Burkina Faso’s Thousands of Invisible IDPs Cut Off From Support

June 20, 2021 02:03 AM
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The U.N. has called Burkina Faso's 1.2 million internally displaced people the world's fastest growing humanitarian crisis, but the government refuses to recognize thousands of IDPs, who get no support. And media access has been closed to over a million IDPs living in official camps. Reporter Henry Wilkins follows a day in the life of one such "invisible" IDP in this report from Ouagadougou.

Camera: Henry Wilkins.