Burma

Myanmar Crisis (Update)

https://www.facebook.com/baitulmaal/videos/1478658315560816/     As the crisis intensifies in Myanmar, hundreds of thousands of minority Rohingya Muslims are fleeing the systemic violence towards neighboring Bangladesh to seek refuge.   According to recent reports from the grounds, 12000 households, roughly 123000 people, are in urgent need of food, medical care, and shelter. [...]

By | 2017-10-20T22:07:25+00:00 September 13th, 2017|Burma, Emergency Disaster Relief, Urgent Appeal|Comments Off on Myanmar Crisis (Update)

Myanmar Crisis

Thousands of Rohingya flee violence in Myanmar. Whole villages were destroyed.  According to estimates by the UN, more than 170,000 Rohingya Muslims have been displaced. It has been reported that more than 160000 people are facing food insecurity and are in dire need of immediate food assistance, medication, and shelter. Baitulmaal, in collaboration with [...]

By | 2017-11-16T11:43:06+00:00 September 5th, 2017|Burma, Emergency Disaster Relief, Uncategorized, Urgent Appeal|Comments Off on Myanmar Crisis

Myanmar, Burma Humanitarian Crisis

Hundreds of thousands of Muslims, or Rohingya, are fleeing Burma by boat. The long-persecuted minority population of at least 1.3 million is being driven off ancestral lands and confined to camps in half a dozen countries without medical care, education, the right to work or other basic human rights. Once thought to number more than [...]

By | 2017-08-07T23:06:53+00:00 May 22nd, 2017|Burma, Emergency Disaster Relief, Poverty & Hunger|Comments Off on Myanmar, Burma Humanitarian Crisis