Boko Haram

This decade brought us Trump and Brexit, creating a fractured political landscape that presided over a world facing humanitarian crises. In the UK, terror attacks at the Manchester Arena and London Bridge shocked the nation, while around the world conflict killed hundreds of thousands, from Boko Haram to Islamic State.
Nigeria's deeply entrenched stigma around sexual violence and extremism means the Chibok girls, and others like them, face an uncertain future in the very communities meant to welcome them back with open arms.
The girls we held for a month before Boko Haram gave the majority of them back, with an ominous warning, telling them to never put their daughters in school again.
We are all at risk of forgetting one of the world’s most complex and urgent humanitarian crises
A total of 276 girls were taken from school in April 2014.
'As far as our girls are concerned, they have been abandoned.'