Created on Monday, 07 December 2015 / COP 21 - Edition 2 - Climate and Gender
Tags: Bangladesh, COP21, natural disasters, climate change, gender
... added, “all was taken away by the Aila”. Jamila is among thousands of others who have lost everything in cyclone Aila that hit the South Western Part of Bangladesh on May 25 2009. Reliving the day, Jamila ... [ +++ ]
Created on Tuesday, 09 December 2014 / COP 20 - Day 8 - Climate Change, Development and Human Rights
Tags: poverty eradication, climate justice, Bangladesh, sea level rise, resilience, inequality, human rights, extreme weather even
Climate change as the decisive factor for increasing inequality and injustice: A human rights issue for Bangladesh Utah State University’s Saleh Ahmed explores the unequal impacts of climate change on ... [ +++ ]
Created on Saturday, 06 December 2014 / COP 20 - Day 6 - Climate and Health
Tags: public health, developing countries, infectious disease, Bangladesh, sea level rise, World Health Organization, natural disasters, tropical diseases
... responsible for over five million deaths in 2007 and are responsible for 39 per cent of all deaths attributed to infectious disease. Unfortunately, this attention has not extended to other lesser known ... [ +++ ]