News and Updates
Market Analysis in Kayah State
An independent review of value chains for key economic sectors as well as the constraints and opportunities for enterprise development is now available.
TBC's Nutrition Assistance through the Food Card System
In February 2019, TBC’s Food Card System was introduced in Ban Mae Surin and Mae La Oon, Mae Hong Son Province of Thailand. Now over 34,400 refugees/7,650 households (40% of eligible refugee population borderwide) can use food cards at 60 designated outlets in the camps.
Flooding and Landslide Incident in Ban Mae La Oon Camp
On 16th September continuous heavy rain caused a land slip at the Ban Mae La Oon refugee camp leading to the death of a two-year-old girl, 12 injured and several missing. TBC responded in coordination with NGOs and the UNHCR to support those affected.
93 Refugees Repatriated from Thailand-Myanmar Border Camps
Irrawaddy reports that Ninety-three Myanmar refugees from five camps along the Thailand-Myanmar border returned to their homes on Monday through a voluntary repatriation program facilitated by the UNHCR, and the Thai and Myanmar governments.
Annual Report - 2017
This report covers the period January to December 2017 and outlines TBC’s progress based on the organisation’s Strategic Directions for Thailand and Burma/Myanmar 2017–2019. TBC’s programmes reached more than 195,000 men, women, and children—about 97,0001 in nine refugee camps in Thailand, and 98,000 in 191 villages in southeast Burma/Myanmar.