Tag: Swedish Red Cross

Swedish embassy in Yangon welcomes new team member

On 12 January 2021 the Embassy of Sweden section office in Yangon released a welcome note about their new team member, as follow: “We warmly welcome our new colleague Frederik Frisell, who will be replacing Anders Frankenberg as Head of Development Cooperation in Myanmar. Frederik has recently worked with Swedish humanitarian assistance and has visited…

Sweden provides new Rohingya refugees support of SEK 100 million

The Rohingya crisis continues to grow as more and more people fly from Myanmar to Bangladesh. Sida (Swedish International Development Agency) has in November therefore decided to distribute a new humanitarian support of 100 million kronor to organizations that assist refugees both in Bangladesh and Myanmar where the needs are enormous. “When so many people…