June Munala

United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees


June Munala is an assistant protection officer with the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, where she works primarily with the sexual and gender-based Violence program. She is particularly interested in issues of gender and international law. She worked for several years with the Office of the Attorney General in Kenya.

Featured Work

NOV 5, 2003 Article

Human Rights Dialogue (1994–2005): Series 2 No. 10 (Fall 2003): Violence Against Women: Articles: Combating FGM in Kenya's Refugee Camps

In her fight against female genital mutilation among refugees, June Munala finds that securing the involvement of everyone in the camp community is essential.