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Rohingya Relief

OBAT has been on the ground in the Rohingya refugee camps in Bangladesh since 2017, after hundreds of thousands of Rohingya were forced over. OBAT was active in relief efforts including building shelters, medical clinics, community centers and informal learning centers.

About this program

We strive to provide the necessary support and assistance to help the Rohingya people rebuild their lives and communities. Our team of dedicated volunteers and staff are committed to working tirelessly to bring much-needed relief to those who have been affected by this ongoing crisis.

Primary Health Facility

OBAT’s primary health facility offers a full range of compassionate, comprehensive medical care and access to referral facilities. A crucial component of the clinic are our community health workers tasked with ensuring continuum of care between the health facility and the community.

Donation Details:
Donations are used to pay for operating expenses of the hospital (doctors, nurses, medical assistants, pharmacist, medical supplies, prescription drugs, medical equipment and all other expenses related to operations of the hospital).

Cost & Logistics:

COST
$3 on average to treat a patient.

WHERE
Kutapulong Rohingya Refugee Camp, Bangladesh.

Learning Centers

Our learning centres provide a safe space where Rohingya children can learn Burmese, English, Math, and participate in other educational activities daily. Students also receive nutritional snack daily at the centres.

Donation Details:
OBAT Canada funds seven learning centers that are located in several different camps.

Cost & Logistics:

COST
$325 for an entire year’s support per student.

WHERE
Rohingya refugee camps, Bangladesh.

Orphan Sponsorship

OBAT Canada provides support to orphans in the Rohingya refugee camps. Our sponsorship program costs include nutrition and food security, health care, education and trauma support. These orphan children are all housed together in one center in the Rohingya refugee camp.

Donation Details:
Donations provide these orphans with food security, healthcare and education.

Cost & Logistics:

COST
$24 per month / $288 per year

WHERE
Rohingya refugee camps, Bangladesh

Restoration of Eyesight

It is the only known project of its kind and aims to restore the eyesight through surgery of Rohingya men and women, and provide eyeglasses.

Donation Details:
Screening camps are held in the refugee camps and patients identified as transferred to hospitals outside the camps to complete surgery, proivde medication and support before they are transported back to the camps.

Cost & Logistics:

COST
$60 for a restorative eyesight surgery

WHERE
Rohingya refugee camps, Bangladesh

Our Triple 100% Policy

100% volunteer effort using 100% of donations 100% of the time!

Every donation you make goes to programs on the ground, and directly benefits communities in need.  Learn More>>

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Our Triple 100% Policy

100-percent-donation obat canada

100% volunteer effort using 100% of donations 100% of the time!

Every donation you make goes to programs on the ground, and directly benefits communities in need.  Learn More>>
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OBAT Canada is a registered charity with the Canada Revenue Agency (under the Canadian Income Tax Act, R.S.C. 1985, registration number 738523695RR0001). All donations made to us are eligible for a Canadian tax deductible donation receipt.