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Dhaka, Bangladesh
Joined October 2017


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  1. 4 hours ago
  2. 2 hours ago

    Preparing sites for the emergency relocation of . Digging drainage canals. Keeping roads open in the monsoon rains. Who is doing the heavy lifting? . Impressive work, in liaison with & . Together, .

  3. UK State |Minister, Mr. Mark Field met with outreach volunteers and listened to their concerns during a day visit to Kutupalong refugee site in Bangladesh.

    Mr. Mark Field, UK State Minister for Asia& Pacific met with UNHCR outreach volunteers at Kutupalong refugee site in Bangladesh
  4. 5 hours ago

    See how far they came: from danger to safety. Please join our relief efforts and together we will protect lives. The relocation of continues as monsoon rains threaten their shelters.

  5. PHOTO STORY: A joint response of monsoon preparations by the humanitarian agencies and the government of Bangladesh to support Rohingya refugees.

  6. 8 hours ago

    On-going construction of emergency relocation shelters for at high risk of landslides in Nayapara camp. Joint effort with government, , host communities, refugee volunteers &

  7. Jul 7

    Mohammed, a refugee boy, tries out his newly acquired English skills with the UN Secretary General. But Mohammed & other refugee children currently only receive 2 hours per day of due, in part, to curriculum restrictions. We must do better -- and urgently.

  8. Jul 8

    are bringing colour to the refugee settlements of Bangladesh. Community in action. Creativity & expression.

  9. Jul 8

    🚪 School gates are harder to prise open for refugee children. 🙋 And refugee girls find it tougher than boys to get in the classroom. 📚 As they grow up, so does the marginalisation. ♀ And the secondary school gender gap gets wider. It's .

  10. Jul 7

    “It would take just one storm to wash us all away." There are nearly 1 million refugees in Bangladesh. And the storms are coming.

  11. Jul 7

    📚 Refugee girls are only 50% as likely to go to secondary level as boys. ♀ It’s time to change this. It’s .

  12. Jul 7

    “We want to go back to Myanmar as soon as possible, “but only if we’re given full rights as citizens. We want to be free.”

  13. Jul 7

    Tens of millions of people around the world have been forced to flee their homes. Half of them are children.

  14. Jul 6

    UN Filippo Grandi took off his shoes, sat down on a mat on the floor, and listened to the children.

  15. Jul 6

    Ayesha escaped Myanmar with her life. And yet she's still at risk. Hundreds of thousands could face floods and landslides as monsoon season looms over the world’s largest refugee settlement.

  16. Jul 8

    As monsoon rains continue, Field & Shelter Teams continue their work with focus. Shelter repair & reinforcement. The relocation of at high risk of landslides. Continuing the construction of homes on flat, safe ground.

  17. Jul 5

    BEFORE & AFTER: (1) refugee house in landslide zone vs. (2) reinforced emergency shelter on safe, flat land at relocation site. Standing strong with Rohingya in Bangladesh to build a better future.

    , , and 5 others
  18. Jun 30

    Driving full-force ahead with the construction of emergency relocation housing for at high risk of landslides in Bangladesh. , , Rohingya refugees and the Bangladeshi community working together to deliver & save lives. Great team effort.

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  19. Jul 6

    I was honoured to spend some time with , UNFPA Executive Director, during the recent UN-WB mission to Bangladesh. Such an inspiring & passionate leader, with a true grass roots focus. & standing .

  20. Jul 7

    Working towards a future of hope & possibilities for ,⁩ amidst an ongoing emergency operation. Check out this video of the recent UN-World Bank mission to refugee settlement in Bangladesh. ⁦


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