Category: Live Appeal

Buy School Books for Rohingya Students

Buy School Books for Rohingya Students

Thousands of Rohingya refugees living in the camps in Bangladesh struggle to get access to education, in particular secondary school education. Now a motivated group of Rohingya young adults, with some teaching experience prior to fleeing Myanmar, have taken the initiative to help educate their youth themselves. They are voluntarily setting up classes, in their…

January 28, 2019 2

#School4Rohingya Now Open

#School4Rohingya Now Open

Halim, age 12, had to flee Myanmar. He was only able to bring one precious thing with him. He chose to bring his school books. He walked through the mud to the border with Bangladesh, carrying his books in the hope of continuing his studies. One year later Halim still didn’t have a school and…

December 20, 2018 0

#School4Rohingya

#School4Rohingya

Tens of thousands of Rohingya refugee children living in camps in Bangladesh still have no access to education. In one area in Gundum, we know of 2,000 children who only had one little school serving about 200 children (the school in the photo below). Thanks to your donations, we are now building them another one!…

September 20, 2018 Off

Tula Toli Fund

Tula Toli Fund
Portraits by Shafiur Rahman

ROHINGYA SURVIVORS OF MASSACRE DESERVE OUR SUPPORT The Tula Toli massacre was the worst massacre the world has seen in decades. Women were raped and then burnt in their homes. Children were mercilessly gunned down and hacked with machetes. Babies were snatched from their mothers’ arms and thrown into the river and onto fires. Read…

September 6, 2018 Off

#Rohingya Mums-to-be Need Your Support

#Rohingya Mums-to-be Need Your Support
Rajuma, survivor of Tula Toli massacre. Photo by Shafiur Rahman.

Rajuma is well known in the media. The story of her baby being thrown into fire and killed shocked the world. But despite the impact of those reports, she is still left to give birth in terrible conditions and without basic amenities. We think this should change. Rajuma is not alone. There are others, including…

July 10, 2018 Off