Globe writer wins Amnesty media award for coverage of Rohingya refugees

The Globe and Mail‘s Asia correspondent, Nathan VanderKlippe, has won an Amnesty International Canada media award for his coverage of Rohingya refugees fleeing Myanmar.

Mr. VanderKlippe’s September reporting from Myanmar’s border with Bangladesh provided an on-the-ground account of what the United Nations High Commission for Human Rights has called a textbook example of ethnic cleansing.

You can read more about VanderKlippe’s work, and award, here.