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...

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

October 24, 2017
October 24, 2017

Tall task in hand

The threat of infectious diseases looms large in Cox's Bazar Rohingya refugee camps as well as the local communities and beyond with hardly any sign of the Myanmar nationals going back anytime...

October 23, 2017
October 23, 2017

No real progress yet

Rohingyas have been telling the world numerous stories of horror, loss, murder, rape and villages burned to the ground over the last two months. The world's media have been flooded with their...

October 13, 2017
October 13, 2017

A baby born into chaos

Mohammed Jubayed came into the world shortly after midday in a baking hot military tent in the chaos of a vast refugee camp in Bangladesh, now home to nearly a million Rohingya.

October 11, 2017
October 11, 2017

Fear of HIV spread grows

Health officials in Cox's Bazar fear spread of HIV/AIDS in the refugee camps as a rising number of Rohingyas have been diagnosed with the disease.

October 1, 2017
October 1, 2017

Weighed down by age, anguish

As the sun's first light fell across the hills of Balukhali in Ukhia, a frailly built Mohammad Syed could be seen trying his best to walk quicker with the help of a wooden stick.

September 28, 2017
September 28, 2017

Heat, unsafe water take toll on kids

Wrapping his two-year-old daughter in a towel, Jiraman Ali was walking fast towards a medial camp near their temporary shelter at Balukhali in Ukhia.