Refugee Camp Choucha Cleared Out by Tunisian Authorities

In June 2017, Tunisian authorities unexpectedly evacuated the remaining residents of Choucha, a defunct transit camp in the desert near Ben Guerdane, a town on the Tunisia-Libya border. In July 2013, the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) ended…

Scaling-up Housing for Rohingya Refugees in Bangladesh

Following approximately 87,000 new Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh from October 2016 to March 2017, the Northern Rakhine State saw recent violence against police outposts by the Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army (ARSA), resulting in Burmese security forces responding with an escalation…