“Gaston may be new to Taekwondo, but he has proved that with practice and dedication, one can excel in it and win medals.”
“Education, for some people is the norm but for me, it is everything.”
“Our school has become popular due to poetry. Now people know that out of a camp there are people and there are girls with power, who are empowered by their own spirit and have nurtured talents.”
Closing the gap in refugee education is becoming more urgent and UNHCR has called for partners and Governments to step-up their support to refugee children education.
“Kenyans have responded to the LuQuLuQu campaign’s call for action energetically.”
Cash assistance in Kenya’s Kalobeyei settlement allows refugees to build their own homes with materials bought from the local community.
Government move to issue birth certificates to 600 children from Shona community hailed as an important protection measure and first step towards ending statelessness for the group.
Our destiny is in our hands and we should seize all opportunities that come our way
More than 80,000 Somali refugees have returned home from Dadaab camps since UNHCR started its voluntary repatriation programme in December 2014.
UNHCR and L’Oréal Partnership that will enable refugees get globally recognized certification in the Beauty Industry
40 refugees in Nairobi and 50 in Kakuma will benefit from the partnerships
Access to affordable and sustainable energy remains an ongoing challenge for refugees in Kakuma and Kalobeyei.
“Kenya has made great progress towards the inclusion of refugees in education – Kenya is a trailblazer globally.”