Fillippo Grandi agreed with Sheikh Hasina’s apprehension that prolonged stay of Rohingyas would entice many of them to get involved in criminal activities
UNICEF, the UNHCR, WHO and other partners are working together to support the government to deliver health and other services on the island
The home minister said birth rate is alarmingly high in Rohingya camps with about 35,000 births reported every year
The UN human rights chief on Monday condemned Saudi Arabia's execution of a record 81 people in a single day, and urged the kingdom to stop using the death penalty
United Nations deputy high commissioner for refugees Kelly T. Clements on Friday said Bhasan Char has the potential to become a temporary stay for the Rohingya refugees
Bangladesh former high commissioner to Malaysia Mohamed Khairuzzaman was released from detention without any condition on Wednesday
The wooden boat was first sighted two days ago, stranded about 70 nautical miles off the Indonesian coast, according to a local navy commander
UNHCR and other humanitarian actors, together with the Government of Bangladesh, are working to “build back better” by enhancing the resilience of refugees and the local communities both to ...
The UNHCR also sought arrest and prosecution of those responsible for instigating and committing these violent attacks in accordance with the law
The Rohingyas in Bhashan Char brought out a procession welcoming United Nations' decision to join in providing humanitarian assistance to the inhabitants of the island on Sunday afternoon
In joining the international community's outrage UNHCR has urged Bangladesh to undertake an immediate investigation into the killing of Rohingya leader Mohib Ullah and hold those responsible to ...
Repatriation attempt failed twice in November 2018 and August 2019 amid Rohingyas’ lack of trust in the Myanmar government
Rohingyas can easily come out from their camps and get engaged in work at the local labour market with their increased presence, alleged the host community people in Cox's Bazar
The vaccination of refugees was scheduled to start by the end of March 2021. However, the date had to be postponed as the arrival of the COVAX vaccines was delayed