The first refugees to settle there were fleeing the Sudanese civil war that raged between 1983 and 2005.
The camp has since grown to host refugees from all over the continent. This includes Somalia, Ethiopia, Burundi, and also Uganda, Rwanda, and more. Today, most of the refugees living in Kakuma are either from South Sudan or Somalia.
We are putting every resource at our disposal to making StepUp.One delivers results. This is the last mile. We can give them food, shelter, education, and health but with StepUp.One, we can give them Hope.