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The Christian population of Syria is reduced to almost nothing

02/06/2022 Syria (International Christian Concern) – The last Christian in Idlib, Michel Butros al-Jisri, 90, recently recalled the conflicts and war he has faced over the past few years that have driven out other Christians who lived by his side. The majority of the city’s residents left in 2015 when the opposition took control. Without […]

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Vaccination of Qawmi Madrasa students, floating population will start tomorrow

The health directorate is ready to roll out the special Covid-19 vaccination campaign on Sunday for students at the Qawmi Madrasa and residents of the capital’s floating communities. A makeshift vaccination center will be set up at Kamalapur railway station in the capital to vaccinate the floating group from tomorrow afternoon, the Secretary of the […]

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Remove penalty clauses from population control bill: BJP MP

The Rajya Sabha on Friday discussed a private bill on population regulation proposed by Rakesh Sinha of the Bharatiya Janata party. During the discussion, another BJP member, Vikas Mahatme, called for the removal of the penal clauses from the bill saying that if a family were penalized for more than two children, the third child […]

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Population and Security – Journal

IT is a rapidly unfolding nightmare scenario. Yet the threat posed by the population explosion to national security is absent from our political discourse. Apart from a fleeting reference to population management, the seriousness of the problem is not sufficiently recognized in the recently launched Integrated National Security Policy (NSP). There is no clear strategy […]

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All shocks and no therapy for an unhappy population – Groundviews

Photo courtesy of the Guardian A nation was promised prospects of prosperity and splendor and an estimated 6.9 million voters opted for it, subsequently providing a two-thirds parliamentary majority to implement the vision. Just over two years later, the reality is being experienced by everyone – shortages of everything from cooking gas to powdered milk […]

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Refugees Push West Ridge’s Growing Asian Population

Emraan Mohamad Yakuv remembers being hit by freezing cold when he arrived from tropical Malaysia nearly eight years ago. As a child, he was one of thousands of refugees who fled Myanmar (formerly known as Burma). Many went to Thailand, then to Malaysia. Some, years later, settled in the United States. Yakuv, who is Rohingya, […]

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Uttarakhand assembly elections 2022: Sitarganj, home to a large Bengali population, braces for a three-way contest | Dehradun News

RUDRAPUR: The Sitarganj assembly constituency, which is dominated by Bengali voters who had migrated from Bangladesh in 1971, is likely to witness a three-way contest this time. According to Election Commission data, Sitarganj constituency has 1.25 lakh voters from diverse backgrounds. A majority of voters are from the Bengali community (50,000), followed by those from […]

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Asian nations will see their population decline – Red Deer Advocate

In population policy, the magic number is 2.1. This is the “replacement level”: if a country’s fertility rate (the average number of children a woman has in her lifetime) is 2.1, then the country’s population will remain stable . Above this number, it begins to grow; below 2.1, it eventually drops. And something really important […]

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Population growth is declining across Asia

Gwynne Dyer is a Canadian journalist and commentator on international affairs. OPINION: In population policy, the magic number is 2.1. This is the “replacement level”: if a country’s fertility rate (the average number of children a woman has in her lifetime) is 2.1, then the country’s population will remain stable . Above this number, it […]

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Demographic time bomb: can it be avoided?

Recently, a political debate workshop was organized on population by a political institute where my recommendations were not integrated into the final draft. Therefore, we sought to write about it independently to alert the world to the demographic time bomb in the South Asian region. Although it is difficult to overcome this problem, it is […]

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Tiger Range Ministers Reiterate Commitment to Increase Tiger Population and Adopt KL Joint Statement | Malaysia

The Ministry of Energy and Natural Resources said in a statement today that the TRCs have also adopted the Kuala Lumpur Joint Declaration on Tiger Conservation, which emphasizes shared commitments to conservation of the tiger. — Photo by Twitter/Bernama KUALA LUMPUR, 21 January – Ministers and senior officials from 13 Tiger Range Countries (TRCs) expressed […]

