News and Updates
Netherlands Documentary Video
On 30 April and 01 May, two people from 'Metterdaad', a Christian multimedia organization from the Netherlands which is linked to one of our member organizations ICCO, visited the largest refugee camp on the border - Mae La - to talk to people in the camp and understand some of the hopes and fears they have for their future.
Situation in Ban Mai Nai Soi refugee camp after the fire on the 7th of April
Luckily there was no casualties caused by the fire, but 194 houses were damaged (151 totally burned down , 43 dismantled) and 5 community buildings were destroyed. RTG authorities, UNHCR, TBC and other INGOs working in the camp have been coordinating the response with the community. The day after the fire TBC sent out an Emergency Funding Appeal to obtain the necessary funds to cover the costs for the response.
TBC response to the fire in Ban Mai Nai Soi
In order to cover the costs related to the support to the families affected by the fire in Ban Mai Nai Soi refugee camp TBC has issued an Emergency Funding Appeal.
Fire in Ban Mai Nai Soi refugee camp
On Tuesday the 7th of April a devastating fire broke out. Fortunately no casualties occurred but 185 houses and 2 community buildings were complete destroyed by the fire.