Kenya’s new integration plan for refugees: Hope or hype?

Researcher and advisor on the refugee and migrant right team of amnesty international Victor Nyamori discusses the new plan of Kenya to integrate 600.000 refugees fully into the national economy.

Dubbed the Shirika Plan, it aims to turn the camps – some of the largest in the world – into self-reliant communities where refugees can live, work, and set up businesses among their local hosts. But is it living up to the hype?