UNHCR Uganda: Resettlement Factsheet (1 Jan – 31 August 2019)

In 2019 As of 31 December

6,023 Submissions Target

4,443 UNHCR Submissions

3,288 Departed

43% Survivors of Violence and/or Torture

12% Women and Girls at- risk

7% Legal and/or Physical Protection Needs

Resettlement Achievements from 2012 to 2019

In 2018, largest resettlement submissions ever achieved out of Uganda

Continuous achievement of annual submission targets

In 2019, seven resettlement countries accepted to receive refugees from Uganda

Thus far, cases have had a high acceptance rate

Source: UN High Commissioner for Refugees