03Feb14 Press Release: Updated population figures for refugee camps in Thailand
Updated 2013 population figures for the refugee camps on the Thailand-Myanmar border show that the net population decreased 9,044 or 7.1% in 2013. The total population living in the nine camps was 119,156 at the end of December 2013, compared to 128,200 at the end of 2012. Read more in English and Burmese.
21Jan14 TBC's January Newsletter
The January edition of TBC's Newsletter for the camp community is available for download in English, Karen, and Burmese. Specific versions feature the local TBC field office contact details - please go to Contact Us for more details.
15Jan14 Fire in Ban Mai Nai Soi camp On Saturday 28 December there was a fire in Ban Mai Nai Soi camp in Mae Hong Son Province. Read more here.
15Jan14: Update with photos
15Jan14 Resources: TBC's 2013 IDP report in Burmese The Burmese language version of TBC 2013 Poverty, Displacement and Local Governance in South East Burma/ Myanmar can be downloaded here (PDF: 10Mb).
08Jan14 Update: Mae La and Ban Mai Nai Soi fires The coordinated response to the December 27 in Mae La and December 28 in Ban Mai Nai Soi (Site 1) refugee camps has been ongoing and site clearance and/or reconstruction is underway in both camps.
Read more here.
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