#Bangladesh

  • Article: In My Own Words: Why I Work to Ensure Sex Workers Have Access to Clean Water and Safe Hygiene, Too

    In My Own Words: Why I Work to Ensure Sex Workers Have Access to Clean Water and Safe Hygiene, Too

    By Shomy Hasan Chowdhury|March 31, 2020

    Shomy Hasan Chowdhury is working to ensure access to water and sanitation in Bangladesh’s brothels. Read more

  • Article: At Least 15 Rohingya Drowned After Leaving a Refugee Camp in Bangladesh

    At Least 15 Rohingya Drowned After Leaving a Refugee Camp in Bangladesh

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 11, 2020

    The Bangladesh coast guard managed to rescue 73 people and is searching for the rest. Read more

  • Article: Australian Politicians Visit Bangladesh Slums to See the Impact of Australian Aid

    Australian Politicians Visit Bangladesh Slums to See the Impact of Australian Aid

    By Madeleine Keck|Jan. 30, 2020

    The tour visited programs by Oxfam, Plan International, and World Vision, among others. Read more

  • Article: Rohingya Refugee Children in Bangladesh Now Have Access to Education

    Rohingya Refugee Children in Bangladesh Now Have Access to Education

    By Catherine Caruso|Jan. 29, 2020

    Children in grades six to nine will be taught using Myanmar’s curriculum. Read more

  • Article: Rohingya Child Refugees Are Being Denied Education, Human Rights Watch Says

    Rohingya Child Refugees Are Being Denied Education, Human Rights Watch Says

    By Catherine Caruso|Dec. 3, 2019

    “The international community needs to act and demand that Bangladesh and Myanmar change course.” Read more

  • Article: Virtual Checkups Are Helping People in Rural Bangladesh Access Health Care

    Virtual Checkups Are Helping People in Rural Bangladesh Access Health Care

    By Jacky Habib|Nov. 8, 2019

    Amid a shortage of 60,000 physicians, technology can help fill the gap. Read more

  • Article: 8M Bangladeshis Were Lifted Out of Poverty in 6 Years: Report

    8M Bangladeshis Were Lifted Out of Poverty in 6 Years: Report

    By Madeleine Keck|Oct. 13, 2019

    “Bangladesh has an inspiring story of reducing poverty and advancing development.” Read more

  • Article: UK’s RNLI Overwhelmed by Support After Work Abroad Criticism

    UK’s RNLI Overwhelmed by Support After Work Abroad Criticism

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 16, 2019

    The Royal National Lifeboat Institution works to protect children globally, as well as in the UK. Read more