The Netherland Embassy through the Refugee Law Project has donated an assortment of transport equipment worth 70000 US dollars totaling to Shs. 260M to Panyadoli Refugee Police Station, Kiryandongo district.
H.E Henk Jan Bakker, the Netherlands Ambassador to Uganda handed over the items to AIGP Asan Kasingye who represented the IGP Martin Okoth Ochola at Police headquarters Naguru.
The donated items included a double cabin pickup and four motorcycles .
While receiving the donation, Kasingye noted that the support will help the police to reach out to refugees in their settlement camps by increasing access to justice. “We shall now be able to address problems of GBV, Human Rights violations & delayed response to crime incidents”.says Kasingye.
Kasingye further thanked the Embassy for their continued support to the Uganda Police that includes among others training of the Police in refuge law.