Ebola Virus Disease PoE Preparedness At Screening Points – Kasese District (1-31 December 2019)

Contact
DTM Uganda, dtmuganda@iom.int
Language
English
Location
Uganda
Period Covered
Dec 01 2019 -
Dec 31 2019
Activity
  • Flow Monitoring

Summary

The Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) Points of Entry (PoE) preparedness dashboards for Kasese District was covered from 1-31 December 2019. Kasese has twenty-one (21) Points of Entry (PoEs) with active screening operations in place. Mpondwe Main is the only official PoE and attracted the highest flow (294,503 screenings). Given the high numbers at Mpondwe Main, no data disaggregation by sex or age is done at data collection stage. Thus, disaggregation for Mpondwe Main in this report is based on average flows of neighboring POEs of Mpondwe Market Porous, Mpondwe Depot and Kyoweru during the reporting period. A total of 512,977 screenings have been completed at twenty-one (21) PoEs bordering to the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). Mpondwe Main, Kithoma and Banamayi upper account for 65% of the total flow.