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Site Management of Camp’s in Cox Bazar

The implementation agreement of the project was made between IOM and ActionAid Bangladesh. The initiative aims to provide life-saving site management interventions for the Rohingya refugees in Cox’s Bazar. Specifically, this project aims to provide site coordinator and site management...
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International Conference on the Rohingya Refugee Crisis: Towards Sustainable Solutions

Background The current Rohingya population taking refuge in Bangladesh amounts to over 1 million, with the majority comprising women and children. They are one of the most vulnerable groups of people deprived of basic human rights in the world today....
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Rohingya Crisis: Children are Smiling Again

About 65 million people in the world today are refugees or forcibly displaced according to UNHCR. The reality is grave for a person seeking refuge in another country, who do not have any guarantee of coming back to their own...
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Addressing the needs of the displaced Rohingya population in Bangladesh

Rohingya refugees are reported to have been physically and mentally traumatized by the violence, including sexual and gender-based violence. ActionAid Bangladesh (AAB) is specifically working to ensure the rights of women and children, and safeguarding them against the trauma of...
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Improving water, sanitation, hygiene and the environment for Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh

Since August 2017, violence in Myanmar’s Rakhine state has forced over 690,000 Rohingya people to flee their homes and cross the border into Cox’s Bazar in Bangladesh, where 200,000 refugees had already been living for 25 years. According to the...
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Empowering Women RMG Workers Project Bangladesh

ActionAid Bangladesh has been working with the RMG workers for empowering them to claim their rights. The purpose of the project is to improve the working conditions of the workers. To reach its objective we seek to raise awareness on...
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Advisory and Capacity Building Services on the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights to Improve the Business Environment in Bangladesh

ActionAid Bangladesh (AAB) & Global Rights Compliance (GRC) along with Awaj Foundation and Safety & Rights Society initiated this project between 1st April 2015 to 15 March 2016 with a budget of GBP 117959 in order to Increase state, corporate...
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Mainstreaming the UN Guiding Principles (UNGP) on Business and Human Rights in the Bangladesh Garment, Leather and Tannery Industries

Garment, leather and tannery industries have emerged as the biggest earner of foreign currency in Bangladesh which provided employment opportunities to both women and men (mostly women) from the rural areas who often face violations and exploitation in the workplace....
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Gender Based Violence

CategoryDetailsName Of The InitiativeGender Based ViolenceVillages ReachedCox’s BazarAllied OrganisationUNICEFDistricts ReachedCox’s BazarWorking together since2015Vulnerable Groups ReachedWomen and adolescent girlsDivisionChattogramFocus Areas Of Intervention:To promote safety and wellbeing of women The campaigns against gender based violence are largely focused on making women more...
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