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Uganda

16 September 2016

First use of a drone by Red Cross in Africa highlights scale of humanitarian situation at Uganda's border with South Sudan

Uganda Red Cross Society deployed the first Red Cross unmanned aerial vehicle – a drone – in Africa to monitor the situation at a vast refugee camp on the border with South Sudan.
Volunteers on the front lines in Uganda refugee camps
15 April 2014

Volunteers on the front lines in Uganda refugee camps

With 700 South Sudanese crossing into Uganda daily, Red Cross volunteers are kept busy.
Joy as a refugee family is reunited in Uganda
7 April 2014

Joy as a refugee family is reunited in Uganda

Using mobile technology to reconnect families separated by violence
Picking up the pieces: one man’s hopes for his family
2 April 2014

Picking up the pieces: one man’s hopes for his family

A refugee from South Sudan looks to establish a co-op with other refugees in Uganda
Alone and fleeing violence in South Sudan: The difficult journey being made by young children
27 March 2014

Alone and fleeing violence in South Sudan: The difficult journey being made by young children

The Uganda Red Cross steps up to help children separated from their families.
Communities battling tuberculosis, HIV and isolation in Uganda
24 March 2014

Communities battling tuberculosis, HIV and isolation in Uganda

The Uganda Red Cross Society has developed programmes which support ongoing treatment for TB and HIV.
Battling to keep disease out of Uganda’s refugee camps
13 March 2014

Battling to keep disease out of Uganda’s refugee camps

With poor sanitation and little access to clean water, the risk of disease increases.
Fleeing to safety in Uganda, thousands of South Sudanese families need urgent support
8 March 2014

Fleeing to safety in Uganda, thousands of South Sudanese families need urgent support

Desperate families leave virtually all their belongings behind as they flee ongoing violence
Refugees by the thousands search for safety in Uganda
2 March 2014

Refugees by the thousands search for safety in Uganda

Red Cross volunteers provide the basic necessities to South Sudanese refugees, including water, food and shelter.
Fleeing to safety in Uganda: A refugee’s story
26 January 2014

Fleeing to safety in Uganda: A refugee’s story

Mukeshimana Sarafina is one of thousands to flee violence in the Congo. This is her story.
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