South Sudan — Flow Monitoring Weekly Report (11–17 August 2017)

Contact
DTM South Sudan, SouthSudanDTM@iom.int
Language
English
Location
South Sudan
Period Covered
Aug 11 2017
Aug 17 2017
Activity
  • Flow Monitoring

Summary

Of overall transit movements over the past three weeks, Juba Gumbo Park saw an increasing proportion of households coming from Uganda. Of those coming from Uganda, the majority (83%) are coming from refugee camps. The final destination of the majority is Juba (Munuki payam) with the main reason being food shortage. Of overall transit movements over the past three weeks, there is a decreasing proportion of households going to Uganda. On the other hand, there was a significant decrease in entries to Malakal PoC in comparison to the last two weeks. 86 individuals were recorded entering during this reporting period in comparison to 270 individuals last week. The majority (87%) intend to stay for more than 6 months and are mainly coming from areas of Fashoda county (84%) for reasons due to shortage of food. The decrease may be attributed to lack of accessibility due to heavy rains.