Resilience In The Face of Terrorism: Victims' Voices From Cameroon

  • 9 10
  • 2019
  • 3min
Resilience In The Face of Terrorism: Victims' Voices From Cameroon
  • English
  • English

This episode of UN In Action focuses on the terrorism victims in Cameroon. A conflict that has forced hundreds of thousands of people to flee their land.

Resilience In The Face of Terrorism: Victims' Voices From Cameroon
  • English
  • English

Resilience In The Face of Terrorism: Victims' Voices From Cameroon

When Boko Haram came for her family, Wala Matari dressed her sons as girls, hoping to stop them being recruited by the terrorist group. 

Wala, from northern Cameroon, is just one of millions of people who have been displaced in the Lake Chad Basin area. 

The impact of the violence caused by Boko Haram has spread from Nigeria’s Borno State to Cameroon, Niger and Chad.