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Vignette: Human Rights and the Rohingya Refugees

  • Sharmin Sultana
  • Muhammad Busyairi
  • Janet McIntyre-MillsEmail author
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Part of the Contemporary Systems Thinking book series (CST)

Abstract

The vignette gives a brief insight into the historical background of the Rohingya Refugees and hints at the extent of their victimization at the hands of the state. It grounds the issues of conflict, displacement and loss as a current and unfolding issue. More people have experienced displacement currently than during the Second World War (UN Director). The United Nations Declaration of the Rights of Indigenous People has been ignored in the case of the Rohingyas.

Keywords

Rohingya Human rights UNDRIP Atrocity 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Sharmin Sultana
    • 1
  • Muhammad Busyairi
    • 1
  • Janet McIntyre-Mills
    • 1
    Email author
  1. 1.Flinders UniversityAdelaideAustralia

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