South Sudan — Biometric registration update: Malakal PoC Site, Malakal County (August 2017)

Contact
DTM South Sudan, SouthSudanDTM@iom.int
Language
English
Location
South Sudan
Period Covered
Aug 01 2017
Aug 11 2017
Activity
  • Registration
  • Biometric Registration

Summary

The International Organization for Migration (IOM) conducted a biometric verification exercise in the Malakal Protection of Civilians (PoC) site from 1 – 11 August 2017, covering four sectors and 48 blocks of the PoC site. A total of 24,402 individuals, or 9,184 households, were verified. The previous verification was conducted in February 2017, with 30,551 individuals, or 10,230 households, verified, indicating a significant decrease of approximately 6,000 individuals.