The Rohingya are a stateless Muslim minority in Myanmar. The latest departure began on 25 August 2017, when violence broke out in Myanmar’s Rakhine State. The vast majority of Rohingya refugees reaching Bangladesh are women and children, including newborn babies.
Many others are elderly people requiring additional aid and protection. They have nothing and need everything. New impulsive settlements have grown overnight, raising concerns over the lack of adequate shelter, water and sanitation. Infrastructure and services are overstretched.
Last 20 years SOCIAL AiD working at Cox’s bazar district for host community people particularly hilly areas as well as also responding Rohingya refugee Influx since 25 Aug 2017 at several camps. Emergency Humanitarian Support to Rohingya Refugees in Bangladesh project is yet being implemented at Camp no. Kutupalong Ext. 1, 3, 7, 2w, 15, 2E/W, DP-05 and surrounding host community people with several programs. Details activities are given below:
1: Emergency Food bags, Ramadan foods, Qurban meat, Hygiene Kits, NFI kits, Solar light, Women, Men & Child cloths, Mats, Emergency flooring mats etc.
1: ESTABLISH WASH facilities (Hygiene Latrines & bathing Cubes)
2: Installation of DEEP and Shallow Tube wells
1: Provided Emergency Shelter Kits
2: Provided upgrading Shelter Kits
3: Provided Complete Model Shelters with provision of others essential needs like. Keeping free space in between two shelters, Provision for drainage, bathing facilities, Hygiene Toilets, Water Supply, CFS, Learning centers.
4: Cash for work: Used trained labors for durable model shelters and paid them CFW and others.
5: Relocated most vulnerable Rohingya peoples from Slope of Hills.
CFS (Child Friendly Space) & Learning center: Child friendly Space (CFS)’s cum learning centers having 200 Rohingya Children/Students at different above camps with support of Different valued donors. Forcibly displaced Myanmar nationals – FDMN’s Children are getting Non formal education, play time & much need psycho social support in above CFS & Learning centers.
SOCIAL AiD maintained expressively for effective communication & coordination with different stakeholders i.e. GOB, RRRC, CIC (Camp In charge), and Different Clusters, UN Agencies, Inter Sector Coordination Group (ISCG) etc.