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HIV/AIDS: Low prevalence, high stigma in Bangladesh

HIV/AIDS: Low prevalence, high stigma in Bangladesh

dan.rafter@hrc.org December 31, 2012 0

DHAKA 31 December 2012 (IRIN) - Even though HIV prevalence in Bangladesh is as low as 0.1 percent of the 160 million population, experts fear that widespread discrimination towards people who test positive

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BANGLADESH: Mohammad Shafique, “I am having trouble just supporting myself here”

BANGLADESH: Mohammad Shafique, “I am having trouble just supporting myself here”

December 27, 2012 0

COX’S BAZAR 27 December 2012 (IRIN) - More than two months after Rohingya refugee Mohammad Shafique fled to Bangladesh from Myanmar, the 32-year-old wonders whether he will be able to return. >

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BANGLADESH: Deforestation threatens food security in southeast

BANGLADESH: Deforestation threatens food security in southeast

dan.rafter@hrc.org December 19, 2012 0

COX’S BAZAR 19 December 2012 (IRIN) - Activists warn food insecurity in southeastern Bangladesh may worsen over the next decade as a result of unfettered deforestation. >

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DISASTERS: Slow-onset disasters take toll

DISASTERS: Slow-onset disasters take toll

carolyn.simon@hrc.org December 7, 2012 0

DHAKA/BANGKOK 07 December 2012 (IRIN) - In southwestern Bangladesh, recent large-scale water-logging - stagnant flood water that fails to recede - threatens agriculture and public health for years to come. It is a

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DISASTERS: Slow-onset disasters take toll

DISASTERS: Slow-onset disasters take toll

December 7, 2012 0

DHAKA/BANGKOK 07 December 2012 (IRIN) - In southwestern Bangladesh, recent large-scale water-logging - stagnant flood water that fails to recede - threatens agriculture and public health for years to come. It is a

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DISASTERS: Slow-onset disasters take toll

DISASTERS: Slow-onset disasters take toll

December 7, 2012 0

DHAKA/BANGKOK 07 December 2012 (IRIN) - In southwestern Bangladesh, recent large-scale water-logging - stagnant flood water that fails to recede - threatens agriculture and public health for years to come. It is a

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DISASTERS: Slow-onset disasters take toll

DISASTERS: Slow-onset disasters take toll

carolyn.simon@hrc.org December 7, 2012 0

DHAKA/BANGKOK 07 December 2012 (IRIN) - In southwestern Bangladesh, recent large-scale water-logging - stagnant flood water that fails to recede - threatens agriculture and public health for years to come. It is a

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DISASTERS: Slow-onset disasters take toll

DISASTERS: Slow-onset disasters take toll

carolyn.simon@hrc.org December 7, 2012 0

DHAKA/BANGKOK 07 December 2012 (IRIN) - In southwestern Bangladesh, recent large-scale water-logging - stagnant flood water that fails to recede - threatens agriculture and public health for years to come. It is a

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DISASTERS: Slow-onset disasters take toll

DISASTERS: Slow-onset disasters take toll

December 7, 2012 0

DHAKA/BANGKOK 07 December 2012 (IRIN) - In southwestern Bangladesh, recent large-scale water-logging - stagnant flood water that fails to recede - threatens agriculture and public health for years to come. It is a

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DISASTERS: Slow-onset disasters take toll

DISASTERS: Slow-onset disasters take toll

December 7, 2012 0

DHAKA/BANGKOK 07 December 2012 (IRIN) - In southwestern Bangladesh, recent large-scale water-logging - stagnant flood water that fails to recede - threatens agriculture and public health for years to come. It is a

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