Refugees are international problem.

Refugees are international problem.

The protection officer from UNHCR a un agency for refugee Esther Kiragu say that the issue of refugees has become an international problem and there must be a lasting solution to resolve the root causes of conflicts that force people to leave their countries.

While speaking to the media ahead of the world refugee day due on Monday 20th next week, Kiragu said that the number of refugees in Uganda and the entire world is unusual  for the first time in history and something must be done  to end this.

Kiragu says the number of refugees in Uganda is expected to grow from 1.2 million people up words, with the coming elections in DRC Congo.