Addressing Humanitarian Needs and Building Community Resilience in Rakhine State
Resource type: Case study
Organisation: Myanmar Red Cross Society, IFRC
Tags: Asia-Pacific, Cash in conflict, Cash in emergencies
Publication year: 2020
Overview of the Myanmar Red Cross Society’s (MRCS) programmes supported by IFRC in Rakhine. MRCS has been offering assistance to communities in Rakhine since 2012, initially targeting Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs). Multi-year programmes for village-based community resilience commenced in 2015 and livelihoods restoration programmes in 2019.