rapper in Kakuma refugee Camp

Young refugees of Kakuma turn to music to forget their troubles

As children poke their heads through the flap windows of an already crowded tent, an MC announces over a crackling microphone that the show will be moved...

Pop-up store in London seeks to help refugees

In London’s Soho, a new pop-up shop named 'Choose Love' asks customers to buy real gifts for refugees in an alternate take on holiday shopping. "The idea of...

Resettlement refugees arrive in US in debt to government for their travel

More than 830 refugees have resettled in Minnesota, USA so far this year – the lowest number this decade. But most who do make it there arrive...
Daniel poses for a photo in his house in Kakuma

24 Students from Kakuma Refugee Receive DAFI Education Scholarships

The UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) and education partners have concluded the selection process that will enable 24 refugee students from Kakuma (8 females) out of the 275...
Mercy Akuot

Kakuma Got Talent: South Sudanese refugee Akuot releases debut video

The upcoming talented South Sudanese songstress Akuot has released a new single ‘Anavyonifanya’ produced by renowned Kenyan producer Herbalist and Wyre as Co-Producer. The urban pop smash single...
Aliiir

From Kakuma to Australian rules football: Aliir Aliir’s incredible journey

Kakuma is the most unlikely breeding ground for a professional Australian rules footballer. The isolated town in the north-west corner of Kenya is the site of a UNHCR...
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South Sudanese youngster hopes to rise from Kakuma to play for Kenyan team

When one hears the name Kakuma, what comes into the mind is the Refugee Camp located in the North-western region of Kenya, however, David Majak has painted...

Inspired by Former Refugee, Deng: What refugees can become with support and opportunity

As the refugee crisis continues, there has been a chorus of fear in host countries that they will “drain precious state resources” by putting pressure on healthcare,...
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Filmaid Jobs: Logistics & Administration Officer

Logistics & Administration Officer Job at FilmAid International FilmAid is an international development and humanitarian communications organization that harnesses the power and influence of media and the arts...
Kakuma Refugee girls

Refugee girls in Kakuma camp attend ICT Bootcamp

Sixty refugee schoolgirls have been given an opportunity to attend an Information Communications Technology (ICT) Bootcamp in Kakuma refugee camp. The girls from 6 different schools in Kakuma...

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