rohingya camp

For the good of the community

Waking up early in the morning, Jaheda Begum finishes her household chores quickly. Taking her breakfast, she comes out of her home in a Rohingya camp and rushes to a place where Rohingya women like her meet every day at 9:00am.

October 14, 2021
October 14, 2021

Is Bhashan Char really the answer to the Rohingya crisis?

Bhashan Char has lately become a topic of critical debate in the refugee relocation discourse. It is a reality that comes with a harsh reminder of demographic changes within the Rohingya refugee camps in Cox’s Bazar and the limits of a highly populated state in supporting an incredibly high number of foreign nationals living in its territory.

June 22, 2019
June 22, 2019

For the good of the community

Waking up early in the morning, Jaheda Begum finishes her household chores quickly. Taking her breakfast, she comes out of her home in a Rohingya camp and rushes to a place where Rohingya women like her meet every day at 9:00am.

April 25, 2019
April 25, 2019

Fire at Rohingya camp

At least 22 makeshift houses and a mosque were gutted in a fire at Balukhai Rohingya camp in Ukhia upazila of Cox’s Bazar yesterday.

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.

June 13, 2018
June 13, 2018

Danger looms in Rohingya camps

Spokesperson of UNHCR Caroline Gluck said heavy and continuous shower in the Rohingya settlements puts hundreds of thousands of Rohingyas at a major risk.

April 29, 2018
April 29, 2018

Keep pressure on Myanmar to expedite repatriation

Bangladesh government has urged the visiting UN Security Council delegation to keep pressure on the Myanmar government to speed up the repatriation process and to recognise the Rohingya situation as a crisis.

March 21, 2018
March 21, 2018

TREES, HILLS RAZED by ROHINGYAS

It was around eleven in the morning.

January 14, 2018
January 14, 2018

40,000 'orphans'

Thousands of children saw horror unfolding in their homes in Myanmar and they fled to safety in Bangladesh after walking through jungles and hills for days.

October 31, 2017
October 31, 2017

Condemnation not enough

BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia has called upon international organisations and communities as well as the Bangladesh government to step up efforts to ensure Rohingyas' safe return to Myanmar.

October 26, 2017
October 26, 2017

Dhaka pushing for special UN session

Dhaka has intensified diplomatic efforts for the UN Human Rights Council to hold a special session and adopt a