Justice for Burma
Ethnic minorities such as the Rohingya have been subjected to widespread discrimination, persecution, and ethnic cleansing for decades in Myanmar (Burma). The ongoing Rohingya genocide has led to one of the world's largest refugee crises, with over a million people fleeing to Bangladesh.
Background image: "Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh on Aug. 28, the second anniversary of the 2017 refugee crisis. K.M. Asad/LightRocket, via Getty Images" (The New York Times)
We are fundraising for Rohingya Refugee Relief via BRAC USA
Learn More About BRAC's Humanitarian Work
August 2020 Situation-report (or “Sit-rep”) from Cox's Bazar - the latest monthly update on BRAC’s response work. More can be found here.
August 2020 Gratitude Report - this report outlines BRAC’s response to COVID-19 globally, including in Cox’s Bazar.
“#SpaceOnEarth” (video) from 2018 gives an overview of the Rohingya refugee crisis
“On the Ground” (video) from 2017 gives an overview of BRAC’s response in the refugee camps
See action alerts from Justice for All here
Tell Harry Winston to stop buying genocide gems from Burma here
Demand that Facebook remove all hate speech and military accounts from its platform in Burma here
If you live in the United States, please (1) tell your U.S. Representative to cosponsor H. Res. 1121 calling for free and fair elections in Myanmar (Burma) next month and (2) press the U.S. State Department to recognize the genocide of the Rohingya
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