The policy choices and the decisions made in terms of dealing with the return of refugees are today at odds with the reality of these people’s lives.
MS shared this article, which discusses the return of IDPs in Kenya.
One phrase strikes me as “universally” applicable to refugees and IDPs who are considering return:
“Why are they ignoring our sentiments and resorting to forcing resolutions down our throats? We are the victims and our views have to be considered,” said an angry woman.
Save the date, World Refugee Day is June 20th.