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Another brutal attack in Kakuma: LGBTI refugees let down once again by UNHCR and the Kenya Refugee Affairs Secretariat

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posted on 2022-10-06, 15:07 authored by Lucretia Ssenyonjo John, Peter Keogh, Marie GillespieMarie Gillespie

Another brutal attack occurred in Kakuma on 26th July 2021. Once again, LGBT+ refugees are feeling let down by UNHCR and the Kenya Refugee Affairs Secretariat-RAS. This is not the latest attack and it will not be the last. Lucretia Ssenyonjo John and Peter Keogh chronicle the latest abuses at Kakuma and make an urgent plea for action.


This material is part of the Covid Chronicles from the Margins project, funded by The Open University and The Hague. The project aims to highlight the impact of the pandemic on refugees, asylum seekers & undocumented migrants.

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