Jan Dus, Director of the Center for Relief and Development, and Petra Nedbalkova, Assistant Director of International Projects, traveled to Burma/Myanmar, where they visited 8 refugee camps. Since 2014, Diaconia – CRD has partnered with Lutheran World Fedeation to provide fire-prevention training and materials to internally displaced people affected by ethnic and religious conflicts in the Rakhine State.  Approximately 95 % of the IDPs are Rohingya, a Muslim minority group in Buddhist-majority Myanmar.  The following video is a recounting of observations and reflections from the trip.

 

 

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