S. Sudan conflict puts Uganda's refugee policy to the test

AFPTV

As refugees flood over the border from the civil war in neighbouring South Sudan, Uganda’s generous refugee policy is being put to the test. Bidi Bidi settlement in northern Uganda is now home to over 272,000 refugees from South Sudan. The influx is putting pressure on resources and causing some tension with local communities, who must share land and scarce resources with the new arrivals.