Tag: refugees

Henry Mugisha on promotion of commercial farming, economic inclusion for refugees

The Global Resilience Partnership (GRP) announced the 16 winners of their Innovation Challenge, focused on surfacing resilience solutions across Africa and Asia. One of those winners was the Water Governance Institute and Executive Director, Henry Mugisha joins CNBC Africa for more.

Rwanda issues refugees with international passports

Rwanda is issuing refugees with international travel documents that will ease their movements across borders. The government of Rwanda is issuing the travel documents jointly with the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees.

UNHCR launches ‘LuQuLuQu’ campaign to solve Africa’s refugee crisis

UNHCR launches 'LuQuLuQu' campaign to solve Africa's refugee crisis

The plight of Africa’s refugees

The plight of Africa's refugees

Forbes Woman Africa wins international awards

Forbes Woman Africa wins international awards

Crisis? What crisis? World ignores displaced Africans – aid agency

DAKAR (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - The world pays the least attention to humanitarian crises when they force Africans from their homes, dashing hopes of peace, hindering reconstruction and increasing the risk of...

Kenya’s conundrum: Can it ensure national security while still admitting refugees?

The world has become a hostile place for refugees. The narrative often used to justify such actions is national security. The cornerstone of international refugee law is the principle of non-refoulement. This...

Worried about Trump, asylum seekers walk cold road to Canada

Manitoba's Welcome Place refugee agency helped 91 claimants between Nov. 1 and Jan. 25 - more than the agency normally sees in a year.