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Burmese Refugees

Teaching Filmmaking to Burmese Refugee Students Was an Eye-opening Experience

Lila Igram | Posted 06.24.2014 | Impact
Lila Igram

We achieve success at Connecther.org when our stakeholders achieve success. Azmina Karim, a young woman from Bangladesh who is passionate about uplifting the voices of women and girls in her country, is one such stakeholder.

Embattled Burmese Refugees Aided by NC Schoolchildren

Jessica Graham | Posted 10.21.2013 | Impact
Jessica Graham

These students realized what these refugees really needed in order to succeed in this country was a holistic approach to self-sustainability - and with government assistance ending in 90 days, they had to do it quickly.

Burma Refugees Return Home After 'Sham' Election

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

YANGON, Myanmar — A senior member of Myanmar's military-backed party says it has so far captured 75 percent of parliamentary seats in the countr...

Q&A: Burmese Detainee Tells Of Squalor, Beatings In Malaysian Camp

WorldFocus.org | WorldFocus.org | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

While incidents of refugee trafficking in Malaysia have diminished since the U.S. State Department’s Annual Report on Human Trafficking called a...

Indonesia Braces For New Wave Of Refugees

The Sydney Morning Herald | Tom Allard and Yuko Narushima | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

INDONESIAN authorities are bracing for a huge influx of boat people, anticipating as many as 10,000 asylum-seekers are waiting in Malaysia to transit ...

3,500 Karen Refugees Forced to Flee To Thailand

www.irrawaddy.org | SAW YAN NAING | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Ongoing attacks by a joint force of Burmese army and breakaway Democratic Karen Buddhist Army (DKBA) troops against the rebel Karen National Liberatio...