Refugees Blame Red Cross For Water Crisis in Uganda Camps

Women and children in different refugee settlements in the West Nile district are struggling to access clean water as drought takes its toll on the area. Hassan Kaps Fungaroo, the Obongi County Member of Parliament, says a reported Uganda Red Cross Society decision to dismantle the water pumping supply system was "unfortunate".

  • Uganda:   Water Crisis Hits Refugee Camps

    Monitor, 19 February 2019

    Refugees in different settlements in the West Nile districts are struggling to access clean water as drought takes toll on the area. Long queues form at the water points as they… Read more »

People line up at a borehole at Kiryandongo refugee settlement camp during a water crisis that hit the region in November last year.

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