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

Contact
DTM Uganda, dtmuganda@iom.int
Language
English
Location
Uganda
Period Covered
Oct 01 2019 -
Oct 31 2019
Activity
  • Mobility Tracking
  • Points of Entry (PoE)

Summary

The Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) Points of Entry (PoE) preparedness dashboards for Ntoroko District was covered from 1 October to 31 October 2019. Kasese has twenty-one (21) PoEs with active screening operations in place. Mpondwe Main is the only official PoE and attracted the highest flow (302,495 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 ratio of flows of neighboring POEs of Mpondwe Market Porous, Mpondwe Depot and Kyoweru during the reporting period. A total of 567,848 screenings have been completed at twenty-one (21) PoEs bordering to the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC).