THE PHENOMENON OF FORCED MIGRATION IN UGANDA: An Overview of Policy and Practi in a Historical Context

Working Paper 1 - This report offers a brief overview of Uganda's refugee situation. Uganda has been a major destination country for refugees throughout most of its history, and has generated many refugees itself. Additionally, conflict within Uganda has created a sizeable population of internally displaced persons (IDPs). Refugees in Uganda currently face serious humanitarian and insecurity problems. They are inadequately protected under Uganda's existing legal system despite the fact that Uganda has signed and ratified important international treaties on refugees.
Download this Paper...
 

Refugee Law Project On Twitter

Refugee Law Project
Urban refugees cry out for help amid lockdown https://t.co/xfGBH6UES3 via @dailymonitor
Refugee Law Project
South Sudan refugees enter Uganda despite border closure https://t.co/rWcrNS1ETG via @dailymonitor
Refugee Law Project
RT @GovUganda: All the 82 samples tested at the Virus Research Institute today have tested Negative for #Covid_19 #STAYSAFEUG https://t.co/…
Refugee Law Project
RT @GovUganda: Rinse thoroughly with running water & Dry hands with a clean cloth or single-use towel #Covid_19 #STAYSAFEUG https://t.co/EX…
Refugee Law Project
RT @GovUganda: When to wash your hands; After blowing your nose, coughing & sneezing After visiting a public space, I.e public transportati…
Refugee Law Project
RT @GovUganda: Step-by-step process for effective hand washing; Wet hands with running water Apply enough soap to cover wet hands Scrub all…
Refugee Law Project
RT @GovUganda: President @KagutaMuseveni will address the country today at 8pm, giving an update on the #Covid_19 situation and offer more…
Refugee Law Project
Uganda, Usually Welcoming to Refugees, Bars All New Arrivals to Contain Coronavirus https://t.co/MlQhR2ImbW
Refugee Law Project
RT @MinofHealthUG: 3 new cases of COVID-19 confirmed today, Sunday 29 March 2020. Total number of confirmed cases stands at 33 in Uganda. O…
Follow Refugee Law Project on Twitter