Rohingya

Rohingya groups request a remedy from Facebook for its complicity in international crimes
March 29, 2021

Rohingya groups request a remedy from Facebook for its complicity in international crimes

29 March, 2021 In August 2017, a campaign of mass violence, including murder and sexual violence, was carried out by the Myanmar military against the Rohingya population. The Independent International …

Rohingya Victims ask the ICC to Consider Moving the Proceedings Closer to the Affected Community
August 10, 2020

Rohingya Victims ask the ICC to Consider Moving the Proceedings Closer to the Affected Community

4 August 2020, Rohingya victims formally requested Pre-Trial Chamber III of the International Criminal Court (ICC) to order the Court’s Registry to assess the feasibility of holding court proceedings close …

Rohingya victim groups ask Facebook to provide them support, following its role in the violence against them
July 10, 2020

Rohingya victim groups ask Facebook to provide them support, following its role in the violence against them

Several of the Rohingya groups within VAI’s membership- groups who were displaced by the anti-Rohingya violence in Myanmar and are now living in Bangladesh- have been petitioning Facebook to take …

Characterisation of Sexual Violence as a Women’s Issue in the Rohingya Crisis: A Response to David Eichert
June 18, 2020

Characterisation of Sexual Violence as a Women’s Issue in the Rohingya Crisis: A Response to David Eichert

Eva Buzo, the Director of VAI writes on the issues with investigations on the #Rohingya crisis. Early reporting that exclusively focused on sexual violence as a women’s issue set off …