UNFPA Situation Report: Rohingya Refugee Response May 2018

No. of pages: Five

Publication date: 5 June 2018

Author: Jane Rutledge

Nine months have passed since the crisis began 25 August 2017, where over 693,000 Rohingya refugees have arrived in Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh from Myanmar.  52 percent of the new-arrivals are women and girls.  We reiterate that their vulnerability in overcrowded, insecure camps and settlements will be amplified as heavy rains and possible cyclones approach in coming months.