The woman behind two development 'justice' Twitter campaigns

A screenshot of the Twitter homepage. Photo by: Andy Melton / CC BY-SA

Twitter recently welcomed a new handle: @DadaabSecurity.

Those who followed Steve Dennis’ court case with the Norwegian Refugee Council will quickly find a connection. Dennis asked his former employer for additional compensation for injuries he suffered from his kidnapping in 2012 in Dadaab refugee camp. The Oslo District Court found the Norwegian Refugee Council to be "grossly negligent in regards to the safeguarding of staff." Dennis was awarded $520,000.

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    Jenny Lei Ravelo

    Jenny Lei Ravelo is a Devex Senior Reporter based in Manila. She covers global health, with a particular focus on the World Health Organization, and other development and humanitarian aid trends in Asia Pacific. Prior to Devex, she wrote for ABS-CBN, one of the largest broadcasting networks in the Philippines, and was a copy editor for various international scientific journals. She received her journalism degree from the University of Santo Tomas.