#Bangladesh

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

    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

    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

    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

    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

  • Article: Floating Schools Help These Bangladeshi Students Learn During Monsoon Season

    Floating Schools Help These Bangladeshi Students Learn During Monsoon Season

    By Leah Rodriguez|Sept. 13, 2018

    A nonprofit has already built 23 in a flood-prone area of the country. Read more

  • Article: Rohingya Children Share Their Stories in This Chilling Video

    Rohingya Children Share Their Stories in This Chilling Video

    By Leah Rodriguez|Sept. 12, 2018

    It’s been a year since the refugees arrived in Bangladesh. Read more

  • Article: I Put Stickers on 500 Public Buses in Bangladesh to Tell Men to Take Their Hands Off Girls

    I Put Stickers on 500 Public Buses in Bangladesh to Tell Men to Take Their Hands Off Girls

    Sept. 12, 2018|ICS

    Atika Shafa, 21, is part of a team of 10 young people trying to make transport safe for women. Read more