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One million South Sudanese refugees have sought safety in Uganda since last July. More than 85 per cent are women and children under the age of 18. They urgently need shelter, food, water and medical care.




could provide Jerry cans for three families to carry and store clean drinking water.


could provide plastic sheets to protect nine families from the hot sun and heavy rains.


could train eight nurses to detect and screen malnutrition.

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Khaled Hosseini marks one millionth South Sudanese refugee in Uganda

Khaled Hosseini pays tribute to Uganda's "compassionate" refugee policy, as one millionth South Sudanese refugee crosses the border.

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From refugee Olympian to UNHCR Goodwill Ambassador

Since competing in the pool at Rio 2016, Yusra Mardini has become a powerful voice for refugees in her new role with UNHCR.

'Welcome to Uganda'

The Kite Runner author and UNHCR Goodwill Ambassador Khaled Hosseini talks to refugees fleeing war-torn South Sudan.

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Project Elpis offers a ray of hope in refugee camps

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