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The government is now aiming to sting 70% of the population

Bangladesh now plans to inoculate 70% of its population with the Covid-19 vaccine – up from 80% originally planned – in line with the World Health Organization’s target. In October, the WHO set a target for countries to vaccinate 70% of their population by mid-2022, and according to projections made by Our World in Data, […]

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Asia-Pacific: only 5% of the region’s population owns 70% of its total wealth

Asia-Pacific, Featured, Food and Agriculture, Featured, Poverty and SDGs, TerraViva United Nations Poverty and the SDGs Credit: Amantha Perera/IPS MADRID, Jan 18, 2022 (IPS) – The Asia-Pacific region is experiencing growing inequality while recording impressive economic growth and poverty reduction. These strong inequalities persist in the region, with almost 2 out of 4 people still […]

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Business News | Stock and Equity Market News | Financial News

Search mutual fund quotes, news, net asset values HCL Technician INE860A01027, HCLTECH, 532281 TataTeleservice INE517B01013, TTML, 532371 CDS INE467B01029, SDC, 532540 Suzlon Energy INE040H01021, SUZLON, 532667 HFCL INE548A01028, HFCL, 500183 Search mutual fund quotes, news, net asset values HCL Technician INE860A01027, HCLTECH, 532281 TataTeleservice INE517B01013, TTML, 532371 CDS INE467B01029, SDC, 532540 Suzlon Energy INE040H01021, SUZLON, […]

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Population planning issues

While we were still bubbling with excitement at the announcement of the appointment of popular singer and social activist, Shehzad Roy, as Honorary Brand Ambassador for Population and Family Planning by the President of Pakistan as Chairman of the Population Task Force, the PPP President roared in the National Assembly that contraceptives were also on […]

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32.53% of population fully immunized in Bangladesh

Bangladesh has been able to fully vaccinate 32.53 percent of its total population as of Thursday, according to data from the World Health Organization (WHO). A total of 85,187,677 people received a single dose while 56,168,790 people received both doses. Another 572,863 people received booster doses. First-dose recipients include 41,011,503 men and 41,041,427 women. Of […]

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Why India’s population problem is not what you think

More babies were born in India in 2003 than any year before and after. Since then, each year the number of live births has been steadily declining. About 7 lakh fewer babies would be born in 2021 than in 2003, or 1,900 fewer children born each day. The country experienced another milestone in 2005. The […]

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The housing crisis in the United States is only getting worse as the population shrinks

Falling populations in many cities mean more people are moving to fewer places where affordability will deteriorate, not improve Conor Sen, Bloomberg January 01, 2022, 3:50 p.m. Last modification: 01 January 2022, 15:54 Boise may be booming, but most other places are shrinking. Source: Bloomberg “> Boise may be booming, but most other places are […]

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Fakirhat becomes the first upazila to strike 100% of the eligible population

Fakirhat, in Bagerhat district, overtook 494 other upazilas in the country to become the first where 100 percent of its eligible population received at least one dose of the Covid-19 vaccine – a remarkable achievement at a time when countries around the world are struggling to convince people to get vaccinated against Covid. Fakirhat on […]

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Half of the adult population is still unbanked

Economists call for better infrastructure and political support Featured activity report Wed Dec 29 2021 00:00 Last update on: Wed Dec. 29, 2021 01:47 AM Since financial inclusion is important for reducing poverty, the government should include the poor and women in digital financial services, one expert suggested. Photo: star / file “> Since financial […]

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The two demographic megatrends that will shape the next decade

It’s shopping time. Many people, especially in the northern hemisphere, participated in Black Friday and Cyber ​​Monday in preparation for Christmas. For many, the 2021 shopping experience also reflects a return to normalcy in a time of endless waves of COVID-19 infections and lockdowns. Many department stores are located in cities, reflecting two megatrends that […]

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50% of the country’s population will live in urban areas by 2041

