Appeals & Response Plans
- Myanmar: Floods and Landslides - Jul 2017
- Tropical Cyclone Mora - May 2017
- Myanmar: Floods - Jun 2016
- Tropical Cyclone Roanu - May 2016
- South-East Asia: Drought - 2015-2017
- Tropical Cyclone Komen - Jul 2015
- Myanmar: Floods and Landslides - Jul 2015
- Myanmar: Floods - Jul 2014
- Myanmar: Floods - Aug 2013
- Tropical Cyclone Mahasen - May 2013
Maps & Infographics
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- "Toxic fear" The situation of children in Rakhine State, Myanmar
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Muslim Aid UK is pleased to announce that it has obtained permission from Myanmar Government authorities to deliver humanitarian relief to the internally displaced persons in the conflict-affected areas in Rakhine State. Following this progress, Muslim Aid has opened offices in Yangon and Sittwe.
Muslim Aid and Al Asmakh Charity, Qatar signed a Memorandum of Understanding and Cooperation in London on 12 February 2013 to combine their resources for emergency response and poverty alleviation in Myanmar.
As the humanitarian situation worsens in Myanmar, tens of thousands of minority Rohingyas are having to seek shelter in makeshift camps. In last month’s violence hundreds have died and become disabled. Many have been displaced from their homes and are unable to receive assistance. The areas hardest hit by the violence are Maungdaw and Sittwe, where it is still difficult to give an accurate estimate of total number of people affected.
Within a week after Cyclone Nargis had struck, the Muslim Aid Emergency Team were on the ground. They began with distributing aquatabs to purify enough water for 50,000 people a week as well as installing eight water purification systems that provided clean drinking water to over 70,000 people a day. Blankets, medication and food parcels were also distributed to 3,000 families in partnership with Global Medic and other local organisations.
During the last year, Muslim Aid has helped families rebuild houses in many of the worst affected villages using local labour and material.
'Myanmar people are thankful to Pakistani people for their support and relief efforts' said Myanmar Ambassador H.E U. Tin. Oo in a meeting with Muslim Aid Country Director
'We are appealing for relief goods like blankets, medicines and infants clothes' appealed Myanmar Ambassador in a meeting with Muslim Aid Country Director
Myanmar Ambassador H.E U. Tin.
"Cyclone Nargis has had a huge impact on the lives of millions of people. The death toll is increasing and people are in desperate need of food and water. Muslim Aid is doing everything it can to reduce the suffering of the people" said Anamul Haque, Head of Emergency Programmes.
International Relief and Development Agency Muslim Aid is responding to the current crisis in Myanmar (also known as Burma) after the devastating Cyclone Nargis hit the country this Saturday 4th May.
Muslim Aid is responding to the current crisis in Myanmar (formally known as Burma) after the devastating Cyclone Nargis hit the country this Saturday 4th May.