FAO in the 2019 humanitarian appeal: Bangladesh - Joint Response Plan for Rohingya Humanitarian Crisis 2019

to assist
110 000 people

FAO requires
USD 4.7 million

January – December 2019

Since August 2017, approximately 730 000 Rohingya refugees, including more than 400 000 children, have fled into Cox’s Bazar district, Bangladesh following violence in Myanmar.


FAO is working with partners in the Food Security Sector to:

• Enhance the livelihoods and resilience of Rohingya refugees and host communities to support social cohesion.

• Address and mitigate environmental impacts caused by Rohingya refugee influx through the restoration of the natural resource base.