Media contacts

UNHCR Kenya spokespeople are available in Nairobi and Dadaab to answer media enquiries and provide interviews.

Please note: if you are a refugee or asylum-seeker and looking for information, please visit our Help site or contact our toll-free number on 1517. 


Kathryn Porteous, Spokesperson/Communications Officer
Mobile: +254 (0) 797 184 298
Email: [email protected]
Twitter/X: @KathrynPorteous

Charity Nzomo, Communications Associate
Email: [email protected]
Twitter/X: @charitynzomo


Mohamed Aden Maalim, Communications Associate
Email: [email protected]
Twitter/X: @momaalim

Our content team provides videos and photographs free of charge to the media via Refugees Media.

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