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Safety, sanitation crisis swell up girls’ dropout

Lack of social safety, sanitation, prevalence of child marriage and labour hinder children from continuing their education in Bangladesh. The observation came at the launching ceremony of policy briefs on child marriage, child marriage and out-of-school children in Dhaka on Wednesday. education2222The policy brief revealed that out-of-school children were found in almost all districts, with the highest concentration in Bandarban, Sunamganj, Bhola, Netrokona and Cox’s Bazar and the lowest in Jhalokati, Barguna, Pirojpur, Feni and Jessore. ...

A click on the computer can help moms in Bangladesh

People in Utah County can help moms and babies in Bangladesh without ever having to travel to the country or even donating any money to a cause. Dr. Helen Feltovich is a high-risk obstetrician at Utah Valley Regional Medical Center in Provo and has created a new project for equipment to help those in need. The public can help her team get funding for the project by helping them be selected as a “People’s Choice Award” winner. They may log onto to cast a vote. [caption id="attachment_18339" align="alignright" width="576"]Women in Bangla...
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