Briefing paper


Published by: MMP

Region: Middle East




Protection & risksRefugees

Sheltering in Amman

Sudanese experiences and practices in a challenging urban environment

Building on previous studies, this article seeks to bring forth personal insights of Sudanese refugees in Jordan. Based on 40 interviews with refugees and humanitarian agencies and extensive participatory engagement, including visits to around 70 households between October 2015 and May 2017, this article explores the housing conditions and sheltering practices among Sudanese refugees in Amman.

This article is part of the Mixed Migration Platform (MMP) guest-authored series. The authors of this article are Dina Baslan, Anna Kvittingen and Maya Perlmann.