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IOM, JICA build skyscraper-depth well...

IOM, JICA build skyscraper-depth well...

Rohingya Crisis

Sat, May 18 2019

The well, pump and an automated chlorination plant are all powered by solar energy

Over 31,000 Rohingyas vulnerable to...

Over 31,000 Rohingyas vulnerable to...

Bangladesh

Tue, Jun 12 2018

Within 24 hours of the rains starting on Saturday, humanitarian agencies reported some 59 incidents,...

ILO, IOM laud Bangladesh’s

ILO, IOM laud Bangladesh’s

Foreign Affairs

Sun, Jun 3 2018

They praised the progress made by Bangladesh in the recent years, said the Foreign Ministry

IOM, Japan join hands to bring safe...

IOM, Japan join hands to bring safe...

Bangladesh

Thu, Apr 12 2018

Both the refugees and host communities have been suffering from insufficient supplies of safe water

2018 brings no end to violence as Rohingyas...

2018 brings no end to violence as Rohingyas...

South Asia

Mon, Jan 8 2018

2,400 Rohingyas entered Bangladesh in December alone

Thailand donates $200,000 to aid Rohingya...

Thailand donates $200,000 to aid Rohingya...

Bangladesh

Wed, Jan 3 2018

The donation will be split between IOM and WFP, with each agency receiving $100,000 respectively

Commonwealth closes ranks on Rohingya...

Commonwealth closes ranks on Rohingya...

Foreign Affairs

Mon, Nov 6 2017

Lawmakers of 17 countries favoured the idea of adopting a resolution to help the Rohingya refugees during...

31 sexual abuse cases against UN personnel...

31 sexual abuse cases against UN personnel...

World

Sat, Nov 4 2017

Of the 31 cases, 12 involve military personnel from peacekeeping operations including those in the Central...

Myanmar gives green light to resume...

Myanmar gives green light to resume...

South Asia

Fri, Oct 27 2017

The agreement comes as Unicef reports that Rohingya refugee children fleeing into Bangladesh are arriving...

Rohingya economics

Rohingya economics

Opinion

Tue, Oct 24 2017

How much will the Rohingya crisis cost?

Maj Ashikur: I felt I was crossing no...

Maj Ashikur: I felt I was crossing no...

Nation

Tue, Oct 24 2017

More than 600,000 Rohingyas have crossed over to Bangladesh from Myanmar's Rakhine state since the persecution...

Jordan's Queen Rania denounces ethnic...

Jordan's Queen Rania denounces ethnic...

Foreign Affairs

Mon, Oct 23 2017

The queen also condemned the torture on the Rohingya people in Myanmar

IOM chief: Rohingya crisis is the world's...

IOM chief: Rohingya crisis is the world's...

Bangladesh

Mon, Oct 16 2017

The IOM official landed in Cox's Bazar around 11am on Monday

Leading by example

Leading by example

Editorial

Sun, Oct 8 2017

It has been well-established by now exactly how much Bangladesh has done for the Rohingya fleeing persecution...

UN: Bangladesh's mega refugee camp plan...

UN: Bangladesh's mega refugee camp plan...

South Asia

Sat, Oct 7 2017

'When you concentrate too many people into a very small area, particularly people who are very vulnerable...

'Wave of humanity' puts aid agencies...

'Wave of humanity' puts aid agencies...

South Asia

Sat, Sep 30 2017

About 480,000 men, women and children have arrived in Cox’s Bazar since the end of August, according...

UK sends 4,261 tents for Rohingya...

UK sends 4,261 tents for Rohingya...

Bangladesh

Thu, Sep 28 2017

Md Habibur Rahman, additional deputy commissioner (education) of Chittagong, received the tents on behalf...

IOM director general warns of increasing...

IOM director general warns of increasing...

South Asia

Thu, Sep 28 2017

'Attempting to understand the scale of gender-based violence through known case numbers alone is...

‘Aid inflow is slow and not yet enough...

‘Aid inflow is slow and not yet enough...

Nation

Wed, Sep 27 2017

As of on Tuesday, 480,000 Rohingya have fled from Myanmar’s Rakhine State to Bangladesh’s Cox’s Bazar....

Malnourished, underfed Rohingya children...

Malnourished, underfed Rohingya children...

Bangladesh

Tue, Sep 26 2017

According to a report published by the IOM and ISCG on September 24, 4,260 Rohingya children under the...

KSRelief, IOM deliver aid for Rohingya...

KSRelief, IOM deliver aid for Rohingya...

Nation

Fri, Sep 22 2017

'Many of these families are still living in the open without adequate shelter, food or clean water'