At least 50% of the country’s population will live in urban areas by 2041, predicted Nazrul Islam, president of the Center for Urban Studies (CUS). “We previously predicted it would happen by 2045-2046, but now we believe it can happen by 2041 as the government has stepped up its urbanization efforts,” he said during a […]

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Africa’s demographic boom is not synonymous with a demographic dividend

A few years ago, John Magufuli, the former president of Tanzania, urged women to “throw away their contraceptives” and “keep reproducing” to make their country strong. Magufuli, a Covid denier, is now dead – of the Covid. But his opinions endure. The idea of ​​limiting population growth in Africa is controversial, often for good reasons. […]

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Half of the target population will be vaccinated with Covax vaccines, gifts

Some 34% of the 70% of the country’s population targeted for Covid vaccination will be inoculated with vaccines received at the Covax facility, gifts from different countries. The government of Bangladesh has so far reached an agreement for 32 crore doses of Covid vaccine – including purchase, gifts from China, India and other countries and […]

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Challenge of meeting the needs of the aging population

Kazi Farzana Sharmin and Hasnat M Alamgir | Posted: Dec. 18, 2021, 9:00 p.m. The current median age of the population of Bangladesh is 27.6 years and within a decade it will grow to 31.6 years; this suggests continued demographic change, and the available evidence suggests that it will become more evident in the years […]

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The rise of Islamic fundamentalism is the main reason for the decline of the Hindu population in B’desh

New Delhi, December 16 (IANS): A majority of Indians believe that the rise of Islamic fundamentalism in Bangladesh and better prospects in India are the main reasons for the decline of the Hindu population in Bangladesh since its independence in 1971, according to an IANS-CVoter snap poll. The national survey was conducted on the occasion […]

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Disturbing delay in the population census

THE Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics, as evidenced by the delay in the process of purchasing electronic tablets, will not be able to meet its deadline to complete the 2021 National Population and Housing Census. Last week, the BBS submitted a proposal for the third time to the Cabinet Committee on Government Procurement seeking approval for […]

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United Nations Population Fund appeals for $ 835 million to support people in crisis

The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) has appealed for $ 835 million to help people in crisis. The goal is to reach more than 54 million women, girls and young people in 61 countries, with the Covid-19 epidemic and other challenges, according to reports. “It is crucial to understand that sexual and reproductive health treatments […]

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Staten Island Asian Population by Neighborhood, Health Trends in City Report

STATEN ISLAND, NY – Data collected by the city’s health department shows, for the first time, health trends specific to certain subsets of the Asian Pacific Islander population (API) in the five boroughs. In addition to a breakdown of Chinese, Indian and other API subsets by neighborhood on Staten Island. The report, released Friday, breaks […]

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COVID-19 vaccine reluctance among the adult population in Bangladesh: a nationwide cross-sectional survey

This article was originally published here PLoS One. Dec 9, 2021; 16 (12): e0260821. doi: 10.1371 / journal.pone.0260821. Electronic collection 2021. ABSTRACT INTRODUCTION: Studies related to COVID-19 vaccine hesitation are rare in Bangladesh, despite the growing need to understand the behavior of the population related to vaccination. Thus, the present study was conducted to assess […]

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Experts: overloading Dhaka-based population leads to 6% drop in GDP

“The cost of traffic jams amounted to 2 to 3% of the GDP” Over-concentrated development and overflowing population in the capital have had a severe impact on Bangladesh’s gross domestic product (GDP), even slashing its growth by 6 percent or more, experts said at a conference recently. The findings were revealed during an article presentation […]

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Development centered on Dhaka, population overload causes a loss of 6.0 pc of GDP

MUNIMA SULTANE | Posted: Dec. 03, 2021, 8:33 a.m. | Update: 03, 2021, 9:04:06 a.m. The heavily focused development on Dhaka city and population share is negatively impacting Bangladesh’s gross domestic product (GDP), slashing its growth by 6.0 percent or more, according to findings revealed Thursday during a BIDS conference. Such Dhaka-centric growth also reduces […]

