Author: Victor Grössling

Victor Grössling is a senior studying journalism, economics, and spanish. He enjoys film making, music, and the exploring culture and diversity. Victor is hopeful to become a filmmaker and story teller, documenting world phenomena and creating narratives that people can be inspired by.

Victor Grössling traveled with Daily Monitor reporter Frederic Musisi to Yumbe District to cover the refugee settlements in northern Uganda.

MOYO, UGANDA – A crop of newly arrived refugees idle at Palorinya settlement’s reception center, arranged in parallel lines. They have just escaped brutal ethnic violence in South Sudan. They now begin a new journey: making lives for themselves in Uganda’s crowded settlements. Since December 2013, internal conflict in South Sudan, the world’s newest country, has […]

ARUA, UGANDA — Uganda hosts three resettlement centers in the country’s northern districts at Imvepi in Arua, Bidi Bidi in Yumbe, and Palorinya in Moyo. These settlements primarily cater to South Sudanese refugees fleeing civil war that began in 2013. There are currently more than 1.9 million displaced people from South Sudan, almost half of […]


Nick Trombola and Victor Grössling worked with Daily Monitor staffer Frederic Musisi on a video about refugee resettlement in the norther part of Uganda.

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