• Bangladesh cardinal defends rights of Rohingya refugees

    Bangladesh cardinal defends rights of Rohingya refugees

    • Jun 20, 2017

    Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar are considered to be among the world’s most persecuted peoples, subject to what the UN calls “crimes against humanity,” and hundreds of thousands are now refugees in neighboring Bangladesh, where Cardinal Patrick D’Rozario is defending their right to “dignity.”

  • World Refugee Day a reminder to turn away from indifference

    World Refugee Day a reminder to turn away from indifference

    • Jun 20, 2016

    Most refugees and Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) face acute problems, which include living in abominable conditions in makeshift housing, poverty, lack of employment and very little access to quality healthcare and education. June 20, the UN World Refugee Day, is a chance to turn that around.