Saturday, February 21, 2009

Children in Bangladesh


Children in Bangladesh have to face many challenges. In Bangladesh over 40 million people are living below the poverty line and most of these families do not have own land. They are living and farming in flood-prone areas and face yearly natural disasters, inefficient agricultural technologies, low education, a polluted environment. These family did not get proper health services and is in limited employment. Undernourishment is the common issue for the children. 50 percent of children under age 5 are undernourishment. Children are facing imperative problem with schooling. Very small percent of them complete their primary education. Among them only 40 percent girls complete their primary education. In this situation they need our help. Help the children....

1 comment:

  1. Street children are very unfortunate ones in our country. yet many people seem to use them for their own selfish needs. shame on them who take advantage of them.

    i have published a post on street children which might help one to be a little more grateful for what they have. there are some sad thought provoking pictures on that post. you are welcome to visit. http://lifeasiknowit22.blogspot.com/2009/06/little-comparison-part-2.html

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