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Somalia: Information on whether there are orphans and unaccompanied minors in Kenyan refugee camps and on how they are treated

Publisher Canada: Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada
Author Research Directorate, Immigration and Refugee Board, Canada
Publication Date 1 January 1997
Citation / Document Symbol SOM25567.E
Cite as Canada: Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada, Somalia: Information on whether there are orphans and unaccompanied minors in Kenyan refugee camps and on how they are treated, 1 January 1997, SOM25567.E, available at: http://www.refworld.org/docid/3ae6acf18.html [accessed 13 July 2014]
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Information on whether there are orphans and unaccompanied minors in Kenyan refugee camps and on how they are treated could not be found among the sources consulted by the DIRB. However, for general information on orphans and unaccompanied minors in Kenyan refugee camps, please consult the attached documents.

This Response was prepared after researching publicly accessible information currently available to the DIRB within time constraints. This Response is not, and does not purport to be, conclusive as to the merit of any particular claim to refugee status or asylum. Please find below the additional list of sources consulted in researching this Information Request.

Attachment

Information Bulletin [Nairobi]. June 1993. "Social Services," p. 9.

____. June 1993. "Children Victims of War," p. 11.

Additional Sources Consulted

Africa Confidential [London]. Weekly.

Africa Research Bulletin: Political, Social and Cultural Series [London]. Monthly.

Country Reports on Human Rights Practices for 1995. 1996. United States Department of State. Washington, DC: United States Government Printing Office.

Horn of Africa Bulletin [Uppsala]. Bimonthly.

New African [London]. Monthly.

West Africa [London]. Weekly.

On-line search on NEXIS database.

Oral sources.

Five oral sources did not provide information on the requested subject.

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