Amid major flood disaster in Thailand, aiding Burmese refugees and migrants on the margins
As flood waters rise in Thailand, Burmese refugees and migrant workers are especially vulnerable. The IRC is working with the Thai government to ensure this marginalized community has access to shelter, clean water, food and other basic services.
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Burmese residents in Wat Kan Ham. The building is surrounded by dirty flood water. (Photo: Peter Biro/IRC)
Story and photos by Peter Biro
As Thailand battles its worst flooding in 50 years, the International Rescue Committee is offering support to Burmese refugees and migrant workers who are being affected by the devastation.