Tents provided for people in natural disasters

Shelterbox has sent survival kits to Myanmar to provide aid for those suffering in the Rohingya crisis, where it is thought that 70% of the local communities are without shelter. This follows news that the Muslim minority have fled from Myanmar to Bangladesh refugee camps claiming they are suffering from oppression and ‘ethnic cleansing’ by the Buddhist military.

Truthfal’s Phoebe Eckersley spoke to Mark Nicholson, Media Relations Officer, about the ‘generosity’ of Cornwall in this National Crisis.