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USAID administrator Green due Monday to meet Rohingyas

Sun Online Desk     12th May, 2018 12:07:23 printer

USAID administrator Green due Monday to meet Rohingyas

US Agency for International Development (USAID) Administrator Mark Green arrives in Dhaka on  Monday to see the current  Rohingya situation on the ground, UNB reports.

 

Green will also visit Myanmar and Thailand until May 23. 

 

USAID Senior Deputy Assistant Administrator for Asia Gloria Steele and U.S. Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Population, Refugees, and Migration Ambassador Mark Storella will accompany Administrator Green as part of the delegation.

 

While in Bangladesh and Myanmar, Administrator Green plans to visit several sites where the U.S. Government is providing humanitarian assistance to displaced Rohingya and affected host communities. 

 

He will also meet with Government of Bangladesh officials. 

 

In Myanmar, the Administrator will meet with civil-society representatives, students, and youth leaders, as well as Government of Burma officials to discuss steps needed to address the crises in Rakhine State and violence in other areas of the country.

 

Green will visit Bangkok from May 21 to 22 to meet with USAID Mission Directors from across Asia to discuss the implementation of the President's Indo-Pacific Strategy.


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