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The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees has called on donor communities not to give up on Dadaab as the resettlement of refugees continues in the world's largest refugee camp. Caroline Bii is just back from Dadaab, where she was tracking the progress of refugee repatriation as the refugee ...
Four children aged between six and 10 from Hagarbul are admitted with diarrhoea at Dadaab Subcounty hospital, Garissa. County disease surveillance coordinator Hassan Elmi said the four were taken to the hospital on Saturday after the symptoms persisted. Elmi said three children were subjected to ...

Aden Abdiraman Warsama, a Somali refugee who has been living at the Dadaab camp in Garissa County in northeastern Kenya since 2008, is optimistic about returning home. We met him on December 19 at the county airstrip with his wife and three children waiting to be flown to the port city of Kismayu ...
A Somali refugee on December 19, 2017 sits with his family among others who have volunteered to be repatriated back to Somalia from the Dadaab refugee ... Speaking at his Dadaab sub-office, UNHCR's senior protection coordinator Denis Alma Kuindje said more than 75,000 refugees have been gone ...
Somali refugees from Dadaab refugee camp in Turkana County wait to board a flight to Kismayu, Somalia, on December 19, 2017. ... The figure is way below Kenya's 2014 targets to repatriate and shut Dadaab - the world's largest refugee camp - which currently hosts a total of 238,617 refugees, a majority ...
Friday December 22 2017. Dadaab refugee complex. Dadaab refugee camp. Two refugees defied all odds to score high grades in the 2017 KCSE examination despite numerous challenges in the camp. PHOTO | PHIL MOORE | AFP ...

Somali refugees are being pressured to leave Dadaab camp back to insecurity, drought and hunger in Somalia, a research by Amnesty International shows. This came as Fillipo Grandi, United Nations Commissioner for Refugees, wound up his regional trip on Thursday with a declaration that those being ...
Thousands of Somali refugees who were pressured into leaving the Dadaab camp in Kenya are now facing drought, starvation and renewed displacement in Somalia, Amnesty International said today. Returns to Somalia from Dadaab have massively accelerated since the Kenyan government announced ...
A total of 71,792 Somalis from northern Kenya's Dadaab refugee camp reportedly elected for voluntary repatriation on December 8, 2014. "As at Nov. 15, there were 18,140 refugees registered in our database willing to return to Somalia, with 12,874 being registered in 2017 alone," the UN agency said.
Dadaab, Kenya (AP) -- The world must do more to help millions of refugees across sub-Saharan Africa, which hosts more than a quarter of the world's refugees, the United Nations said Tuesday. U.N. refugee chief Filippo Grandi spoke to reporters while visiting what until recently was the world's largest ...
Dadaab refugee camp on July 24, 2011. ... Confirming to the Nation on Thursday, Dadaab Deputy County Commissioner Harun Kamau said operations resumed after a series of meetings between the host community, United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) and government officials.
Over the past month Kenya's Dadaab refugee camp has marked several important events. More than 3,400 children from over 30 primary schools sat for Kenya's national primary school examination. A new courthouse was also opened to help refugees resolve disputes. It's hard to imagine that less than a ...
Dadaab, Kenya - A year ago, 20-year-old Ismael Ahmed was filled with expectations. With the help of a U.N. voluntary repatriation program, he returned to Somalia after spending all his teenage years in Kenya's sprawling Dadaab refugee resettlement. "I was happy to go back home when I was assured of ...
The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) has said that about 17, 000 refugees from the Dadaab camp are willing to return back to Somalia. Kenya, Somalia and the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) signed a tripartite agreement on November 10, 2013 for the ...
A Somali refugee on December 19, 2017 sits with his family among others who have volunteered to be repatriated back to Somalia from the Dadaab refugee ... Speaking at his Dadaab sub-office, UNHCR's senior protection coordinator Denis Alma Kuindje said more than 75,000 refugees have been gone ...
Thousands of Somali refugees who were pressured into leaving the Dadaab camp in Kenya are now facing drought, starvation and renewed displacement in Somalia, Amnesty International said today. Returns to Somalia from Dadaab have massively accelerated since the Kenyan government announced ...
Dadaab, Kenya (AP) -- The world must do more to help millions of refugees across sub-Saharan Africa, which hosts more than a quarter of the world's refugees, the United Nations said Tuesday. U.N. refugee chief Filippo Grandi spoke to reporters while visiting what until recently was the world's largest ...

