With this assistance, 228 tonnes of cereals and 10 tonnes of vegetable oil valued at 200,000 € will be distributed to 17,600 refugees, 4,700 of whom are facing severe acute malnutrition, mostly in the district of Adjumani.
France provides critical support for South Sudanese refugees in Uganda with an emergency aid of 300,000 euros (1,02 billion UGX)
In total, some 65,000 refugees have fled to Uganda since fighting began in South Sudan in mid-December. Most of them are in need of humanitarian assistance and other supports to enable them restart their lives in Uganda. An estimated 87% of the new arrivals are women and children.
In 2014, the amount of the french humanitarian support in Uganda is 300 000 €, in response to the contribution call by the Ugandan Goverment and the United Nations Agences related to the mass infflux of (...)