UNHCR Rwanda: Mahama Refugee Camp Factsheet (31 October 2022)

55, 240 refugees live in Mahama refugee camp located in Kirehe District in the Eastern Province of Rwanda.

The camp was established in 2015. 160 hectares of land were allocated to host refugees.

MINEMA administers the camp and is responsible for security and protection of the refugees in coordination with UNHCR.

50.7% of the camp’s population is younger than 18 years old.

Source: UN High Commissioner for Refugees