PopMuse: Bangladesh News http://popmu.se Musings of stuff en-us Copyright 2007-2019 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Corporate report: Human rights priority countries: autumn 2019 ministerial statement https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/human-rights-priority-countries-autumn-2019-ministerial-statement https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/human-rights-priority-countries-autumn-2019-ministerial-statement Tue, 22 Oct 2019 17:41:12 UTC HM Government at Bangladesh - Activity on GOV.UK Lord (Tariq) Ahmad of Wimbledon gave an interim statement on the human rights situation in the FCO’s 30 human rights priority countries for January to June 2019. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Press release: International Development Minister announces new UK aid to support 1.2 million people living in Cox’s Bazar https://www.gov.uk/government/news/international-development-minister-announces-new-uk-aid-to-support-12-million-people-living-in-coxs-bazar https://www.gov.uk/government/news/international-development-minister-announces-new-uk-aid-to-support-12-million-people-living-in-coxs-bazar Wed, 09 Oct 2019 09:51:57 UTC HM Government at Bangladesh - Activity on GOV.UK Baroness Sugg pledges new UK aid for Rohingya refugees and vulnerable Bangladeshi host families during a visit to the region. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Guidance: Bangladesh – Consular Fees https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/bangladesh-consular-fees https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/bangladesh-consular-fees Mon, 07 Oct 2019 05:46:39 UTC HM Government at Bangladesh - Activity on GOV.UK Details of Consular Fees http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Press release: New UK aid underlines “continued commitment” to the Rohingya people https://www.gov.uk/government/news/new-uk-aid-underlines-continued-commitment-to-the-rohingya-people https://www.gov.uk/government/news/new-uk-aid-underlines-continued-commitment-to-the-rohingya-people Mon, 23 Sep 2019 07:53:17 UTC HM Government at Bangladesh - Activity on GOV.UK Ensuring thousands of Rohingya refugees have access to food, clean water and healthcare, as well as providing increased support for women and girls. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ World news story: UK announces extra £87 million funding for Rohingya crisis in Bangladesh https://www.gov.uk/government/news/uk-announces-extra-87-million-funding-for-rohingya-crisis-in-bangladesh https://www.gov.uk/government/news/uk-announces-extra-87-million-funding-for-rohingya-crisis-in-bangladesh Sun, 22 Sep 2019 11:09:53 UTC HM Government at Bangladesh - Activity on GOV.UK The UK is making available an additional £87 million for sustaining the Rohingya refugee operation in Cox’s Bazar, lifting our contribution from the start of the crisis in August 2017 to a total of £226 million. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ World news story: UN Human Rights Council 42: UK General Debate statement under Item 2 https://www.gov.uk/government/news/un-human-rights-council-42-uk-delivers-statement-under-item-2-general-debate https://www.gov.uk/government/news/un-human-rights-council-42-uk-delivers-statement-under-item-2-general-debate Tue, 10 Sep 2019 18:05:00 UTC HM Government at Bangladesh - Activity on GOV.UK UK's International Ambassador for Human Rights, Rita French asked the Council to address UK concerns on human rights violations in Cameron, Zimbabwe, Bangladesh, Vietnam, Philippines, Hong Kong and Bahrain. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ World news story: Bangladesh: UK government’s prestigious Chevening Scholarships applications for 2020/21 now open https://www.gov.uk/government/news/uk-governments-prestigious-chevening-scholarships-applications-open-until-5-november-in-bangladesh https://www.gov.uk/government/news/uk-governments-prestigious-chevening-scholarships-applications-open-until-5-november-in-bangladesh Mon, 09 Sep 2019 07:17:00 UTC HM Government at Bangladesh - Activity on GOV.UK Chevening Scholarships are awarded to individuals with demonstrable leadership potential who also have strong academic backgrounds. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ World news story: British High Commission in Bangladesh places digital messaging boards at Dhaka and Sylhet airport https://www.gov.uk/government/news/british-high-commission-in-bangladesh-places-digital-messaging-boards-at-dhaka-and-sylhet-airport https://www.gov.uk/government/news/british-high-commission-in-bangladesh-places-digital-messaging-boards-at-dhaka-and-sylhet-airport Thu, 08 Aug 2019 08:19:00 UTC HM Government at Bangladesh - Activity on GOV.UK The boards will display essential information on the UK’s consular assistance for British nationals, emergency helpline 999, and useful advice for British nationals who are travelling to Bangladesh. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Speech: Diplomatic Correspondent Association of Bangladesh (DCAB) Talk 2019: speech by Robert Chatterton Dickson https://www.gov.uk/government/speeches/robert-chatterton-dicksons-speech-at-diplomatic-correspondent-association-of-bangladesh-dcab https://www.gov.uk/government/speeches/robert-chatterton-dicksons-speech-at-diplomatic-correspondent-association-of-bangladesh-dcab Mon, 08 Jul 2019 09:47:00 UTC HM Government at Bangladesh - Activity on GOV.UK British High Commissioner to Bangladesh Robert Chatterton Dickson delivered a speech at the DCAB Talk in Dhaka on 8 July 2019, highlighting the deep UK-Bangladesh relationship. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Guidance: Bangladesh – Prisoner Pack https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/bangladesh-prisoner-pack https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/bangladesh-prisoner-pack Mon, 01 Jul 2019 09:48:23 UTC HM Government at Bangladesh - Activity on GOV.UK Explanation of the legal and prison system to British Nationals http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/