Murshida Lives Life Fully
George Sarkar Dec 11, 2019 4:38:49 PM

 

Murshida, 15, is the youngest child of Nachima, 46. She lives in the Bagmara community with her mother, sister Khaleda, 22, and her aunt. Murshida survived working in a shrimp processing plant for three...

Innovative solutions improve refugees' lives
Kathryn Reid Jun 19, 2019 3:30:20 PM

Like children everywhere, Rohingya children in a Bangladesh refugee camp find joy playing together. Of the nearly 1 million refugees living in the camps, 55% are children. Despite difficult conditions, they...

Childhood Restored
George Sarkar May 15, 2019 4:22:00 PM

My brother Sabbir and I were staying on the street of a transportation terminal and watching out for passengers carrying heavy bags, rushing to offer them porter service - carrying people’s packages and bags for...

That moment when you realize your child’s life will be better than yours.  A happy mother’s day.
World Vision Staff May 7, 2019 12:59:12 PM

Meet Bilkis, a 38-year-old mom in Bangladesh and her teenage daughter Sadia. Those smiles were rare three years ago when they were both working in a shrimp factory just trying to survive. Before World Vision started...

God showed up: My first Vision Trip to Bangladesh
Tracey Bongat Jan 31, 2019 8:58:06 PM

“And after you have suffered a little while, the God of all grace, who has called you to his eternal glory in Christ, will himself restore, confirm, strengthen, and establish you.” 1 Peter 5:10

In November 2018 I...

World Humanitarian Day:  An aid worker’s diary from a refugee camp
Chris Huber Aug 17, 2018 9:49:22 AM

World Humanitarian Day, celebrated every year on Aug. 19, is a global celebration of people helping people. Elsie Gomes, a longtime World Vision Bangladesh staff member, deployed earlier this year to Cox’s...

Mustaque’s Narrow Escape
George Sarkar Jan 10, 2017 2:10:50 PM

“I stopped begging on the streets with my father, because I go to school now,” says Mustaque, a 6-year-old boy who is one of twenty- five children participating in World Vision’s Child Friendly Space (CFS)....