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Indigenous people in Bangladesh oppose resort on ancestral land

As a five-star hotel and amusement park are built in the Chittagong Hill Tracts, locals are fearful of losing water sources and say traditional livelihoods of 10,000 residents will be harmed
For members of the fishing Sardar community, the boat is home. [Image: Md. Abdus Salam]
For members of the fishing Sardar community, the boat is home. [Image: Md. Abdus Salam]
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In Bangladesh, a community lives and dies on boats

The Sardar community in Bhola lives exclusively on boats. While these fishers are self-reliant, they are also largely deprived of government assistance

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Webinar: Rivers of Plastic

To coincide with World Water Day 2021 on March 22, The Third Pole gathered a panel of regional experts to discuss the problem of plastic pollution in Asia’s rivers

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