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Floods and Landslides Leave Thousands Homeless: Kutupalong Rohingya Camp in Bangladesh, August 2021

posted on 2022-10-11, 10:31 authored by Marie GillespieMarie Gillespie

Floods are a window on the extreme vulnerability of Rohingya refugees as climate change combined with massive cuts in Aid wreak havoc on their lives. How much more can be endured? What is the cost of our indifference? This piece was written by Professor Marie Gillespie from The Open University.

Report, whatsapps, images and photos by Mohammed Zubair and residents of Kutupalong. Blog edited by Marie Gillespie. Video edited by Tom Cheesman.


This material is part of the Covid Chronicles from the Margins project, funded by The Open University and The Hague. The project aims to highlight the impact of the pandemic on refugees, asylum seekers & undocumented migrants.

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