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Minister of Home Affairs Stephen Kampyongo says the security situation in the refugee camps in Nchelenge and along the border with the Democratic ... said screening of refugees has continued by security officers who have established a permanent presence at both the border and in the refugee camps.
More than 620,000 Rohingya Muslims have fled from Myanmar to Bangladesh in the last three months. There are now over 800,000 Rohingya living in two camps -- Kutupalong and Balukhali -- around Cox's Bazar in southern Bangladesh. Two satellite images show how much the camps have grown in ...

The government of Ethiopia says it will close all 27 refugee camps in its territory over the next 10 years and integrate residents into local communities. "There will be a gradual transition from a camp-based protection model to supporting refugees directly within host communities," Zeynu Jemal, deputy ...
As foreign investment enhances development in Myanmar, refugees and IDPs on the border areas are facing the harsh reality of diminished aid from international donors groups. On the Thai-Myanmar border, refugees in the camp talk about the difficulties of surviving there, and the reality of going home for ...
The government of Ethiopia says it will close all 27 refugee camps in its territory over the next 10 years and integrate residents into local communities. "There will be a gradual transition from a camp-based protection model to supporting refugees directly within host communities," Zeynu Jemal, deputy ...
European leaders should visit refugee camps in Ethiopia and Uganda to learn how to manage the stream of asylum seekers arriving on Italian, Greek and Spanish shores, an Irish aid worker has said. Mary T Murphy, originally from Cork, is refugee programme manager for the Goal aid agency's two refugee ...

Boston College students were given the opportunity to learn about the realities of life in refugee camps and gain the knowledge to become advocates for change at an event Wednesday entitled "Walk a Mile in My Shoes." The event was organized by a variety of on-campus organizations, such as BC ...
South Korean actor Jung Woo-sung will visit refugee camps for Rohingya people in Bangladesh early next month in the capacity of a national goodwill ambassador of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, said Artist Co., the actor's agency, on Wednesday. The actor's destination is Cox's ...
The Hon. DE BONHEUR Jeanne d'Arc, Minister of disaster Management and refugees, paid a courtesy call on Mugombwa (Gisagara District) and Kigeme (Nyamagabe District) refugee camps from 15th to 16th November, 2017 to engage implementing partners and refugees to discuss the later living ...
Meghan Markle was born in Los Angeles in August 1981, six days after the wedding of Prince Harry's parents 5,500 miles away in St Paul's Cathedral, London. Meghan Markle and Prince Harry give first television interview - as it happened. Follow all the reaction after Clarence House announced that the ...
Zarni, a Burmese human rights activist and academic, recently came back from spending two days in the Rohingya refugee camps in Bangladesh in early November, where he met with about two dozen survivors of the ethnic cleansing campaign against them by the Myanmar government. It is a campaign ...
Out of earshot of worshippers at his makeshift mosque in the sprawling Kutupalong refugee camp, the imam - a middle-aged man dressed in a white robe and prayer cap - begins to open up. "It's good that you interviewed me alone," he whispers, gesturing at a group of men standing outside. "There are ...
Two Rohingya children collecting water using manual water pump Saturday afternoon at Balukhali Camp, Cox's Bazar in Bangladesh.
The next challenge for families will be to find space to build a makeshift home in the overcrowded refugee camps across the road.
Israeli Occupation Forces (IOF) attacked al-Arroub refugee camp and opened fire at the entrance of the camp north of Hebron on Sunday ...
Humanitarian agencies which are supporting refugees in Adjumani district have been asked to consider providing secondary education in ...
Sharya refugee camp in Northern Iraq was set up to shelter people fleeing ISIS. But it's also home to orphaned girls from unaffected parts of Iraq ...

