July 15, 2020

Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in remote communities in southeast Burma are struggling to survive. COVID-19-related restrictions on the freedom of movement in these areas—often under the administration of multiple ethnic armed organisations—make it almost impossible for villagers to access livelihoods, generating looming food shortages, exacerbated by the start of the rainy season.

The Human Rights Foundation of Monland (HURFOM)’s report calls for freedom of movement, humanitarian aid and an end to human rights abuses.

Read HURFOM’s press release

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