Local groups offer vital assistance to newly displaced in Myanmar

UNHCR is partnering with local communities and faith groups to help an estimated 200,000 people driven from their homes by fresh violence since February's military takeover.

22 Jul 2021

News comment: Statement on refugee registration and data collection in Bangladesh

This comment is in response to a number of media inquiries UNHCR has received on the collection of data of Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh.

15 Jun 2021

UNHCR's Assistant High Commissioners conclude four-day visit to Bangladesh

2 Jun 2021

Pandemic-hit Rohingya refugees and local Bangladeshis get help to grow food

Local marketplaces are helping struggling Bangladeshi farmers sell their produce while rooftop gardens are allowing Rohingya refugees to grow their own food.

18 May 2021

"Rohingya delivering messages for Rohingya, to Rohingya. This is how we dreamed to have a film school."

The film school Rohingya refugee Faruque Mohammed co-founded is now delivering COVID information to refugee settlements in Cox's Bazar.

17 May 2021

UNHCR, aid partners call for renewed and strong support for the Rohingya refugees

14 May 2021

News comment: UNHCR calls on Myanmar's neighbours to protect people fleeing violence

This news comment is attributable to Gillian Triggs, UNHCR's Assistant High Commissioner for Protection

31 Mar 2021

UNHCR rushing support and aid to Rohingya refugees affected by last week's massive fire

30 Mar 2021

'Everything is burnt to ashes'

Rohingya refugees who lost everything in the massive fire that tore through a camp in southern Bangladesh on Monday prepare to start over, once again.

26 Mar 2021