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Here you will find useful information about the capital city, population, major landforms, rivers in the country, water usage, climate statistics etc.
One of the world’s most densely populated nations, Bangladesh is also one of the poorest.
The WHO estimates that 97% of the people of Bangladesh have access to water and only 40% percent have proper sanitation. With a staggering 60% of the population that has to endure unsafe drinking water, the nation is in danger.
Even though water is everywhere in Bangladesh around 20 million people in the coastal belt are suffering from a drinking water crisis.
Water 1st documents the Global Water Crisis in the slums of Dhaka, Bangladesh.
Water1st in Bangladesh - Our Solution to the Global Water Crisis
Bangladesh is one of the countries most seriously affected by climate change. It is constantly battered by cyclones, coastal surges, overflowing rivers and violent downpours. Climate refugees from across the country are pouring into the capital, Dhaka. But Bangladesh is fighting back. In rural areas communities are developing new and ingenious ways of coping with climate change to help people survive, easing the pressure on the country's capital.