UNHCR Uganda Profile Banner
UNHCR Uganda Profile
UNHCR Uganda

@UNHCRuganda

Followers
9,859
Following
146
Media
1,112
Statuses
2,210

The official account of UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, in Uganda. Uganda is the largest refugee hosting country in Africa. Facebook & Instagram: unhcruganda

Kampala, Uganda
Joined May 2017
Don't wanna be here? Send us removal request.
@UNHCRuganda
UNHCR Uganda
16 hours ago
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.
Tweet media one
Tweet media two
Tweet media three
Tweet media four
0
8
21
@UNHCRuganda
UNHCR Uganda
a day ago
Amb.Salim Baddoura, interacted with the relief, disaster preparedness & refugees minister, Hon. Hillary Onek and his deputy Hon. @EstherAnyakun at the Office of the Prime Minister, in Kampala. The ministers called for more responsibility sharing from the international community.
Tweet media one
Tweet media two
Tweet media three
2
9
14
@UNHCRuganda
UNHCR Uganda
a day ago
Ambassador Salim Baddoura thanked the Ugandan government and people for their generosity in hosting over 1.5 million refugees.
0
4
10
@UNHCRuganda
UNHCR Uganda
a day ago
Uganda Prime Minister @RobinahNabbanja 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.
Tweet media one
Tweet media two
Tweet media three
3
9
23
@UNHCRuganda
UNHCR Uganda
a day ago
Ambassador Salim Baddoura thanked the Ugandan government and people for their generosity in hosting over 1.5 million refugees.
0
0
2
@UNHCRuganda
UNHCR Uganda
a day ago
Ambassador Baddoura thanked the Ugandan government and people for their generosity in hosting over 1.5 million refugees
2
1
4
@UNHCRuganda
UNHCR Uganda
2 days ago
He interacted with some of the refugees who were determined to be eligible for third-country resettlement. This arrangement benefits only a few but has a major impact on the lives of those at risk
0
3
13
@UNHCRuganda
UNHCR Uganda
2 days ago
H.E Ambassador Salim Baddoura, the chairperson of The UN Refugee Agency’s Executive Committee visited the @UNHCRuganda ’s Extension Office for Resettlement in Old Kampala to observe the process for resettlement.
Tweet media one
Tweet media two
2
15
47
@UNHCRuganda
UNHCR Uganda
3 days ago
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. @UNHCRUganda Representative, Joel Boutroue, briefed the Ambassador about Uganda’s refugee response activities.
Tweet media one
Tweet media two
Tweet media three
Tweet media four
0
17
52
@UNHCRuganda
UNHCR Uganda
6 days ago
Are you a national or refugee living in Burundi, Ethiopia, Kenya, Uganda or Rwanda? Don’t miss this DAAD "Leadership for Africa" scholarship programme   Click here to apply. Apply before 30th June 2022 @UNHCR_Education @DAAD_Germany @GermanyDiplo
Tweet media one
3
21
39
@UNHCRuganda
UNHCR Uganda
6 days ago
The scars of war aren't always visible. #MentalHealthAwarenessMonth
Tweet media one
2
8
22
@UNHCRuganda
UNHCR Uganda
7 days ago
The free refugee helpline is 𝟎𝟖𝟎𝟎𝟑𝟐𝟑𝟐𝟑𝟐. It’s open Monday to Sunday.
Tweet media one
2
10
43
@UNHCRuganda
UNHCR Uganda
9 days ago
The right to seek and gain asylum is universal. It is not conditional on the colour of your skin, your age, gender, beliefs or birthplace. Respect for refugee rights is not open to interpretation or negotiation.
Tweet media one
3
23
77
@UNHCRuganda
UNHCR Uganda
11 days ago
To all mothers, including those who have been forced to flee, and all you do to build families and societies.. ..we see you. We appreciate you! Happy #MothersDay 💙
Tweet media one
1
8
25