Ogoni refugees

Resolution number: 
May 2009

the Ogoni people of the Niger Delta of Nigeria, in the number of about 1,000 persons, have been living in Kpomasse refugee camp in Benin for a period of approximately 10 years;

Therefore be it resolved: 

That the CCR advocate on behalf of the Ogoni refugee population in Benin for a resolution of their situation, including potential resettlement.

Working Group: 
Overseas Protection and Resettlement