#Bangladesh

  • 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: 8 Million People Were Lifted Out of Poverty in Bangladesh in the Last 10 Years: Report

    8 Million People Were Lifted Out of Poverty in Bangladesh in the Last 10 Years: Report

    By Madeleine Keck|Oct. 13, 2019

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

  • Article: The Daily Mail and the Times Shamed RNLI’s Lifesaving Global Work — and It Sparked a Wave of Support

    The Daily Mail and the Times Shamed RNLI’s Lifesaving Global Work — and It Sparked a Wave of Support

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 16, 2019

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

  • Article: Bangladesh Rules Women Will No Longer Be Required to Declare Virginity on Marriage Certificate

    Bangladesh Rules Women Will No Longer Be Required to Declare Virginity on Marriage Certificate

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Aug. 27, 2019

    Women will now simply have to choose from unmarried, widowed, or divorced — as will men. Read more