Rohingya Experiences of Covid-19 in Cox's Bazar Camps


This flash report outlines community experiences of Covid-19 in Rohingya camps in Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh. Authored by three researchers who live in Cox’s Bazar and based on 34 interviews with camp residents, the study examines five dimensions of Rohingya experiences of the pandemic:

(1) Awareness and understanding of Covid-19
(2) Impact of Covid-19 and lockdown on livelihoods
(3) Impact of Covid-19 and lockdown on family relationships and communication
(4) Perceptions of medical clinics and hospitals
(5) Messages for (international) humanitarian agencies and government actors