Documenting the unfolding disaster of the Rohingya people

Saturday, 7 October 2017 - 9:00am to 9:30am

While the Rohingya people in Western Burma have suffered discrimination in the past, the current disaster is of unprecedented proportions.

We talk to Mahi Ramakrishnan, a blogger and documentary film maker from Malaysia, who has made three documentaries about the Rohingya people about the current campaign of ethnic cleansing by the Myanmar Government.

Mahi also talks about some of the possible ways forward to resolve this humanitarian and political crisis.

Asia Pacific Currents provides updates of labour struggles and campaigns from the Asia Pacific region. It is produced by Australia Asia Worker Links, in the studio of 3CR Radio in Melbourne, Australia

 

Saturday 9:00am to 9:30am
Stories and issues from the Asia Pacific region with a labour and grassroots perspective. Regular interviews with activists from countries in the Asia Pacific region. Produced by Australia-Asia Worker Links.

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Jiselle Hanna and Pier Moro

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