string(7) "Turkana" South Sudan Situation - Kenya - Turkana
South Sudan Situation
Information Sharing Portal
Information Sharing Portal
EN FR

Kenya Turkana

name1 name2
35,200 Individuals
Total Refugees
Base Layer

Population


This map does not imply official endorsement or acceptance by the United Nations

Refugees from South Sudan in Turkana: Post 15 Dec 2013

71,421


Last Updated 30 Sep 2017


Source - UNHCR

Refugees and asylum-seekers from South Sudan in Turkana: Pre 15 Dec 2013

32,598


Last Updated 30 Sep 2017


Source - UNHCR

Refugees and asylum-seekers from South Sudan in Turkana: Total

104,019


Last Updated 30 Sep 2017


Source - UNHCR

Demography
Male (52.6%) Age (47.4%) Female
8.1% 0 - 4 7.9%
14.8% 5 - 11 12.6%
13.6% 12 - 17 8.6%
15.9% 18 - 59 17.4%
0.3% 60 + 0.8%

  Refugees and asylum-seekers from South Sudan in Turkana: Total

Drag the sliders to zoom to a specific date range

  Breakdown by Settlement

Settlement Current Total    
77,092
18,538
Individuals
Households
74.1 %
26,927
5,724
Individuals
Households
25.9 %

  Breakdown by Country of Origin

Country of Origin Current Total    
104,019
24,262
Individuals
Households
100 %

   Latest Documents

  Who's Doing What Where?

  View the list of our partners in this operation
Child Protection
DRC
LWF
UNHCR Kenya
Community Services
DRC
IOM
JRS
Education
AAH-I
AAR Japan
LWF
PWJ
UNHCR Kenya
WTK
Environment
FAO
GiZ
LOKADO
Sanivation
UNHCR Kenya
WFP
WV
Food
NRC
WFP
WV
Health
AIC
AMREF
IRC
KRC
UNHCR Kenya
HIV/AIDS
IRC
KRC
Livelihood
AAH-I
DB
DRC
FH
FilmAid
GiZ
LWF
NCCK
NRC
SwissContact
WV
Logistics
UNHCR Kenya
Nutrition
IRC
KRC
Protection
LWF
Shelter
UNHCR Kenya
Water & Sanitation
Sanivation

  Highlights

458 households have benefited from kitchen gardens aimed at improving food security at household level in Kalobeyei settlement.
31 Aug 2017
Good Neighbors International (GNI), a Korean NGO will partner with UNHCR to initiate the construction of a secondary school in Kakuma camp with a capacity to host 1,000 students.
14 Jul 2017
Over 3,500 new arrivals to benefit from the opening of 3 temporary schools, put up to decongest the existing school, in Kalobeyei settlement by UNHCR in collaboration with WFP, UNICEF, and partners.
13 Jun 2017
The UN Refugee Agency has organized a Mr. and Miss 2017 World Refugee Day beauty pageant that will see contestants from the refugee and host community compete for this year’s title. Auditions have been conducted and a total of 30 contestants selected from Kakuma and Kalobeyei to compete in this year’s beauty pageant. The event is set to take place on the 19th June 2017 at Liz Ahua Hall in Kakuma 3.
09 Jun 2017
The UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) and livelihood partners will, from 16 – 18 June, hold the World Refuge Day Market Day at Kakuma 3 (opposite the reception centre). The market day themed ‘Bei Nafuu, Bidhaa Bora’ is aimed at unlocking marketing opportunity for refugee and host community entrepreneurs.
06 Jun 2017

  Upcoming Events


Thursday, 26th October 2017

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Education Working Group Meeting - Kakuma
Location: Old Cafeteria - UNHCR Compound Kakuma
Contact: Mohamud Hure (hure@unhcr.org)



Tuesday, 31st October 2017

9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Livelihood Working Group Meeting - Kakuma
Location: Conference Room - UNHCR Compound Kakuma
Chaired By: Fungayi Mutasa
Contact: Fungayi Mutasa (mutasa@unhcr.org)



Tuesday, 28th November 2017

9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Livelihood Working Group Meeting - Kakuma
Location: Conference Room - UNHCR Compound Kakuma
Chaired By: Fungayi Mutasa
Contact: Fungayi Mutasa (mutasa@unhcr.org)



Thursday, 30th November 2017

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Education Working Group Meeting - Kakuma
Location: Old Cafeteria - UNHCR Compound Kakuma
Contact: Mohamud Hure (hure@unhcr.org)



Tuesday, 26th December 2017

9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Livelihood Working Group Meeting - Kakuma
Location: Conference Room - UNHCR Compound Kakuma
Chaired By: Fungayi Mutasa
Contact: Fungayi Mutasa (mutasa@unhcr.org)



Thursday, 28th December 2017

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Education Working Group Meeting - Kakuma
Location: Old Cafeteria - UNHCR Compound Kakuma
Contact: Mohamud Hure (hure@unhcr.org)



  Sectoral Working Groups