... to leave home to relieve themselves or to manage their menstrual hygiene. Those in urban slums, rural areas and refugee camps are most at ...
... to leave home to relieve themselves or to manage their menstrual hygiene. Those in urban slums, rural areas and refugee camps are most at ...
A study of Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh who fled the recent violence in Myanmar finds one third of all families are living in a vulnerable ...
More than 5 million Syrians have escaped their country, which has been torn apart by war since March, 2011. Many now live in refugee camps ...
It's now one of the oldest, largest refugee camps in the world. Some of those marchers are believed to still be living in Kakuma today, along with ...
The results of a probe by the IOM into exploitation and trafficking in Bangladesh's refugee camps, which Reuters reviewed on an exclusive ...
... * Any views expressed in this article are those of the author and not of Thomson Reuters Foundation. Yasmine arrived at the Kutapalong ...
refugees and migrants line up for food at the Moria refugee camp in 2015. About 6,000 people are currently held there. Photograph: Alkis ...
An estimated 1,400 children are sole providers for their families in crowded refugee camps along the Bangladesh border, where more than ...
Interviews of girls in refugee camps in Myanmar revealed they rarely were educated about menstruation, leading to distress and ...
Every day, thousands of refugees are seen in long queues at the relief centres near the camps. children playing at a camp of Hindu refugees in ...
Apaydin, also a member of Turkey's leftist Public workers Unions Confederation (KESK), said he is doing fine in refugee camps but still ...
Rohingya refugees wait to collect relief aid at the Thainkhali refugee camp in the Bangladeshi district of Ukhia, Nov. 1.
... * Any views expressed in this article are those of the author and not of Thomson Reuters Foundation. We live this lifetime in a world that ...
Rohingya Farhim Urmin shivered as she faced a reporter at the door of her new home, a seaside hut miles from overcrowded refugee camps in ...
refugee camps built to host 7,000 refugees are now dealing with twice that number. Al Jazeera's John Psaropoulos reports from Lesvos, ...
The camps in Bangladesh are home to orphans, widows, the parents of murdered children, the tortured, the raped -- all homeless and hungry, ...
... to complete: travelling to refugee camps across the world. For this reason he's launched a crowdfunding campaign on GoFundMe to help him ...
The Bangladeshi government has registered thousands of orphans in Rohingya refugee camps as officials and aid groups attempt to figure out ...
Mud, sludge and rains, coupled with improper sanitation, create a "perfect environment" for disease at Rohingya refugee camps in Bangladesh, ...
Misery is their answer. European populist politicians have embraced Australia's draconian immigration policies as a model for their continent, ...
... a British photographer and writer who has been documenting the Rohingya in refugee camps across southern Bangladesh since September.
Rohingya carry belongings through muddy water in the refugee camp at Cox's Bazar. Over 500,000 Rohingya have fled into Bangladesh since ...
The UN and the US sent humanitarian aid to Rohingya refugees, but it's not nearly enough for the 420,000 Muslims fleeing violent attacks, the ...
International Olympic Committee and UNHCR team up in 'Become the Light' campaign for refugee camps without adequate lighting.
A Rohingya woman holds a baby in her arms at Kutupalong Rohingya refugee camp in Coxs Bazar. Photograph: Anadolu Agency/Getty ...
We brought our message to hospitals, Syrian and Palestinian refugee camps, not-for-profit foundations, former prison camps, cafes, schools ...
Bangladesh has announced plans to build a refugee camp that could accommodate around 800,000 Rohingya Muslims pouring over the ...
While the plight of Myanmar's Rohingya refugees makes global headlines, the predicament of detainees on Manus Island and Nauru has ...
Aerial video shows the sprawling spread of makeshift tents and shacks at the Balukhali refugee camp in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh. Released by ...
The United Nations has launched a massive vaccination drive in Rohingya refugee camps in Bangladesh amid fears of a cholera outbreak.
Camps are turning into permanent enclaves, with schools, courts, and cinemas. Everyone wants displaced people to go home; making ...
People receive food and water after disembarking from a vessel at the port of Heraklion on the island of Crete. Photograph: Costas ...


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