Ida Jeng


I am looking for my sister, Sabrina Sanders Hines. She found me about 10 yrs ago and since then we lost contact. She lived in Chelsea,AL when i met her and was married to Kerry Hines and had two kids at that time. Her mother’s name is Betty and her father is Johnny Sanders. Any […]


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Our March Newsletter is out!


Our March Newsletter is out! Follow the link to read about our new partnership with the Kenya Red Cross Society and the launch of our new platform!  


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BBC World Service part 2


BBC World Service part 2 Listen to Yonas tell the story of how he was reunited with his wife and daughter on the second part of the BBC feature on Refugees United!


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BBC World Service part 1


BBC World Service part 1 Listen to Mansour talk about his search for his missing family on this BBC feature on Refugees United.


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Heres a picture from a busy day at the new Refugees United offices.


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Uganda: Umaru Swaray, ‘Alone and Isolated by Other Refugees’


Nakivale — Umaru Swaray, 33, was a child soldier during Liberia’s civil war. Separated from his family, he walked for months crossing the continent to Uganda, searching for his family, who had escaped the war. He found them in Kampala in 2004 – on the day they were leaving for the Netherlands. Swaray’s parents and […]


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Q&A: Film helps empower young Ugandan refugee in Kenyan camp


Q&A: Film helps empower young Ugandan refugee in Kenyan camp Here’s an interview with Kate Ofwono, whose short films we’ve featured below. Amazing work that gives a good insight into what life is like living as a young girl in a refugee camp in Kenya.


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https://v.wordpress.com/wp-content/plugins/video/flvplayer.swf?ver=1.18 A Day in Life at Kakuma Refugee Camp: Part 3 Listen to Kate’s thoughts, ideas and dreams about the future.  (Source: https://v.wordpress.com/)


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https://v.wordpress.com/wp-content/plugins/video/flvplayer.swf?ver=1.18 A Day in Life at Kakuma Refugee Camp: Part 2 Listen to Kate talk about shelter, survival and sustenance. (Source: https://v.wordpress.com/)


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https://v.wordpress.com/wp-content/plugins/video/flvplayer.swf?ver=1.18 A Day In Life at Kakuma Refugee Camp – Part 1 of 3: Escape to Kenya Listen to Kate Ofwono tell the story about her escape as political refugee from Uganda, and about life as a young woman in a refugee camp. (Source: https://v.wordpress.com/)


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