Thursday December 14 2017. Dadaab refugee complex. Dadaab refugee camp on July 24, 2011. Operations at the camp have resumed after days of disruption following protests by locals. PHOTO | PHIL MOORE | AFP ...
Operations at Dadaab refugee camp have resumed after days of standoff following protests by residents over contentious issues. According to Dadaab deputy county commissioner Harun Kamau, operations resumed after a series of meetings between the host community, UNHCR and government officials ...
refugees at the Dadaab camp. Some refugees are ready to leave the camp to their Somalia homeland. [aljazeera.com]. More than 200 refugees of Somali origin are set to leave the Dadaab refugee camp for Somalia. The 250 will add to the 74,000 who have already been repatriated to the Horn of Africa ...
A section of Nairobi women's hospital in Ongata Rongai where some police officers were hospitalised with cholera-like in September. (David Njaaga, Standard). A World Health Organisation report lumping Nairobi together with the notorious Kakuma and Dadaab refugee camps in regard to cholera ...
Over the past month Kenya's Dadaab refugee camp has marked several important events. More than 3,400 children from over 30 primary schools sat for Kenya's national primary school examination. A new courthouse was also opened to help refugees resolve disputes. It's hard to imagine that less than a ...
Dadaab protesters at the UN headquarters main gate. UNHCR staffs stranded as flights are suspended. [Photo|the-star.co.ke]. International staffs working for United Nations High Commission for refugees (UNHCR) are stranded in Dadaab following a protest by the local community. Operations in Dadaab ...
Dadaab residents protesting at the main gate of the UNHCR headquarters on November 30, 2017. International staff working for UNHCR are stranded in Dadaab as a standoff between the refugee agency and the host communities entered its sixth day Wednesday. PHOTO | ABDIMALIK HAJIR | NATION ...
Operations in the expansive Dadaab refugee camp remain paralyzed for the second week following protests by the host community against United Nations High commission for refugees. The host community is demanding replacement of the head of operations and his assistant at the Dadaab refugee ...
Tents in Dadaab refugee complex on July 24, 2011. Some Garissa residents blocked the UNHCR offices in Dadaab on November 30, 2017 as they protested against environmental degradation by refugees in the Dadaab camps and possible loss of jobs by locals, following reduced funding for refugees.
The Dadaab refugee operation is coordinated by UNHCR Sub-Office Dadaab, which also serves the three camps in Dadaab Sub County.
Recent returnees from the Dadaab refugee camps in Kenya have been given equipment to start up in the fishing industry in Kismayo. Thirteen ...
The 2012 Dadaab attack was one of the most serious incidents in Norwegian refugee Council's (NRC) history. It was a traumatic experience ...
The February 2017 ruling by a Kenyan court blocking closure of Dadaab refugee camp has slowed but not stopped the process of repatriation.
Nairobi, Kenya -- One evening in August, I climbed onto a dusty old truck in the Dadaab refugee camp in the eastern Kenyan desert, about ...
The sprawling Dadaab complex 100km (60 miles) from Kenya's border with Somalia has housed Somali refugees for around 26 years.
Overall, the 420,000 registered refugees living in Dadaab and Kakuma camps will receive a food ration equivalent to 70 percent of their ...
Deeqo Abdo watches as women build a stick shelter in the Ifo extension camp to Dadaab, in Kenya. Source: Internews/OCHA ...
The days of living in a hot, dusty hut in the middle in Dadaab, Kenya, are over. Many would consider it the one of the toughest place to live on ...
An aerial view of a section of the Dadaab refugee camp in Kenya. In recent weeks, 832 Somali refugees were flown to Kismayu and 83 to ...
A file photo taken on April 28, 2015 shows part of Dadaab refugee camp. UNHCR has bee accused of closing its Alinjugur office. AFP PHOTO ...
As at 15th September, a total of 71,034 individuals from Dadaab had been assisted in the framework of voluntary return to Somalia since the ...
(CNN) The Kenyan government says it will appeal a court ruling Thursday thwarting its plan to close the Dadaab refugee camp, the largest in ...
Somali refugees from Dadaab refugee camp in Turkana County wait to board a flight to Kismayu, Somalia, on December 19, 2017. ... The figure is way below Kenya's 2014 targets to repatriate and shut Dadaab - the world's largest refugee camp - which currently hosts a total of 238,617 refugees, a majority ...
Dadaab refugee camp. Two refugees defied all odds to score high grades in ... Two refugees defied all odds to score high grades in the 2017 KCSE examination despite numerous challenges in the sprawling Dadaab refugee complex in Garissa County. Abdiweli Jama Hussein and Abdirahman Hussein ...
From nearby Azraq camp in Jordan, to Dadaab in Kenya, solar power is being deployed to provide affordable and sustainable energy solutions ...
The refugee agency has asked Kenyans to chip in and help cover the Sh150 million deficit required to run the Dadaab refugee camp.
Luquluqu ambassador Mercy Masika, UNHCR Kenya spokesperson Yvonne Ndege and Luquluqu ambassador Pinky Ghelani in Nairobi on ...
The sprawling Dadaab complex 100 kilometres (60 miles) from Kenya's border with Somalia has housed Somali refugees for around 26 years.
The sprawling Dadaab complex 100 kilometres (60 miles) from Kenya´s border with Somalia has housed Somali refugees for around 26 years.
Dahir Abdullahi,28, grew up in the Dadaab refugee camp. He is married with two children. His wife and mother still live in Dadaab. PHOTO| ...
Small demonstrations took place in Mogadishu on Monday and at Kenya's Dadaab camp for Somali refugees on Tuesday. Muse, who is in his ...
Dadaab, Kenya -- It was time to go. Ayan Abdi slipped on a long black headscarf, grabbed her refugee ID and set out for the interview that ...
... the Greek island that was at the frontline of Europe's migration crisis when the film was made in 2016, to Kenya's huge Dadaab refugee camp ...


 

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