Ugandan LGBT refugees in Kenya seek resettlement in safer place
by Global Press News Service
After fleeing Uganda after it outlawed homosexuality, Ugandan gays and lesbians who fled to Kenya say they continue to face persecution.
Apr 5, 2017
Threats to close world’s largest refugee camp echo in Seattle
by Sarah Stuteville
In the wake of terrorist attacks, Kenya is threatening to close Dadaab refugee camp. That has Seattle-area refugees worried about family still living there.
May 13, 2016
UN official speaks about engaging Seattle in refugee crisis
by Goorish Wibneh
The Seattle Globalist and Crosscut caught up with Kelly Clements, the deputy high commissioner for refugees for the United Nations refugee agency.
Apr 22, 2016
Grassroots gathering to explore bringing Syrian refugees to Seattle
by Venice Buhain
Worldwide focus on the Syrian refugee crisis grew this week, as pictures emerged of a Syrian toddler who drowned while his family tried to reach Greece.
Sep 3, 2015