PM to global community: Take responsibility for climate migrants

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has asked the global community to take the responsibility for climate migrants as they are getting displaced for no fault of their own. “As our people will be displaced for no fault of ours…we expect the international community to shoulder the responsibility of accommodating them and providing them with livelihood,” she […]

Bangladesh rural families shoulder costs of coping with climate change

Bangladeshi families in rural areas have been spending 12 times more each year than the foreign aid the flood-prone country receives to prepare for and cope with the effects of climate change, researchers said on Thursday. reports Thomson Reuters Foundation Households headed by women – who generally earn less than men – are under even […]