Rohingya children

September 30, 2018
September 30, 2018

A classroom in a backpack

Orange backpacks, with the word “Sputnique” on them, made their way to different corners of the country. And somehow, everywhere these backpacks, each weighing about five kilograms, went, they...

September 25, 2018
September 25, 2018

Invest in Myanmar as well for Rohingya children’s education: PM

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina urges the international community to invest in Myanmar too so that the Rohingya children can enjoy their rights, including that to education, upon their return to their...

May 24, 2018
May 24, 2018

Open your hearts, treat Rohingya children as your own: Priyanka

Unicef Goodwill Ambassador and Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra says the world should learn from Bangladesh how to stand beside the distressed humanity.

January 23, 2018
January 23, 2018

Diphtheria cases keep coming up

Although the first round of diphtheria vaccination is over in Cox's Bazar, new cases of infection among the Rohingyas and the locals continue to be reported in the district every day.

January 15, 2018
January 15, 2018

Rohingya children must be protected

We are appalled to learn that there are around 40,000 orphans among the three lakh children in the Rohingya refugee camps in Bangladesh.

December 6, 2017
December 6, 2017

Hunger gnaws at Rohingya children in camps

Along with an estimated 625,000 Rohingyas who have fled Myanmar for camps in Bangladesh since late August, hundreds of thousands of mothers are struggling to feed themselves and their babies.

November 11, 2017
November 11, 2017

Rohingya children face harsh reality

When much of the camp around her is still fast asleep, Radia, 12, wakes up at 5:00am and quickly buries herself in her Quran study. Throughout the day, she spends as much time as she can -- eight...

October 16, 2017
October 16, 2017

Rohingya Orphans: 14,740 and counting

A total of 14,740 orphan Rohingya children have been identified since September 20 when the process started in the settlements in Ukhia and Teknaf.

September 30, 2017
September 30, 2017

Unicef to open 1,300 new schools for Rohingya children

Unicef will establish more than 1,300 new learning centres for Rohingya children who have fled Myanmar violence to Bangladesh since August 25.

September 4, 2017
September 4, 2017

‘Rohingya children beheaded, men burnt alive by Myanmar troops’

Rohingya children and women are being massacred, burnt alive and are fleeing their homes as reports of renewed persecution against Rohingya Muslims living in the Rakhine State of Myanmar dominates...