#Rohingya

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

    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: Drugs and Violence Threaten Rohingya Men in the World's Largest Refugee Camp
    Citizenship

    Drugs and Violence Threaten Rohingya Men in the World's Largest Refugee Camp

    Feb. 8, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Having inadequate services for teens leaves them vulnerable to human trafficking and exploitation. Read more

  • Article: Rohingya Refugee Women Are Now Playing Sports and Doing Jobs Once Reserved for Men
    Girls & Women

    Rohingya Refugee Women Are Now Playing Sports and Doing Jobs Once Reserved for Men

    Feb. 6, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "This is the first time I have ever done any kind of work like this." Read more

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

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

    Feb. 4, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

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

  • Article: Rohingya Refugee Children Finally Get to Learn Again With 1,600 New School Centers
    Education

    Rohingya Refugee Children Finally Get to Learn Again With 1,600 New School Centers

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 24, 2019

    The organization wants to reach 260,000 children by the end of the year. Read more

  • Article: This Program Empowers the World's Girls by Bringing Health Classes to Their Communities
    Water & Sanitation

    This Program Empowers the World's Girls by Bringing Health Classes to Their Communities

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 18, 2019

    “We’re arming girls and young women to make decisions for themselves.” Read more

  • Article: Green Technology Provides Safe Drinking Water for Thousands of Rohingya Refugees
    Water & Sanitation

    Green Technology Provides Safe Drinking Water for Thousands of Rohingya Refugees

    Jan. 10, 2019|Voice of America

    The UNHCR aims to provide 20 liters of safe water to every refugee on a daily basis. Read more

  • Article: 6 Epic Things UK Global Citizens Helped Achieve in 2018
    ImpactCitizenship

    6 Epic Things UK Global Citizens Helped Achieve in 2018

    By Imogen Calderwood|Dec. 20, 2018

    Who can even remember February? We can! And here’s why. Read more