The following testimonies were shared by refugees, internally displaced persons and other persons of concern to UNHCR across the West and Central Africa Region. All stories were collected with their informed consent. Their first names as well as their country of origin have been changed. The photos are illustrative.
June Munala is the Senior advisor (OIC) of the Division of International Protection of UNHCR-HQ. She is particularly interested in issues of gender and International law and worked for several years with the Office of the Attorney General in Kenya.
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