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The persecution of the Rohingya people in Myanmar represents one of the largest humanitarian crises of our century. Systematically terrorised and permanently displaced, where can the Rohingya turn for aid?
Myanmar’s rural poor often have to resort to taking out loans to survive, but hefty interest rates often trap them into paying many times the original amount. Often they are never able to repay the debt.
Fleeing the Myanmar security forces, many Rohingya now find themselves at the mercy of traffickers and pimps in Bangladeshi refugee camps. Young girls have become isolated, with little protection.
Over 600,000 Rohingya have fled widespread atrocities in Myanmar, seeking sanctuary in Bangladesh. As they continue to face persecution, what does their future hold in one of the world's poorest countries?
With Myanmar facing turbulent times and international criticism for its treatment of the Rohingya minority, we revisit a report that explores another controversial aspect of the country: its opium production.
Since the historic 2015 general election, Myanmar has been on a tentative path towards democracy. With public access to the internet booming, what changes will the country see as millions head online?
The Taang National Liberation Army of Northern Burma are fighting on two fronts; against the Burmese army and a drug trade allegedly driven by Chinese militia. We meet the soldiers at the forefront of the struggle.
Since the stifling junta eased its grip on the nation, dramatic change is evident in some parts of Myanmar while in other corners deprivation prevails. Can it harness the new commercial influx to benefit everyone?