The 2019 Joint Response Plan for the Rohingya refugee response is only 69 per cent funded, as of 31 December 2019, with USD 636 million received against the overall needs of USD 920 million. The United States leads the donor list with $246.4m and it is followed by the...read more
After the Japanese ambassador to Myanmar Ichiro Murayama’s statement, Japan-based Rohingya advocacy groups have blamed Japan of siding with Myanmar's military. Zaw Min Htut who is the Vice President of Burmese Rohingya Association in Japan (BRAJ) stated "Today Japan...read more
Today, China's President Xi Jinping will begin his two-day visit in Myanmar to celebrate their 70th anniversary of China-Myanmar relation. Regarding the trip, the Amnesty International urged China to stop protecting Myanmar by using their position on the UN Security...read more
Yesterday, the Arakan Rohingya National Organization (ARNO) has issued a statement debunking against a report that Myanmar's Ministry of Foreign Affairs released on 8th January 2020. The report titles "Rakhine State: A Snapshot of Myanmar's current efforts for peace...read more
On Monday, The British government has publicly welcomed the Rohingya genocide case at the International Court of Justice (ICJ). British Foreign Office Minister Heather Wheeler MP stated “UK Ministers have repeatedly expressed their profound concern at the horrific...read more
On Tuesday, the Burma Campaign Uk has published a "Boycott List" of 149 products and brands covering a wide range of sectors from construction, media, entertainment, agricultural products and trade. The idea behind the publishment of Boycott List is to make people...read more
JOINT RESPONSE PLAN
FOR ROHINGYA HUMANITARIAN CRISIS
On Friday, The Indian Supreme Court has issued a notice seeking a reply from the Central and State Governments on the PIL field for identifying and repatriating Rohingya and Bangladeshis living in India. Ashwani Upadhyay, a lawyer and BJP leader, who has submitted the...read more
On Monday, almost 200 Rohingyas were sent back to their hometown - Rakhine State after a failed voyage attempt to flee away on last month. The Myanmar navy seized them and send them to the detention centre. According to Dailymail.uk the group of 173 Rohingyas were...read more
On Sunday, a team of young lawyers lead by a Burmese law Professor Yee Mon Htun ( Clinical Instructor and Lecturer) from Harvard school of law conducted a training program for the Rohingya Youth Association (RYA). The program was followed by another training session...read more
On Monday, Myanmar village administrators of the Western region (Rakhine and Chin) claimed they will resign if the State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi neglects the investigation process of the death of one of the village admin who was killed recently by their very own...read more
Since yesterday, a four-week-long vaccination campaign against Rubella (German measles or three-day measles) began at Rohingya refugee camps of Cox’s Bazar which aims to vaccinate over 315,000 Rohingya children. Rubella is a contagious viral infection which includes a...read more
Earlier on Wednesday, 19 Rohingyas has escaped from the Thai detention centre using a piece of cloth to climb down the window of 3rd floor from Thailand's southern Songkhla province. The city is just a few kilometres away from the Thai-Malaysian border. Thai police...read more
Rakhine state located on the western coast of Myanmar also the second poorest state in Myanmar. According to the World Bank, about 15 per cent of Myanmar’s poor resides at Rakhine state where most of the Rohingya lives. The state is also highly vulnerable to...
Since yesterday, a four-week-long vaccination campaign against Rubella (German measles or three-day measles) began at Rohingya refugee camps of Cox’s Bazar which aims to vaccinate over 315,000 Rohingya children. Rubella is a contagious viral infection which includes a...