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Focus 19 May 2015 | 12:00 AM

UNHCR: Allow refugees to work legally

THE Government has been urged to extend greater protection to refugees in Malaysia who face a high risk of exploitation.

Community 09 Aug 2016 | 12:00 AM

Providing healthcare for refugees

TWO organisations are ensuring refugees are not overlooked in getting access to healthcare.

Community 17 Jan 2015 | 12:00 AM

Act quickly to resettle refugees

GEORGE TOWN: The Home Ministry wants the resettlement process of United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) cardholders to a third country to be expedited.

Focus 19 May 2015 | 12:00 AM

Suffering in silence

IF LIVING in the city has become too costly for Malaysians, refugees are even more hard hit, especially with the hike in the cost of living following the implementation of the Goods and Services Tax (GST).

Metro News 30 Oct 2018 | 12:00 AM

Reaching out to Rohingya kids

YOUNG Rohingya refugees enjoyed fun activities during an interaction programme hosted by Penang Japanese School (PJS).

Metro News 24 Sep 2018 | 12:00 AM

Having a voice in a new country

SPEAKING in front of a large audience can be a terrifying experience for most people, more so if you’re a teenage refugee who has come a long way from home.

Community 18 Jun 2016 | 12:00 AM

Meeting Rohingya children’s daily needs

ABOUT 100 Rohingya refugee pupils study at the Al-Akhlas school in Selayang, which is a United Nations-registered education centre.

Community 09 Jan 2015 | 12:00 AM

Refugee kids treated to some festive fun

A GROUP of refugee children, living temporarily in Malaysia under the UNHCR banner, had a wonderful time at Zac & Zibbo Kids Gym, Asia’s first specialised children’s gym in Citta Mall, Subang.

Community 27 Nov 2015 | 12:00 AM

UNCHR: Children begging to support refugee family

LACK of access to a formal education and because their parents are not allowed to work in the country due to their refugee status, has led to Rohingya children begging for money to survive.

Focus 08 May 2015 | 12:00 AM

Volunteers go all out to teach underprivileged kids

As night falls upon Jalan Tuanku Abdul Rahman, the place is finally getting a much-needed dose of calm and quiet.