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Let Rohingya
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The Rohingya Education Campaign

Rohingya youth have lacked access to education because of persecution in Burma and restrictions on refugees in other countries like Bangladesh. This will have a negative impact on the future of the Rohingya people. Burma Task Force will advocate for increased access.

Hundreds of thousands of Rohingya children have been crowded into vast refugee camps in Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh. Unfortunately, local authorities have largely ignored Rohingya rights to education.

Like animals in a zoo, young refugees are kept alive with regular feeding, but their human potential has been ignored.

Events
Join An Experts Evaluation Of The Crisis Of Rohingya Education
“In Myanmar’s Rakhine state, children and their parents are effectively locked down in villages and detention camps to which humanitarian access is severely restricted and for most children, access to education is an unfulfilled dream.”
Bill Van Esvald,
Human Rights Watch Associate Director
Rohingya Perspective
Burma Task Force's Imran Hoque Questions UN Chief
Crisis of Rohingya Education & Internet Access Burma Task Force Program Associate (and Rohingya Refugee) Imran Mohammad Fazal Hoque Asks UN Security Council President to Respond
Read Imran Hoque's Blog on His Education Journey as A Refugee

Living in a refugee camp is like being in limbo. In jail, at least a prisoner has a release date to look forward to. To refugees, there is no future in sight. I was detained repeatedly as I tried to save my life by seeking safety in another nation…

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