Child Protection

UNHCR and its child protection partners, Lutheran World Federation (LWF) and Danish Refugee Council (DRC), are providing child protection case management in Kakuma and Kalobeyei. You can report child protection concerns in Kakuma to LWF and in Kalobeyei to DRC or you can contact UNHCR directly.

Partner Hotlines:

  • 0800721330 (LWF, tollfree, 24 hours)
  • 0800720414 (DRC, tollfree, 24 hours)

LWF Field Offices:

  • K1Z1&2 – next to UNHCR FP1
  • K1Z3&4 – opposite Don Bosco
  • K2&3 – Furaha Center 2 near Greenlight
  • K4 – near UNHCR FP4

DRC Field Offices:

  • V1 – Furaha Centre 1
  • V2 – Furaha Centre 2
  • V3 – CFS 3/DRC Women Empowerment Centre in N17

The child-friendly spaces (the Furaha Centers), managed by Waldorf, are currently closed for regular play activities due to COVID-19, however, some case management activities are still ongoing. Children have been playing outside the centers and partners have been engaging with them in adherence with physical distancing guidelines where they play.

IsraAID has developed child-friendly radio spots on COVID-19 prevention and psycho-social support, which are aired on Atanayece Radio Station 90.1 FM every day at 6:30am, 9:10 am, 1:30 pm and 7:30pm. Children and caregivers can call or SMS IsraAID on 0800720697 with feedback and questions.

For information on birth certificates and guardianship or custody applications kindly see Legal Advice and Documentation.

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