Delegation of the European Union to Thailand

Strengthening capacities and developing sustainable livelihood opportunities for the Myanmar refugees largely encamped along the Thai-Myanmar border in preparation for eventual repatriation

05/07/2018 - 10:50
Migration and Border Management

Overall objective: To contribute to a long-term solution to the challenges encountered by the Myanmar refugees living in the 9 camps along the Thai-Myanmar border.

Specific objectives:

  • To favour an efficient, transparent and quality aid, in a Rights-based approach framework, strengthening Caritas agents as responsibility-holders, open to learning and accountability processes.
  • To continue with the provision of livelihood-sector-based basic services in the nine camps and their hosting communities which will contribute significantly to reduce vulnerability and increase self-reliance and preparedness for a possible return process.


Total Cost (EUR): 1 807 288.10

EU contracted amount (EUR): 1 445 830.48

Duration: December 2016 - November 2018

Implementing organisation: CARITAS ESPANOLA

Funding Instrument: Development Cooperation Instrument (DCI)

Benefitting zone: Thailand

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