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Fumbled repatriation sows fear in Bangladesh Rohingya camps

Fumbled repatriation sows fear in Bangladesh Rohingya camps

carolyn.simon@hrc.org January 26, 2018 0

Repatriation might not be immediately on the cards for many Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh, but the uncertainty is deeply unsettling

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Five migration trends to watch in 2018

Five migration trends to watch in 2018

dan.rafter@hrc.org January 17, 2018 0

2017 saw a host of new and quickly deepening humanitarian crises from Southeast Asia to Africa . But behind this rising tide of forced displacement was an isolationist and xenophobic political backdrop that

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Rohingya who fled Myanmar a second time are certain: "We can’t go back"

Rohingya who fled Myanmar a second time are certain: "We can’t go back"

dan.rafter@hrc.org January 17, 2018 0

Noor Mohammed fled to Bangladesh in 1991, only to return to his home in Myanmar a year later, lured by a promise of safety. Now, he’s back in Bangladesh, one of more than

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Red flags, rising Tunisians, and Myanmar’s Rakhine: The Cheat Sheet

Red flags, rising Tunisians, and Myanmar’s Rakhine: The Cheat Sheet

January 12, 2018 0

Every week, IRIN’s team of specialist editors scans the humanitarian horizon to curate a reading list on important and unfolding trends and events around the globe:   Red flags in Côte d'Ivoire  

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A disaster within a disaster: cyclone fears in fragile Rohingya camps

A disaster within a disaster: cyclone fears in fragile Rohingya camps

carolyn.simon@hrc.org December 20, 2017 0

In monsoon season, the Rohingya camps in Bangladesh are an accident waiting to happen

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Diphtheria in Bangladesh Rohingya camps expected to double every few days

Diphtheria in Bangladesh Rohingya camps expected to double every few days

December 12, 2017 0

Fears that the Rohingya camps in Bangladesh could be a ticking health crisis time-bomb now appear well-founded

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Security lapses at aid agency leave beneficiary data at risk

Security lapses at aid agency leave beneficiary data at risk

November 27, 2017 0

Aid agencies have put some projects on hold while reviewing the security of a popular online system for handling aid distributions, IRIN has learnt.

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Rohingya death count, war games, and a non-coup in Zimbabwe: The Cheat Sheet

Rohingya death count, war games, and a non-coup in Zimbabwe: The Cheat Sheet

carolyn.simon@hrc.org November 17, 2017 0

Every week, IRIN’s team of specialist editors scans the humanitarian horizon to curate a reading list on important and unfolding trends and events around the globe:   Plus ç a change in Zimbabwe

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‘I have to help my family’

‘I have to help my family’

dan.rafter@hrc.org November 2, 2017 0

The boy took a deep breath before lifting up two bags full of red bricks, balancing the load on his shoulders. The sun burned his bare feet as he walked through the refugee

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How do you build a health system from scratch in the middle of a refugee crisis?

How do you build a health system from scratch in the middle of a refugee crisis?

October 24, 2017 0

In Bangladesh, a makeshift medical operation is struggling to keep pace with Rohingya arrivals

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