Awer Bul Mabil: The refugee from Kakuma who could play the World Cup

Awer Bul Mabil was born in Kakuma, Kenya on 15 September, 1995. He was born to South Sudanese parents who had fled their war-torn homeland. In an...
UNCHR in Kakuma

Donors pledge US$857 million to protect and assist refugees in 2018

Donor governments on Tuesday pledged an initial US$857 million to UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, to fund operations destined to help some 67 million displaced or stateless people worldwide...
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Kenyan musician, Wyre set to unveil Kakuma artistes

Kenyan musician, Wyre, born Kevin Waire, is promoting and nurturing talents of youths in Kakuma, Turkana County through the “Finding a Star” Project in collaboration with an...
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UNCHR launches funds drive for African refugees amid donor cuts  

UNCHR has launched a campaign to woo donors into its new programme as funds for refugee support in Africa have shrunk. The funds-drive dubbed LuQuLuQu campaign has been launched...

Meet the Teenagers Who Started a Film Production Studio in Kakuma Refugee Camp

The young boy cradles his head, emitting a low moan as blood drips through his fingers and soaks the soil beneath him. His friend, wearing a bright...

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...
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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...
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FILM AID : CALL FOR APPLICATIONS FOR COMMUNICATION BUSINESS GRANTS

FilmAid through its DFID (Department for International Development) funded Support for Protection and Assistance for Refugees in Kenya(SPARK) project is calling for expression of interest for in-kind donation to...
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From Kakuma Refugee Camp to being a US diplomat

Gai Nyok’s story highlights an amazing journey from being a “lost boy”, refugee, orphaned by Sudan’s bloody civil war to fulfilling a childhood dream, recently becoming a...
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When being a refugee is safer than returning home

Five years after returning home, she was forced to flee her home once again in 2016 back to the refugee camp in northern Uganda’s district of Adjumani....

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