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Healthy food is not affordable for more than 40% of the population; resilient agriculture and supply chain could be the answer

Diversity can be a guiding principle for governments that includes sources of inputs, mixtures of production, product markets and supply chains, as diversity creates multiple pathways to absorb shocks. Connectivity multiplies the benefits: Well-connected agrifood networks overcome disruption faster by shifting supply sources and channels for transport, marketing, inputs and labor, according to the report. […]

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Second vulture-safe drug offers hope for declining scavenger population in India

A second vulture-safe alternative to the veterinary medicine diclofenac could help large avian scavengers in South Asia. Scientists have been working to identify vulture-safe alternatives to diclofenac, a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug, since the drug was discovered in 2003 that the drug was the main cause of a catastrophic collapse of vulture populations in South Asia. […]

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BJP-RSS pushes for population policy despite declining fertility rate

The latest National Family Health Survey (NFHS) released on Wednesday by the Union’s Health Ministry shows the country’s fertility rate, at 1.6% in urban areas and 2.1% in rural India is stabilizing, but this finding is unlikely to reduce the pressure for laws. for the control of the population by the RSS and in particular […]

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Bangladesh | Population movement operation, Cox’s Bazar – Operational strategy (from January 1, 2022 to December 31, 2024) – Bangladesh

EVENT DESCRIPTION The population movement crisis that unfolded in 2016 resulted in the displacement of people from Rakhine, Myanmar, who crossed the border into Bangladesh. The situation continues today in the form of a protracted crisis due to the colossal number of internally displaced people – 896,879 people – who depend entirely on humanitarian assistance […]

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UNFPA pledges to protect gender diversity in Bangladesh

Webinar participants to observe the first day of the 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence organized by Bandhu Social Welfare Society on Thursday, November 25, 2021 Courtesy UN agency will do everything to end gender-based violence, says senior official The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) has urged the government to ensure protection for transgender […]

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Why Prince William is wrong to attribute habitat loss to population growth in Africa

The Duke of Cambridge made new comments this week regarding the “pressure” placed on African wildlife by human populations. In a speech at the Tusk Conservation Awards on Monday, he said that “the increasing pressure on Africa’s wildlife and wilderness due to the human population presents a huge challenge for conservationists, as it is in […]

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Population explosion

The world population in 1800 was only one billion, which by 2020 had grown to 7.8 billion people. It is expected that by 2100 the world population, if it increases at the same rate, could reach 10.9 billion. Edward O Wilson, a leading sociobiologist at Harvard University, says that with known underground deposits of all […]

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Assam’s deportation campaign in India deepens insecurity for Muslim population in state

MUMBAI – A campaign to evict residents living on government land in northeastern Assam state has increased insecurity among the state’s Muslim population, activists say. rights. Ongoing deportations in the remote state gained national attention after two people were killed in September during one of the campaigns to expel 800 families, mostly Muslim, from Dhalpur, […]

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Bangladesh plans to conduct population and housing census December 24-30

Planning Minister MA Mannan told Jatiya Sangsad on Sunday that the government planned to conduct the sixth population and housing census from December 24 to 30 this year. Responding to a question from ruling party deputy Mr. Abdul Latif (Chattogram-11), the minister said the government also has a plan to fully conduct the population and […]

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Population facing extreme heat has tripled since 1983, analysis finds

Exposure to extreme heat tripled from 1983 to 2016 and now affects about a quarter of the world’s population, according to new data from Columbia University’s Climate School. Researchers averaged temperatures in more than 13,000 urban centers, according to a European Union database, to compare heat readings with population estimates. Almost half of these places […]

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AJK is developing a population management plan to bring it to a sustainable level: Minister

Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) Minister of Population Welfare Sardar Muhammad Hussain Khan said on Monday that alarming population growth in Pakistan and AJK has become one of the most challenging complicated for governments. MIRPUR (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News – November 8, 2021): Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) Minister for People’s Welfare Sardar Muhammad […]

