Abala Refugee Camp Opened since March 2012 - October 2013 Camp Profiles

from UN High Commissioner for Refugees
Published on 31 Oct 2013

In March 2012, Abala camp received refugees who were moved from spontaneous sites (Chinegodrar, Miel, Tigizefan, Kizamwe and others who settled in Abala town) situated at the Malian border. The camp has a capacity to host 10,000 people. In April 2013, UNHCR Niger launched the Gas project, to provide alternative domestic energy to refugee households.