Since this was said, refugees from Nyarugus have always stayed by the water to protect themselves.

This girl Noëlla was washing her hands while these sisters were washing their clothes, and had been standing in front of the tap at the cleaning place all the time since their arrival. She told us: "My mother said that every time I have to wash my hands before eating, after eating and even if I touch somewhere I have to wash myself."

In Nyarugusu, hand washing has become obligatory before entering someone's house or before buying something from the shop. The camp authorities go zone by zone to check if the regulations against the Covid-19 are respected and he insists on respecting the hygienic conditions to fight against the diseases.

Nyarugusu refugee camp