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BRIDGING THE GAP: Long-Term Implications for South Sudanese Refugees in West Nile, Uganda

Aug 30 2017

This report looks at the challenges and opportunities that large influxes of refugees present in Uganda. 


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A camp in Uganda set up for incoming South Sudanese refugees

By August 2017, nearly one million South Sudanese had been displaced and the vast majority fled to the West Nile sub-region in Uganda’s northwest.

Though Uganda has upheld its long-standing commitment to displaced people by settling these refugees, the sheer number is likely to put strain on services.

How can Uganda embrace this opportunity and set a standard for refugee management globally? 

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