#bangladesh

  • Article: More Women Are Taking Charge in Bangladesh's $28 Billion Garment Industry
    Finance & Innovation

    More Women Are Taking Charge in Bangladesh's $28 Billion Garment Industry

    April 5, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Women are taking the lead in negotiating for higher wages, safer workplaces and more respect. Read more

  • Article: Cate Blanchett Just Warned the World About the Latest Risk for Rohingya Refugees
    Environment

    Cate Blanchett Just Warned the World About the Latest Risk for Rohingya Refugees

    By David Brand|March 21, 2018

    Monsoon-related floods could be lethal for the Rohingya in refugee camps. Read more

  • Article: Rohingya Refugees Say Myanmar Is Now Using Starvation as a 'Weapon'
    Food & Hunger

    Rohingya Refugees Say Myanmar Is Now Using Starvation as a 'Weapon'

    By David Brand|Feb. 8, 2018

    Doctors say the refugees who flee Myanmar arrive in Bangladesh "severely malnourished." Read more

  • Article: 53% of Garment Workers Face Domestic Violence in Bangladesh
    Girls & Women

    53% of Garment Workers Face Domestic Violence in Bangladesh

    Jan. 18, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Some men feel humiliated when their wives become the main breadwinners. Read more