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23 Nov 2017 description

The seven members of the Humanitarian Coalition are grateful for the Government of Canada's continued leadership in raising critical awareness of the ongoing Rohingya crisis and pursuing a political solution while ensuring humanitarian aid is available to meet the needs of the most vulnerable people affected.

The Minister of International Development and La Francophonie recently visited Bangladesh for a first-hand look at the situation on the ground, and was accompanied by a representative of the Humanitarian Coalition.

31 Oct 2017 description

The Humanitarian Coalition and its member agencies welcome the Government of Canada’s decision to launch the Myanmar Crisis Relief Fund for the response to the Rohingya Crisis. Canadians have until November 28 to see their donations matched by the government into a response pool for the Rohingya Crisis.

16 Sep 2016 description

Thanks to a unique fund, 38,000 vulnerable residents of four separate countries received timely life-saving support over the summer from four members of the Humanitarian Coalition.

03 Aug 2016 description

Thanks to the Canadian Humanitarian Assistance Fund, Oxfam-Québec will be able to assist impacted individuals and communities with timely emergency relief aid following the heavy rain which began beginning of July in most parts of Kyauk Taw, one of the most affected townships by floods in Rakhine State this year.

09 May 2008 description

Ottawa, ON (May 9, 2008) - Since Cyclone Nargis struck Myanmar (formerly Burma) last Saturday, international agencies Save the Children and CARE have had personnel on the ground evaluating survivor needs and delivering aid.

06 May 2008 description

Ottawa, ON (May 6, 2008) - Canadian aid agencies, under the banner of the Humanitarian Coalition, are urging Canadians to support the relief efforts in Myanmar days after cyclone Nargis hit.