Uganda — Flow Monitoring Survey Dashboard: Uganda/Kenya Border (23 September - 31 October 2020)

Contact
DTM Uganda, dtmuganda@iom.int
Language
English
Location
Uganda
Period Covered
Sep 23 2020 -
Oct 31 2020
Activity
  • Survey
  • Flow Monitoring

Summary

Over the reporting period, a total of 1609 movements were observed at five (5) Flow Monitoring Points (FMPs) at the border with Kenya. The month saw a majority of incoming flows (52%) against outgoing flows (48%). The FMPs Kiwawa, Abongai A and Alakas registered 77% of the observations and Kiwawa registered the highest flows (32%).


Information from Amudat district depict an increase in the reported cases of Gender Based Violence (GBV) due to COVID19. In the period September to October 2020, cases of Gender Based Violence (GBV) reported in Amudat included sexual harassment/defilement (19%), denial of resources especially children neglected by parents not providing basic needs (18%), child marriage (18%), emotional/psychological abuse(15%) followed by rape (15%), physical assault (13%) and Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) at 3 per cent.