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28 Jan 2018 description


Since 25 August 2017, an estimated 655,000 Rohingya have crossed into Bangladesh fleeing violence in Myanmar’s Rakhine State, increasing the total Rohingya population in Cox’s Bazar to 867,000. New arrivals are living in spontaneous settlements with increasing need of humanitarian assistance, including improved shelter, food, clean water, and sanitation.

04 Aug 2016 description

Following the outburst of violence that occurred in Rakhine State in 2012, around 140,000 were displaced. Among them, many women and children such as Amira who fled her home with her husband and their children. Today, she lives in the Koe Tan Kauk (KTK) Camp, Rathedaung township, where SOLIDARITÉS INTERNATIONAL tries to smoothen the hard living conditions.

Living in a camp as a woman

09 Nov 2015 description

In the context of the elections in Myanmar, also known as Burma, that are changing the face of the country, SOLIDARITÉS INTERNATIONAL teams are increasing their efforts to develop access to water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) in crucial areas such as Rakhine State, where populations are often deprived of the most basic services.

31 Jan 2015 description

Project: Emergency WASH assistant and Livelihood support to vulnerable population affected by conflicts in Rakhine and Kachin States

Donor: OFDA


The beneficiary baseline survey was implemented in the frame of the development of small scale vegetable production units in camps.

14 Oct 2014 description

Diarrhea Tracking in Emergencies

Why should WASH agencies undertake something that is traditionally a health sector activity?

  • Data can be used to compliment and cross-check existing surveillance data

  • To provide informational support to areas that are under-served by existing surveillance systems

  • Real-time early warning system for AWD/ Cholera outbreaks in high risk areas

  • To be used in for targeting and messaging for hygiene promotion programming