Many LGBT+ refugees say they are not safe in Kenya as discrimination against sexual minorities is prevalent
Mbazira Moses, leader of the Refugee Flag Kenya advocacy group, threatened today to wage a hunger strike until 20 jailed LGBT refugees have been released from Nairobi-area cells.
In 2015 we launched the first legal aid service for LGBT people and their loved ones in Moscow.
LGBT+ asylum seekers should be recognised as particularly vulnerable and are often traumatised after fleeing persecution, said parliamentarians
The refugees were arrested en masse near the headquarters of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) in an upscale neighborhood of the Kenyan capital.
The U.N. moved about 200 LGBT+ refugees in December to the abandoned school on Nairobi's outskirts from the remote Kakuma camp where they were facing attacks
LGBT+ refugees in Kenya on Friday accused the United Nations of failing to provide adequate shelter and protection after they were forced to flee attacks at a refugee camp and relocated to an abandoned school on the outskirts of the capital, Nairobi.
The Refugee Coalition of East Africa's SPARK Fund is a program through which LGBTQI refugee entrepreneurs in East Africa can receive funding and mentorship to launch or expand a small business idea in partnership with All Out’s Grassroots Empowerment initiative.
Geoffrey Kasenene, a Ugandan refugee living in the Kakuma Refugee Camp in northwestern Kenya.
To UNHCR’s credit, they have now moved over 200 refugees from Kakuma to Nairobi on an emergency basis.
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