Displacement

A Firsthand Look Into The World’s Largest Refugee Camp

Hear one aid worker's account of feeding a makeshift city of 1 million Rohingya refugees—and the new threat that now looms.

M.J. Altman

The Kutupalong camp and surrounding makeshift settlements in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh are now home to more than 900,000 Rohingya refugees, making it the largest refugee camp in the world.
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Displacement

Hacking Hunger Episode #25: Inside the World’s Largest Refugee Camp

Guest Bio: Sunee Singh Sunee Singh was one of the first responders when the Rohingya refugee crisis first escalated last summer. As a Programme Policy Officer for the U.N. World…

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A woman named Samsunnahar traveled for five days on foot to reach the Kutupalong camp in Bangladesh.
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Displacement

Stories From the Field: the Rohingya Crisis

She’s not a number, she has a name.

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Crisis Zone Food Cuts

There isn't enough food — for refugees, for vulnerable families in conflict zones and for people struggling on the brink of famine.

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Displacement

Yemeni Refugees Describe the Difference That Food and Cash is Making

An insight into how families are trying to find a sense of normality in Djibouti

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Displacement

Handmade Toys by the World’s Most Resilient Children

See what children can do with so little—even on the front lines of war and hunger.

M.J. Altman

Hamida and her son sit on the floor of a tent
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How WFP Is Working With Rohingya Refugees

Hundreds of thousands of Rohingya have fled their homes in Myanmar to neighboring Bangladesh. Over the last few months, the World Food Programme (WFP) has provided nutritious food to 700,000…

Aliya Karim

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Displacement

More Than Half A Million People Have Crossed the Bangladesh Border

A new survey by the U.N. World Food Programme (WFP) and its humanitarian partners shows alarming malnutrition rates in the Kutupalong refugee camp in Bangladesh, where preliminary findings indicate that…

Alice Manos

A boy wearing a striped shirt holds a clay toy plane up to the camera
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5 Voices From the South Sudan Crisis

Almost four years after civil war broke out, we reflect on the stories dispatched from the world's youngest nation — South Sudan.

Aliya Karim

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Displacement

Level 3 Hunger Crisis Declared in DRC

This month, the World Food Programme (WFP) declared a Level 3 emergency in the province of Kasai in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, where ongoing violence between local militia…

Alice Manos

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