Cox's Bazar Rohingya camps

Second fire this week at Rohingya camp

Over a hundred makeshift households, some NGO run primary schools and a health centre are gutted by fire at Kutupalang Rohingya camp in Ukhia of Cox’s Bazar. This is the second fire in less than a week that occurred in the cramped Rohingya settlements.

June 20, 2022
June 20, 2022

Have we already started seeing the Rohingya refugee crisis differently?

The 2022 JRP has five strategic objectives to support the affected Bangladeshi and Rohingya populations.

May 17, 2020
May 17, 2020

Second fire this week at Rohingya camp

Over a hundred makeshift households, some NGO run primary schools and a health centre are gutted by fire at Kutupalang Rohingya camp in Ukhia of Cox’s Bazar. This is the second fire in less than a week that occurred in the cramped Rohingya settlements.

May 12, 2020
May 12, 2020

100 makeshift houses gutted at Ukhia Rohingya camp fire

At least 100 makeshift houses are gutted in a fire at Kutupalong Rohingya camp in Ukhia upazila of Cox’s Bazar.

April 26, 2020
April 26, 2020

14 shops gutted in Cox’s Bazar Rohingya camp

At least 14 tin-roofed shops were gutted at Kutupalang Rohingya refugee camp in Ukhia upazila of Cox's Bazar early today.

December 8, 2018
December 8, 2018

Tree felling falls

Exhausted Rohingyas walking with loads of firewood on their heads used to be a common sight around the refugee camps in Cox's Bazar, raising concerns about the long-term impact on the forest.

August 4, 2018
August 4, 2018

A tale of a 'relief market'

A few yards from his shanty, Naser sits with some fine rice, oil, lentil, several toiletries, utensils and even some over-the-counter medicines. The everyday essentials given to Rohingya refugees by some international donor agencies are in good quality.

July 5, 2018
July 5, 2018

Heavy rains worsening Rohingya sufferings

Executive Director of United Nations Fund for Population Activities (UNFPA) Natalia Kanem has said the heavy rainfall in the Rohingya camps in Cox's Bazar and its impact are already compounding the sufferings of the Rohingyas, even as they try to rebuild their lives.

June 11, 2018
June 11, 2018

Landslide, rain batter Rohingya camps

Rohingya refugees have witnessed landslides at the camps in Ukhia and Teknaf upazilas of Cox's Bazar amid heavy showers and strong winds forcing the authorities to move at least 100 families to safety yesterday.