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Refugees sow crops with Kenyan hosts and reap integration

Kenyan villager Ekeno Pedo never considered that golden fields of sorghum – or indeed any crop – might one day flourish on the outskirts of his village in drought-stricken Turkana county. The idea was to develop an agricultural project that would help bring together the new arrivals and locals. Residents and refugees alike say it has worked well.

A South Sudanese refugee winnows maize grains within Kalobeyei Settlement outside the Kakuma refugee camp in Turkana county. /REUTERS

Source: https://www.the-star.co.ke

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