Since August, 2017, targeted violence and serious human rights abuses forced 620,000 Rohingya to flee Myanmar into Bangladesh, joining the 230,00 refugees already there. The majority are under 18.
AMURT has been active in Lebanon since 2012 supporting Syrian refugees and vulnerable Lebanese host communities. Since 2015 the focus has been creating a pathway to education, providing psycho-social support and giving youth a chance for self-expression and supporting their struggle for livelihoods. Read more
Hundreds of thousands of refugees fleeing conflicts in the Middle East seek to reach safer paces in Europe. Many of them pass through Greece as it is the southeastern gateway to Europe.AMURT & AMURTEL volunteers in Greece addresses the very vulnerable conditions of pregnancy, birth and infancy of the moving refugee population. Read more