Bangladesh

BANGLADESH: Salesian Missionaries Start Foundation to Help Fund Medical Clinic Services

By at August 20, 2016 | 8:35 am

BANGLADESH: Salesian Missionaries Start Foundation to Help Fund Medical Clinic Services

(MissionNewswire) Salesian missionaries in Bangladesh have started a foundation to support their medical clinic located in Lokhikul, which is in the Naongaon district in the Northeastern part of the country about 70 km from the Ganges River. The medical clinic first started as a place for patients to receive first aid but many are in need of more advanced medical more...

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INDIA: 2,500 Sri Lankan Refugees Access New Beginnings Training Program

By at November 14, 2014 | 5:55 pm

INDIA: 2,500 Sri Lankan Refugees Access New Beginnings Training Program

(MissionNewswire) For the fifth year, Salesian Missions has received funding from the U.S. Department of State Bureau of Population, Refugees and Migration to conduct its New Beginnings program assisting Sri Lankan Refugees in Tamil Nadu, India. To date, close to 2,500 refugees have received vocational training scholarships through the program. Since 1983, ethnic more...

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BANGLADESH: Salesian Missionaries Providing Assistance in Wake of Extreme Flooding Torrential Rains

By at September 27, 2014 | 2:16 pm

BANGLADESH: Salesian Missionaries Providing Assistance in Wake of Extreme Flooding Torrential Rains

(MissionNewswire) Flooding in northern Bangladesh has continued throughout the month of September destroying crops and affecting close to 2 million people. Torrential rains the first two weeks of September left up to half a million homeless, according to a recent IRIN article. According to government figures, 17 people have drowned and there have been 506 cases reported more...

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