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Refugees in Uganda: The value of a million human lives
Uganda is a front runner when it comes to forward-looking refugee policy.
But financial aid from abroad only trickles in and the situation is worsening.
Who should pay — Uganda or the international community?
- Silja Fröhlich
In the first half of November, 1,750 new refugees from the Democratic Republic of Congo and South Sudan entered Uganda.
This brings the total from these two countries for this year to 100,000.
According to the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), 1.4 million refugees live in Uganda, men, women and…