Concern is delivering an emergency response in Bangladesh following yesterday’s disastrous landslides that have so far killed 135 people and left thousands homeless.
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Char-islanders in north-west Bangladesh are working with Concern and partners to build sustainable livelihoods. Discover their stories.
Climate change expert Saroj Dash explains why poor communities in the Bay of Bengal are demanding action on climate change – and how local know-how (and mangrove forests) can play a vital role.
Concern Worldwide is working with members of the Bangladesh parliament to ensure that issues affecting the country’s poorest and most vulnerable citizens are being addressed.
The winners of the Concern Debates competition are offered the opportunity to visit one of the countries overseas where Concern works. Last year’s winners – Largy College from Clones, Co. Monaghan – visited some of Concern’s programmes in Bangladesh. Here’s their account of what they saw.