The story of a 12-year-old girl who survived being shot during a military attack in Myanmar then escaped to Bangladesh, is #StoryCast21 EP6 - a series of 21 personal stories from those at the centre of this century’s biggest news events. 🎧
#WHO in its latest status report on #COVID19 situation in Bangladesh says that almost two third of Bangladesh districts fall under very high risk zone with infection rate of over 10% During this period, 19 districts of country reported a weekly case positivity rate of over 25%.
A new #SciencePolicyForum describes how, faced with such natural and human-made adversities, Bangladesh can stand as a model of disaster management, adaptation, and resilience. #ClimateInducedRelocation
I saw a lot more instances of entirely unnecessary, provocative behavior by Israeli police/military today. At Damascus Gate (stun grenades thrown at peaceful Palestinian group), in Sheikh Jarrah (skunk water fired on Palestinian homes) & Bethlehem (volleys of tear gas)
"I have done nothing, I wasn't carrying a stone ... and I didn't argue." Israeli police shot a 16-year-old girl in the back outside of her home in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of occupied East Jerusalem. Jana Kiswani was hospitalized with a broken vertebra.
We are 30% and they are 70%. They will come to power with the support of the 70%, they should be ashamed. If our Muslim population moves to one side then we can create 4 new Pakistans. Where will 70% of the population go?: TMC leader Sheikh Alam (24.03)
Landed in Dhaka. I thank PM Sheikh Hasina for the special welcome at the airport. This visit will contribute to even stronger bilateral relations between our nations.
We launch in 80+ new markets over the next few days. See you soon Bangladesh, Pakistan and Nigeria ? #SpotifyStreamOn