Sheikh Hasina Prime Minister Old Sangsad Bhaban Tejagaon, Dhaka-1215 Bangladesh April 2, 2020 Dear Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, As authorities around the world struggle to cope with the spread of COVID-19, it is crucial that States act to protect the most vulnerable, including refugee populations.
Experts plead for the restoration of internet services in camps to allow Rohingya to access information within their shelters Bangladesh has begun lockdown in all 34 Rohingya refugee settlements in the country’s southern district of Cox’s Bazar as part of its effort to stem coronavirus pandemic. Authorities have asked more than one million members of […]
Reference: ERC/12032020/01 12 March 2020 For Immediate Release ERC URGES THE GOVERNMENT OF BANGLADESH AND MYANMAR TO GRANT INTERNET ACCESS TO ROHINGYA The World Health Organization declared the outbreak of coronavirus a pandemic. The virus is rapidly spreading all over the world. The new deaths and infections are increasing at alarming rate day […]
Dr. Anita Schug: Rohingya refugees, ‘traumatised, psychologically terrorised’ living under constant fear The full script of Dr. Anita Schug’s interview on Al Jazeera, Doha, November 14, 2018 We are talking about human lives. We are not cattle that should be herded from Bangladesh to Myanmar. We are talking about human lives. And […]