Tag: Shahidul Islam
Voice of South Bangladesh (VOSB), in collaboration with Gender and Water Programme Bangladesh (GWAPB), has successfully organized a two and half a day capacity building workshop on gender, water and climate change in Bagerhat. The participants of the seminar were trained by Joke Muylwijk, Executive Director of the GWAPB. Ms. Muylwijk used her expertise in […]
“We have lost everything due to cyclone Sidr and cyclone Aila. At first, Sidr destroyed our tiny house that was built on an embankment. After that, we constructed a small home on a comparatively high land. But Aila swept it away,’’ says Pervin, a climate victim based in Patuakhali, a southern city of Bangladesh.
Galachipa, an offshore valley in the southern part of Bangladesh, often faces natural hazards like flood, river erosion, and tidal surges. They were used to with such acts of nature until 2007 when a devastating cyclone, named Sidr, has swept the area along with many other villages in the south that killed up to 10,000 […]