#Bangladesh

  • Article: Dozens Dead as Monsoon Rains Flood South Asia

    Dozens Dead as Monsoon Rains Flood South Asia

    By Joe McCarthy|July 15, 2019

    Tens of thousands have been displaced. Read more

  • Article: UN Accuses Myanmar of Creating ‘Apartheid State’ and Threatens to Withhold Aid

    UN Accuses Myanmar of Creating ‘Apartheid State’ and Threatens to Withhold Aid

    By Joe McCarthy|June 17, 2019

    “Rakhine has been an apartheid state for years.” Read more

  • Article: Bangladesh Will Charge 16 People With Murder Over Brutal Attack on 19-Year-Old Student

    Bangladesh Will Charge 16 People With Murder Over Brutal Attack on 19-Year-Old Student

    By Sushmita Roy|May 30, 2019

    Nusrat Jahan Rafi was attacked after she reported being sexually abused by her school's headmaster. Read more

  • Article: Bangladesh Bans Fishing in Bay of Bengal to Protect Key Species From Collapsing

    Bangladesh Bans Fishing in Bay of Bengal to Protect Key Species From Collapsing

    By Joe McCarthy|May 20, 2019

    "These resources will deplete one day if we do not use them sustainably.” Read more

  • Article: London Just Hosted a Cricket World Cup to Support Children Living on the Streets

    London Just Hosted a Cricket World Cup to Support Children Living on the Streets

    May 15, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    England's team was captained by former Rohingya child refugee, Jasmin Akter. Read more

  • Article: Angelina Jolie Says ‘We Cannot Say We Had No Warning’ About Rohingya Crisis

    Angelina Jolie Says ‘We Cannot Say We Had No Warning’ About Rohingya Crisis

    By Daniele Selby|Feb. 5, 2019

    The actress and superstar humanitarian is currently in Bangladesh visiting refugee camps. Read more

  • Article: Aid Workers Prepare for the Long Haul in Rohingya Refugee Camps as Crisis Continues

    Aid Workers Prepare for the Long Haul in Rohingya Refugee Camps as Crisis Continues

    Feb. 4, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "But this emergency is not over yet. Still the Rohingyas need our help and support." Read more

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

    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