Jayne saw that a community in Malaysia was living in unsafe homes. So she founded an organization that builds sustainable houses for the families. It's a lot more rewarding than her old advertising job, she says.
The US has announced its intentions to assist Indonesia and Malaysia in implementing their program to shelter Rohingya refugees. A US delegation is also set for talks with Myanmar, the country the boatpeople are fleeing.
Around 1,600 people fleeing persecution in Myanmar and Bangladesh have arrived, weak and hungry, in Malaysia and Indonesia. The Rohingya have increasingly become the target of violence by Buddhist extremists.
Lee Kuan Yew, a prominent figure on Singapore's political scene since 1959, governed the city-state for more than three decades and shaped the country's political landscape. Lee died Monday in hospital at the age of 91.