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  1. Women grapple with harsh weather

    ... land and of experiencing gender-based violence while in the refugee camps. In the camps, women risk assault when they venture out of the ... and firewood.  Leila Abdulahi, a 25-year-old Somali refugee who arrived in the Dadaab refugee camp in Kenya after the 2011 drought, ... - 20 Oct 2016

  2. African Union: a dream under construction

    ... African leaders. Moreover, if domestic instability leads to refugee flows, rebel incursions and other repercussions for neighbouring ...

    amelia - 14 Oct 2016

  3. Lesotho - H.E. Mr. Pakalitha Bethuel Mosisili, Prime Minister

    ... Korean Peninsula and other parts of Asia, were the biggest refugee problems since the Second World War and were some of the challenges ... - 26 Sep 2016

  4. At UN Assembly, Comoros urges swift implementation of Agenda 2030 to stem refugee flood

    Author:  UN News Centre Azali Assoumani, President of the Union of the Comoros, the general debate of the General Assembly’s seventy-first session. 23 September 2016 – Comoros President Azali Assoumani... - 23 Sep 2016

  5. Equatorial Guinea - H.E. Mr. Agapito Mba Mokuy, Minister for Foreign Affairs

    ... to live with insecurity, which had led to a serious refugee crisis, he said.  He recalled that a 13-year-old Syrian immigrant had ... - 23 Sep 2016

  6. Opening remarks of General Debate of the 71st session of the UN General Assembly

    ... to conflict, and in managing the global humanitarian and refugee crisis. Collective action by Member States must be advanced. ... - 22 Sep 2016

  7. Nigeria - H.E. Mr. Muhammadu Buhari, President

    ... global response in addressing the root causes of worldwide refugee flows.  Finally, he called for reform of the United Nations Security ... - 21 Sep 2016

  8. Namibia - H.E. Mr. Hage Geingob, President

    ... social justice front, he expressed concern about the current refugee crisis, which required immediate and collective action.  Notably, ... - 21 Sep 2016

  9. UN Summit seen as “game changer” for refugee and migrant protection

    ... forcibly displaced and otherwise on the move, UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency said today. The UN Summit on Addressing Large Movements of ... a really meaningful summit that will be a game changer for refugee protection and for migrants who are on the move,” UNHCR spokesperson ...

    amelia - 8 Sep 2016

  10. Images of peacekeeping in Western Sahara

    ... phone and mail links between Western Sahara and the Saharawi refugee camps in Algeria. The Secretary-General's new special representative ...

    amelia - 29 Aug 2016