#Bangladesh

  • Article: Bangladesh Lends Land to Families Displaced by Rising Sea Levels and Erosion
    Environment

    Bangladesh Lends Land to Families Displaced by Rising Sea Levels and Erosion

    Jan. 14, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Villagers are receiving plots with fish ponds on a free lease to help them stay afloat. Read more

  • Article: Britain Claps Back at Daily Mail for 'Factually Inaccurate' Headline
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    Britain Claps Back at Daily Mail for 'Factually Inaccurate' Headline

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Jan. 7, 2019

    The newspaper claimed UK aid was funding “rigged elections” in Bangladesh. Read more

  • Article: Rohingya Repatriation Postponed After Refugees Refuse to Return to Myanmar
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    Rohingya Repatriation Postponed After Refugees Refuse to Return to Myanmar

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 19, 2018

    The Rohingya want their human rights guaranteed. Read more

  • Article: Rohingya Refugees Are Being Returned to Myanmar — Against Their Wishes
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    Rohingya Refugees Are Being Returned to Myanmar — Against Their Wishes

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 14, 2018

    “The human rights violations committed against the Rohingya amount to the worst atrocities." Read more

  • Article: Bangladesh to Send Rohingya Refugees Back to Myanmar Despite UN Genocide Warning
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    Bangladesh to Send Rohingya Refugees Back to Myanmar Despite UN Genocide Warning

    By Leah Rodriguez|Oct. 30, 2018

    Authorities claim they’re equipped to protect the group and ward off discrimination. Read more

  • Article: Rohingya Refugee Girls Were Sold Into Forced Labor, UN Says
    Girls & Women

    Rohingya Refugee Girls Were Sold Into Forced Labor, UN Says

    Oct. 17, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The International Organization for Migration has identified scores of human trafficking cases. Read more

  • Article: With Solar Farms and Panels, Bangladesh Inches Toward Its Green Energy Goal
    Environment

    With Solar Farms and Panels, Bangladesh Inches Toward Its Green Energy Goal

    Oct. 16, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    But coal and oil plants are still being built in the power-hungry country too. Read more

  • Article: Over 45,000 of You Just Called on Jeremy Hunt to Get Justice For Rohingya Children
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    Over 45,000 of You Just Called on Jeremy Hunt to Get Justice For Rohingya Children

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 21, 2018

    These children and their families have suffered horrific violence — and they deserve justice. Read more