Category Archives: Poverty in Africa

Children bearing the brunt of South Sudan refugee crisis

South Sudanese refugee children look up as a truck pumps water into a reservoir on top of a water tower, in a section of the sprawling complex of mud-brick houses and tents that makes up the Bidi Bidi refugee settlement in northern Uganda. Bidi Bidi is now the world’s largest refugee settlement holding some of those who fled the civil war in South Sudan.

Somalia : Will its refugee and displacement crises ever be solved ?

 An internally displaced man eats a maize meal from the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) feeding program at the Sorrdo camp in Hodan district of Somalia’s capital Mogadishu.

Migrants rescued by the Topaz Responder, a rescue ship…

Migrants and refugees seated on a rubber boat wait to be rescued by the Topaz Responder, a rescue ship run by Maltese NGO Moas and the Italian Red Cross off the Libyan coast.

Africans feel forgotten in Europe’s migrant crisis

 An African migrant lies on the ground after crossing a border fence between Morocco and Spain’s north African enclave of Ceuta. .