There is still time to make a huge difference. Your gift can provide comfort in the darkest of times.
Rojeya* is only 12, but has already endured traumas many of us can only begin to imagine. Rojeya watched as her childhood home was burnt down. She tried to escape with her family. Her two brothers were killed in front of her, one set alight and one thrown into the river.
More than 911,000 people fled violence in Myanmar and are now living in refugee camps in Bangladesh (UNICEF, April 2019), surviving in extremely basic conditions. Of these, an estimated 7,700 are orphans.
What makes life more bearable for children living in refugee camps is a safe space to recover from the trauma they have endured and to just be children.