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Kenya + 1 more

Assisting refugees with disabilities in Kakuma

People with disabilities living in the Kakuma refugee camp in Kenya are particularly vulnerable to COVID-19. Humanity & Inclusion is raising their awareness of preventive measures to help protect them from the disease and allow them…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
HI
Posted:
28 Aug 2020

Kenya + 1 more

A stable foundation for Kakuma’s refugees

Since 2014, Humanity & Inclusion’s team in Kenya has provided rehabilitation services to people with disabilities and vulnerable individuals in Kakuma refugee camp. In 2015, with support from the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Population,…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
HI
Posted:
24 Sep 2019

Kenya + 2 more

Seeking refuge in Kakuma

Record numbers of people are fleeing war, drought, and famine in South Sudan and Somalia. People with disabilities or injuries are forced to take enormous risks to reach a place of safety. Handicap International is working…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
HI
Posted:
28 Jun 2017

Kenya + 1 more

Permanent emergency in world’s largest refugee camp

Handicap International launched an emergency response in eastern Kenya to support a massive influx of refugees from Somalia in 2011. Fleeing drought and famine in the Horn of Africa, hundreds of thousands of people settled in…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
HI
Posted:
04 Aug 2016

Kenya + 2 more

Children with disabilities stand up against abuse

Peter, 15, was born deaf but has dedicated his young life to communicating to audiences across his native Kenya about protecting children from sexual abuse. With support from Handicap International, he recently spoke at the Kenyan…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
HI
Posted:
04 Aug 2015

Kenya

Kenyan woman works for peace

Since Christine was a girl, she has watched violence tear apart communities in western Kenya. Now 30, with three children of her own and a job working in the fields and selling vegetables at the market,…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
HI
Posted:
23 Jul 2015

Kenya + 1 more

Tripartite Agreement for Repatriation of Somali Refugees in Kenya

NGOs welcome an agreement with potential to enhance opportunities for Durable Solutions for Somali Refugees NGOs engaged in the search for durable solutions for Somali refugees in Kenya, congratulate the governments of Somalia and Kenya, and UNHCR…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
DRC, COOPI, NRC, Lutheran World Federation, INTERSOS, Tearfund, Tdh, HI, Action Contre la Faim, IRC
Posted:
13 Nov 2013

Kenya

Camps of Dadaab: "Focusing on the most vulnerable individuals"

Antoine Larochette, head of Handicap International’s emergency mission in Kenya, has been travelling across the camps of Dadaab for several weeks. In that time, he has witnessed a constant increase in the number of refugees arriving…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
HI
Posted:
29 Aug 2011