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News Bangladesh » Health: Urgent need to scale up health services in Cox’s Bazar

News channel or source: http://www.thedailystar.net/health/urgent-need-scale-health-services-coxs-bazar-1539523
Publication date: Saturday 24 February 2018

“Commendable efforts have been made by the Government of Bangladesh and partner agencies to provide health services; prevent diseases such as cholera; and rapidly control outbreaks of measles and diphtheria. However, the challenges are huge, multiple and ...

News Bangladesh » Health: Failing Rohingya Rape Victims in Bangladesh

News channel or source: https://www.hrw.org/news/2018/02/23/failing-rohingya-rape-victims-bangladesh
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

Why? One reason, according to agencies working there, is that the Bangladesh government, whose local health services are stretched to breaking, has been slow to register new nongovernmental agencies that want to begin working. And NGOs that are registered ...

News Bangladesh » Health: WHO for scaling up health services in Cox’s Bazar

News channel or source: http://www.dhakatribune.com/bangladesh/nation/2018/02/20/scaling-health-services-coxs-bazar/
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

Six months after the start of the refugee crisis, the WHO called for continued efforts to further scale up health services for nearly 1.3 million people in Cox’s Bazar “Commendable efforts have been made by the government of Bangladesh and partner ...

News Bangladesh » Health: UNFPA starts distribution of health kits for women in Cox’s Bazar

News channel or source: https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2018/02/23/unfpa-starts-distribution-of-health-kits-for-women-in-coxs-bazar
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

Iori Kato, Deputy Representative, UNFPA Bangladesh said many women and girls cannot exercise their reproductive rights without access to adequate supplies to ensure safe childbirth and to promote their overall sexual and reproductive health. “To ensure ...

News Bangladesh » Health: India has nothing to worry about China-Bangladesh ties: Sheikh Hasina

News channel or source: https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/world/south-asia/india-has-nothing-to-worry-about-china-bangladesh-ties-sheikh-hasina/articleshow/63011441.cms
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

Bangladesh is the largest least developed country (LDC) in terms of population and economic size, according to the UN. The country is likely to leave the LDC category by 2024, propelled by better health and education, lower vulnerability and an economic ...

News Bangladesh » Health: How the Rohingya crisis is affecting Bangladesh — and why it matters

News channel or source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/monkey-cage/wp/2018/02/12/how-the-rohingya-crisis-is-affecting-bangladesh-and-why-it-matters/
Publication date: Sunday 11 February 2018

Bangladesh is small, low-lying ... Although immunization has long been available to Bangladeshis — including in rural areas — public health officials worry that waterborne and other communicable diseases might spread beyond the camps.

News Bangladesh » Health: WHO Calls For More Health Services For Rohingyas In Bangladesh

News channel or source: http://www.brudirect.com/news.php?id=41803
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

The World Health Organization (WHO) urged Tuesday for a further scale up of health services for nearly 1.3 million people in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh as vulnerable populations remain at risk of disease and are in need of critical services for survival.

News Bangladesh » Health: Finishing Up in Bangladesh

News channel or source: http://blogs.ei.columbia.edu/2018/02/24/finishing-up-in-bangladesh/
Publication date: Saturday 24 February 2018

It is at a health service complex. We met and had tea ... Some of us have been working together for years, but others are new to our group and Bangladesh. Over 3 weeks in the field together will help change us into a team.

News Bangladesh » Health: Urgent need to scale up health services in Cox’s Bazar: WHO

News channel or source: https://reliefweb.int/report/bangladesh/urgent-need-scale-health-services-cox-s-bazar-who
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh, 20 February 2018: Calling for continued efforts to further scale up health services for nearly 1.3 million people in Cox’s Bazar, Rohingyas and their surrounding host communities, the World Health Organization today said six ...