#Myanmar

  • Article: UN Accuses Myanmar of Creating ‘Apartheid State’ and Threatens to Withhold Aid

    UN Accuses Myanmar of Creating ‘Apartheid State’ and Threatens to Withhold Aid

    By Joe McCarthy|June 17, 2019

    “Rakhine has been an apartheid state for years.” Read more

  • Article: This Entrepreneur Is Giving Recycled Bikes to Poor Students in His Native Myanmar

    This Entrepreneur Is Giving Recycled Bikes to Poor Students in His Native Myanmar

    By Gabrielle Deonath|June 7, 2019

    A nonprofit buys bikes from bike-share companies to provide transportation to school. Read more

  • Article: These Drones Are Saving Myanmar's Famous Mangrove Forests

    These Drones Are Saving Myanmar's Famous Mangrove Forests

    By Joe McCarthy|April 12, 2019

    Mangroves are disappearing faster than other types of trees. Read more

  • Article: Angelina Jolie Says ‘We Cannot Say We Had No Warning’ About Rohingya Crisis

    Angelina Jolie Says ‘We Cannot Say We Had No Warning’ About Rohingya Crisis

    By Daniele Selby|Feb. 5, 2019

    The actress and superstar humanitarian is currently in Bangladesh visiting refugee camps. Read more

  • Article: Aid Workers Prepare for the Long Haul in Rohingya Refugee Camps as Crisis Continues

    Aid Workers Prepare for the Long Haul in Rohingya Refugee Camps as Crisis Continues

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Feb. 4, 2019

    "But this emergency is not over yet. Still the Rohingyas need our help and support." Read more

  • Article: After 45,000 of You Called for Justice for Rohingya Children, the UK Government Responded

    After 45,000 of You Called for Justice for Rohingya Children, the UK Government Responded

    By Imogen Calderwood|Save the Children UK|Dec. 18, 2018

    “It is essential that the perpetrators of atrocities are brought to justice.” Read more

  • Article: Angelina Jolie Is Bringing a Film Festival Combatting Sexual Violence in Conflict to London

    Angelina Jolie Is Bringing a Film Festival Combatting Sexual Violence in Conflict to London

    By Imogen Calderwood|Nov. 26, 2018

    The British Film Institute hosted the festival in London. Read more

  • Article: Rohingya Repatriation Postponed After Refugees Refuse to Return to Myanmar

    Rohingya Repatriation Postponed After Refugees Refuse to Return to Myanmar

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 19, 2018

    The Rohingya want their human rights guaranteed. Read more