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COVID-19 Deaths Triggered By Common Gene In South Asian Population, Latest Study Finds

Scientists have discovered a gene that doubles the risk of respiratory failure and Covid-related death, which could explain why people of South Asian descent are more susceptible to the disease, according to a study published in the journal Genetics of nature. The gene, which affects how the lungs respond to infection, is the main genetic […]

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Population boom in unstable Sahel could lead to wave of migration to Europe, report warns

On the one hand, more people mean more brilliant ideas. This means more university graduates, doctors, engineers, business people and farmers. But researchers at the Atlantic Council fear that the rate at which the population is increasing means that the Western Sahel is missing out on the so-called demographic dividend. The demographic dividend is a […]

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REHAB: building height restrictions to control population density are impractical

Rajuk prepared a new 20-year DAP for 2016-2035, as the previous DAP, which covered 1,528 square kilometers of the metropolitan city of Dhaka, expired in 2015. MAHMUD HOSSAIN OPU Apartment prices will increase with RAJUK regulations, according to real estate association The proposed 2016-35 Detailed Area Plan (DAP) that the government will soon approve will […]

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RSS calls for a population policy to celebrate 75 years of independence

Dharwad, October 30 (UNI) Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh General Secretary Dattatreya Hosabole said on Saturday that there should be a population policy in the country, and that it should be equally applicable to all strata of society. Speaking at a press conference on the last day of the three-day meeting of the Sangh’s All-India Executive Council […]

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Almost a quarter of the population of Bangladesh received the first vaccine against Covid

FILE PHOTO: University of Dhaka student shows Covid-19 vaccination card after receiving first dose of Sinopharm vaccine at a temporary vaccination center at the university on Monday, October 4, 2021 Dhaka Tribune More than 20 million people fully vaccinated, according to official data Bangladesh has vaccinated nearly 25% of its population with at least the […]

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China says 76% of the population received full doses of COVID-19 vaccines

Some 1.068 billion people have now been vaccinated with the required doses, out of a population of 1.412 billion, Mi said at a press briefing. The country administered 2.245 billion doses of COVID-19 vaccines on Saturday, according to official data. China is giving boosters to adults whose last dose was at least six months old, […]

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Movement sounds alarm over swelling non-tribal population in Rajabala

TURA, October 22: The AHAM, the central executive body (CEB), while expressing its concern at the radical change in non-tribal demographics and the possible presence of double voters in the district of Rajabala, urged the authorities concerned as well as the government to put in place a mechanism to control the influx of foreigners into […]

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Marginalized population faces harassment in using government services: TIB

Marginalized people in the country face discriminatory attitudes in many cases when seeking government services and benefits, Transparency International Bangladesh (TIB) said today in a study. The study titled “Access of Marginalized Communities to Public Services: An Assessment of Accountability Mechanisms,” published in a webinar today, said the negative mentality of local public officials and […]

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India is home to half of the world’s population vulnerable to deadly heat, new study finds

17 of the 50 cities most affected by heat stress are in India. | Photo credit: iStock images Highlights Researchers have found that more than half of the people on Earth facing life-threatening heat stress from climate change live in India. City dwellers in the world’s second most populous country have been the hardest hit […]

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Bangladesh: Population Movement Operation Update Report, Emergency Appeal No. MDRBD018 (EPoA Update No. 12) – Bangladesh

Partners of the Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement currently actively involved in the BDRCS response: Movement partners support the response of the Bangladesh Red Crescent Society (BDRCS) through the Emergency Appeal launched by the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) or through bilateral agreements with the BDRCS, using a one-stop-shop […]

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80% of the population of Bangladesh will be vaccinated by 2022: DGHS

Bangladesh health officials said on Sunday they had set a deadline to vaccinate 80% of Bangladesh’s total population of 170 million by 2022 as part of the government campaign to contain the Covid-19 situation. “We plan to vaccinate 80% of the total population of the country by 2022,” said director general of the general directorate […]

