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Supermodel Alek Wek visits a refugee camp in South Sudan. Photograph: UNHCR

Supermodel Alek Wek visits a refugee camp in South Sudan. Photograph: UNHCR

President of the government of South Sudan Salva Kiir Mayardit just before the Sudan referendum

President of the government of South Sudan Salva Kiir Mayardit just before the Sudan referendum

A former refugee who has returned to his home in Burundi, Adrian started a clothing shop with help from a UNDP scheme. 17,000 people are benefiting from UNDP's reintegration initiatives for both returning refugees and former combatants in Burundi.  Photo: UNDP Burundi

A former refugee who has returned to his home in Burundi, Adrian started a clothing shop with help from a UNDP scheme. 17,000 people are benefiting from UNDP's reintegration initiatives for both returning refugees and former combatants in Burundi. Photo: UNDP Burundi

A young south Sudanese boy celebrates independence. (UNDP photo)

A young south Sudanese boy celebrates independence. (UNDP photo)

A Sudanese boy holds his younger brother after arriving at the Yida refugee camp two days earlier July 6, 2012 in Yida, South Sudan. Yida refugee camp grows each day and now has swollen to 64,317, as the refugees continue to flee from South Kordofan in Sudan. The numbers of refugees arriving from North Sudan vary from 500 to 1,000 a day. Many new arrivals have walked from 3 to 5 days to reach the camp, most without food.

A Sudanese boy holds his younger brother after arriving at the Yida refugee camp two days earlier July 6, 2012 in Yida, South Sudan. Yida refugee camp grows each day and now has swollen to 64,317, as the refugees continue to flee from South Kordofan in Sudan. The numbers of refugees arriving from North Sudan vary from 500 to 1,000 a day. Many new arrivals have walked from 3 to 5 days to reach the camp, most without food.

UNHCR chief António Guterres visits Malian refugees in Damba camp, Burkina Faso together with Anne Richard, Assistant Secretary for the Bureau of Population, Refugees and Migration at the United States Department of State.  UNHCR/ H. Caux

UNHCR chief António Guterres visits Malian refugees in Damba camp, Burkina Faso together with Anne Richard, Assistant Secretary for the Bureau of Population, Refugees and Migration at the United States Department of State. UNHCR/ H. Caux

Alice formed a community-based organization to monitor and report cases of attempted mob justice in South Sudan. Learn more about UNDP's critical work in informal justice. PHOTO: UNDP   www.undp.org

Alice formed a community-based organization to monitor and report cases of attempted mob justice in South Sudan. Learn more about UNDP's critical work in informal justice. PHOTO: UNDP www.undp.org

A Somali boy waits for registration into Ifo refugee camp, which is part of the larger Dadaab camp located in Kenya. He joins thousands of other displaced drought victims who wait as long as ten days before becoming fully registered at the camp. - [Phil Moore/AFP/Getty Images]

A Somali boy waits for registration into Ifo refugee camp, which is part of the larger Dadaab camp located in Kenya. He joins thousands of other displaced drought victims who wait as long as ten days before becoming fully registered at the camp. - [Phil Moore/AFP/Getty Images]

Supermodel and refugee Alek Wek is "desperately worried" about the situation in Sudan.

Supermodel and refugee Alek Wek is "desperately worried" about the situation in Sudan.

Alek Wek's Refugee Journey - Sudan, 1986 International Rescue Committee, World Refugee Day 2012

Alek Wek's Refugee Journey - Sudan, 1986 International Rescue Committee, World Refugee Day 2012

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