received more than 23,000 refugees in the last four months.
Amb.Salim Baddoura, interacted with the relief, disaster preparedness & refugees minister, Hon. Hillary Onek and his deputy Hon.
at the Office of the Prime Minister, in Kampala. The ministers called for more responsibility sharing from the international community.
Uganda Prime Minister
says that the crisis in Ukraine should not overshadow the huge humanitarian refugee crisis in Uganda. H.E Ambassador Salim Baddoura, the chairperson of UNHCR’s Executive Committee pledged to emphasize this concern at a high-level engagement.
H.E Ambassador Salim Baddoura, the chairperson of The UN Refugee Agency’s Executive Committee visited the
’s Extension Office for Resettlement in Old Kampala to observe the process for resettlement.
H.E Ambassador Salim Baddoura, the chairperson of UNHCR’s Executive Committee has begun a five-day mission in Uganda, to see UNHCR’s work in the refugee response.
Representative, Joel Boutroue, briefed the Ambassador about Uganda’s refugee response activities.
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