Bangladesh, Burma and the Rohingya crisis Contents

Contents

Summary

Burma

The Rohingya crisis

Bangladesh

1 Introduction

Previous reports

Assistance during the inquiry

Refusal of visas to visit Burma

2 Burma

Introduction

DFID’s work in Burma pre-

DFID Burma post-2012 to now

UK policy following the Rohingya crisis

Burma’s “path to democracy”

Media freedom

Political Prisoners

Religious Freedom

Parliamentary democracy

The Peace Process

IDPs and refugees

DFID funding

Options for the future

Changes to the DFID programme

Which programmes could be withdrawn?

Support for civil society

ICC referral

Sanctions

Rabat Plan of Action

3 The Rohingya refugees

Introduction

First report and reply

Second report and reply

Recent developments

Conclusions

4 Bangladesh

Economic growth and development

Challenges

Equality

‘Civic space’, open debate

Human rights

Women and girls

Business and working environment

Climate change

Health and nutrition

BRAC

Conclusions

Conclusions and recommendations

Formal minutes

Witnesses

Published written evidence

List of Reports from the Committee during the current Parliament




Published: 22 May 2018