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Bangladesh: Population Movement Operation Update Report, Emergency Appeal # MDRBD018 (EPoA Update # 11) – Bangladesh

Summary of the operation update The population movement operation is in its fourth year and is a response to the protracted crisis involving internally displaced people from Rakhine State in Myanmar, living in an overcrowded camp of 866,457 people (188,540 households). The influx of IDPs who crossed the border from Myanmar peaked in August 2017, […]

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Prof Dr Nazrul Islam: Mass vaccination for the people of Bangladesh will take time

If we get five million doses each month, there is no way to immunize 70-80% of the population by this year Virologist Prof Dr Nazrul Islam chats with Dhaka Tribune about how the vaccine deployment plan should be implemented in Bangladesh and how the vaccination will work. How long will it take to vaccinate the […]

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Bangladesh: Population Movement Operation Report, Emergency Appeal n ° MDRBD018 (EPoA update n ° 10) – Bangladesh

Summary of the operation update On March 18, 2017, the IFRC launched its first Emergency Appeal (EA) to enable the delivery of assistance to internally displaced persons from Rakhine State in Myanmar and living in Bangladesh. Since then, and following the massive displacement of August 2017, the Emergency Appeal and Plan of Action (EPoA) have […]

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China: China plans to use the population of Bangladesh to conduct phase III vaccine trials against Covid-19

New Delhi: China, in a surprising gesture, plans to use the population of Bangladesh as a “guinea pig” to conduct phase III trials of its Covid vaccine. Well-known Chinese companies Sinopharm and National Biotec are considering the possibility of human trials being conducted on 40,000 people with the help of the Chinese Communist Party, ET […]

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BANGLADESH – ASIA Fifth of Bangladesh’s population at risk of flooding and coastal erosion

The effects of rising sea levels, caused by global warming, are more severe than previously thought. About 70 percent of the populations threatened by displacement live in Asia. 110 million people around the world live in areas below the high tide line, according to a new study. Dhaka (AsiaNews / Agencies) – If greenhouse gas […]

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Bangladesh: Population Movement Operations – Revised Emergency Appeal # MDRBD018 Revision # 6 – Bangladesh

This revised emergency appeal, with a budget increased from 51 million Swiss francs to 82 million Swiss francs, requests an additional 45 million Swiss francs. The funds will enable the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) to help the Bangladesh Red Crescent Society (BDRCS) continue to provide assistance and support to […]

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Bangladesh: Population movement – Update of Emergency Action Plan (EPoA) No.8 (MDRBD018) – Bangladesh

A. SITUATION ANALYSIS Description of the disaster Since August 25, 2017, extreme violence in Rakhine State, Myanmar has pushed more than 727,000 people from Rakhine State to cross the border into Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh. Communities have already crossed the border and Bangladesh has welcomed residents of Rakhine since the 1970s. However, the influx in August […]

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Bangladesh: Population Movement – Revised Emergency Appeal # MDRBD018 – Revision # 3 – Bangladesh

This revised emergency appeal requests 33,516,6271 Swiss francs – instead of 12,763,504 Swiss francs – to enable the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) to assist the Crescent Society. -Bangladesh Red (BDRCS) to provide assistance and support to a total of 200,000 people. This revised emergency appeal results in a funding […]

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The people of Bangladesh are her asset, not a burden: Hasina

She believes, however, that the education system needs a major overhaul. “The increase in population is not a matter of concern. But many are sounding the alarm about the increase in the population, ”she said Thursday. “If we can give them an education, strengthen them with appropriate training, this workforce will be our greatest asset”, […]

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Bangladesh: Population movement – Emergency appeal n ° MDRBD018 – Bangladesh

This emergency appeal is launched on a preliminary basis and targets a total of 3,265,766 Swiss francs to enable the IFRC to assist the Bangladesh Red Crescent Society (BDRCS) in providing assistance and support to some 25,000 people during 9 months, with a focus on the following sectors: Health, WASH, food security, nutrition, emergency shelter, […]