Monira Begum, 27, could barely thought of ending up in a brothel when she was offered a job of a construction worker in India. She was in a dire need of a livelihood that she had not been able to
ACHARBUNIA, Bangladesh — The International Organization for Migration has boosted the number of wells, latrines and washing facilities in this sleepy fishing village in southeast Bangladesh to help the local community cope with an influx in Undocumented Myanmar Nationals. In
SHAMLAPUR , Bangladesh — Bashir Ahmed, an undocumented Myanmar national, doesn’t know his age but thinks he’s 16 or 18. He crossed the border between Myanmar and Bangladesh on Dec 2, right arm bandaged in a blood soaked Myanmar dress
KUTUPALONG, Bangladesh–Nahida, 31 arrived in Bangladesh with nothing more than her six year old daughter and all her life savings, 2,000 taka or $25 in Myanmar currency. She felt faint. She was still bleeding internally.
COX’S BAZAR, Bangladesh — This little group of four in Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh punches way above its weight. They’re the eyes and ears of the organization, defusing crisis situations before they happen and resolving them quickly and effectively when they
KUTUPALONG, Bangladesh — Nine-year old Mohammad Yunus, an Undocumented Myanmar National who was born in this makeshift camp, went to a recently established learning center run by IOM-UNICEF, to collect new school books with his friends but he couldn’t keep
KUTUPALONG, Bangladesh –Mohammad Sultan, 30, crossed the border from Myanmar to Bangladesh with a bullet wound to his head and 19 other family members. He needed help. “I was in excruciating pain in my eye and head….I thought i was