Press Release: RMMRU eSymposium on Hunger, Exploitation, Hate Crime and Xenophobia: Rohingyas on Land and at Sea

RMMRU eSymposium onHunger, Exploitation, Hate Crime and XenophobiaRohingyas on Land and at Sea Press Release Covid-19 pandemic has disproportionately harmed refugees, asylum seekers and stateless people. The Rohingyas are no exception. The lockdowns and economic slowdown in different countries have robbed Rohingyas of their livelihood opportunities and pushed them into an abyss of hunger and malnutrition. It has also exposed them to exploitation, hate and xenophobia. These observations were made at an eSymposium organized by Refugee and Migratory Movements Research Unit in collaboration of Free Rohingya Coalition held today. Among other things the participants demanded that international community should ensure