In Their Own Words: COVID-19 Update on Displaced Persons with Disabilities

Submitted by admin on Mon, 08/31/2020 - 23:16
As every country around the world navigates unprecedented restrictions as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Women’s Refugee Commission (WRC) is working directly with humanitarian partners on the front lines during this crisis to advance research-based advocacy. Critical to that is hearing from our partners about how the pandemic is affecting the lives of displaced women, children, and youth, including persons with disabilities. Read the full update here!

UN Migration Agency Helps Rohingya Women Organize in Bangladesh Camps

Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Wed, 08/26/2020 - 11:42
As part of the Women’s Participation Project rollout in Cox’s Bazar in 2018, over 100 Rohingya women formed a Women’s Committee’s with the aim of ensuring women and girls voice, concerns and needs are heard and to ensure Rohingya women can participate in camp governance structures.