Brendan Bannon is a photojournalist on assignment for Polaris Images: "I first went to the Dadaab refugee camp, close to the border between Kenya and Somalia, at the end of 2006. Dadaab has become the largest refugee camp in the world, and Kenya’s fourth largest city: 440,000 people have gathered in makeshift shelters, made of branches and tarps.

Dadaab refugee camp

Brendan Bannon is a photojournalist on assignment for Polaris Images: "I first went to the Dadaab refugee camp, close to the border between Kenya and Somalia, at the end of 2006. Dadaab has become the largest refugee camp in the world, and Kenya’s fourth largest city: 440,000 people have gathered in makeshift shelters, made of branches and tarps.

Inside the Dadaab refugee camp in Kenya.

Inside the Dadaab refugee camp in Kenya.

Somalian refugees wait in the registration area of the Dagahaley refugee camp, part of the Dadaab refugee settlement.

Somalian refugees wait in the registration area of the Dagahaley refugee camp, part of the Dadaab refugee settlement.

Life in Dadaab: being a head teacher in Kenya's massive refugee camp - Kenya | ReliefWeb

Life in Dadaab: being a head teacher in Kenya's massive refugee camp - Kenya | ReliefWeb

Tragic events happen in the life of Amria. A village nearby is being massacred. The main character and her family had to flee to a refugee camp!

Somalian immigrant convicted of rape claims it is his HUMAN RIGHT to stay in UK

Tragic events happen in the life of Amria. A village nearby is being massacred. The main character and her family had to flee to a refugee camp!

Displaced People At Dadaab Refugee Camp As Severe Drought Continues To Ravage East Africa

Displaced People At Dadaab Refugee Camp As Severe Drought Continues To Ravage East Africa

Child Soldiers: Surviving Boko Haram

Child Soldiers: Surviving Boko Haram

Somalis arrive at Kenya's Dadaab refugee camp in July 2011. The Kenyan's government's hardline stance on the camp's closure following the Garissa University attack may be softening slightly.

Kenya softens its position on proposed closure of Dadaab refugee camp

Somalis arrive at Kenya's Dadaab refugee camp in July 2011. The Kenyan's government's hardline stance on the camp's closure following the Garissa University attack may be softening slightly.

Day 20: Kahie, 27, a Somali refugee who has lived in Dadaab refugee camp since 1991, washes his feet before praying. “ I am lucky to have a job working as a translator for the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR). I usually break my fast by sharing meals with friends and neighbours who don’t have as much as I do. I feel like my Muslim brothers and sisters, and even those that are not Muslims, are closer to me than ever during this month." Photo & text by Brendan Bannon for…

Day 20: Kahie, 27, a Somali refugee who has lived in Dadaab refugee camp since 1991, washes his feet before praying. “ I am lucky to have a job working as a translator for the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR). I usually break my fast by sharing meals with friends and neighbours who don’t have as much as I do. I feel like my Muslim brothers and sisters, and even those that are not Muslims, are closer to me than ever during this month." Photo & text by Brendan Bannon for…

DADAAB: Get There or Die Trying.   Dadaab: Get There or Die Trying is a documentary that showcases the harrowing journey that Somali refugees have to take before they can reach Dadaab Refugee Camp in Kenya.   The documentary was made by a group of young filmmakers to fundraise for the Survival Packs campaign.

DADAAB: Get There or Die Trying. Dadaab: Get There or Die Trying is a documentary that showcases the harrowing journey that Somali refugees have to take before they can reach Dadaab Refugee Camp in Kenya. The documentary was made by a group of young filmmakers to fundraise for the Survival Packs campaign.

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