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Clean Water for All
24Sep

Clean Water for All

Clean Water for All Water is essential, water is life. Many people still do not have access to clean water in remote and poor communities in Bangladesh. The women, children…

COVID-19 BASMAH Assistance in Pandemic
30Aug

COVID-19 BASMAH Assistance in Pandemic

COVID-19 emergency help by Basmah Bangladesh American Society of Muslim Aid for Humanity, USA, came forward to provide assistance during the covid-19 pandemic. The impact of the mass lockdown was…

Rohingya Refugees Crisis
30Aug

Rohingya Refugees Crisis

Rohingya Refugees Crisis : Relocation a Solution? By Tahia Asad of Purple Sheek Media Authorities in Bangladesh have begun relocating thousands of Rohingya refugees to an isolated island, however, the…

Gender Discrimination Challenges at the Grassroots
30Aug

Gender Discrimination Challenges at the Grassroots

Gender Discrimination Challenges at the Grassroots By Tahia Asad of Purple Sheek Media The ongoing pandemic has incurred devastating effects leading to poverty and unemployment in Bangladesh. Women in Bangladesh…

Child Marriage: Effects on a Girl’s Education
30Aug

Child Marriage: Effects on a Girl’s Education

Child Marriage: Effects on a Girl’s Education By Tahia Asad of Purple Sheek Media  Although the legal age for marriage is 18 for girls (21 for boys), child marriage is…

Winter Cloths distribute by Basmah
30Aug

Winter Cloths distribute by Basmah

Winter Cloths distribute by Basmah By Tahia Asad of Purple Sheek Media As temperatures continue to fall drastically in December and January, the lack of winter clothes and the shortage…

COVID-19: AFFECTING AN ALREADY HUNGRY BANGLADESHFURTHER
30Aug

COVID-19: AFFECTING AN ALREADY HUNGRY BANGLADESHFURTHER

By Tahia Asad of Purple Sheek Media Being home to 160 million people, Bangladesh is one of the world’s most densely populated countries. About 32 percent, approximately 50 million people…

Hunger Facts of Bangladesh
30Aug

Hunger Facts of Bangladesh

Hunger Facts of Bangladesh By Tahia Asad of Purple Sheek Media Bangladesh made remarkable progress in reducing the poverty rate by half over the last decade. Although the country has…

Education Barriers in Bangladesh
30Aug

Education Barriers in Bangladesh

By Tahia Asad of Purple Sheek Media Bangladesh has committed itself to respect, defend, and promote the rights of Bangladeshi children. Yet, despite its promises, the country faces problems such…

The Military Coup in Myanmar and its Impact on the Rohingya Refugees
30Aug

The Military Coup in Myanmar and its Impact on the…

By Tahia Asad of Purple Sheek Media With Myanmar’s military seizing power in a coup against the democratically elected government, the United Nations fears the current coup in Myanmar will…

Ten Hadiths on the Importance of Charity
30Aug

Ten Hadiths on the Importance of Charity

By Tahia Asad of Purple Sheek Media   The core purpose of charity in Islam is to seek Allah’s pleasure and to get our spiritual satisfaction. The one neat thing…

The Danger of COVID-19 and other Diseases in the Rohingya Camp
30Aug

The Danger of COVID-19 and other Diseases in the Rohingya…

By Tahia Asad of Purple Sheek Media The Rohingya community displaced by conflict are uniquely vulnerable to pandemics. In fact, displaced populations are particularly vulnerable to infectious diseases, and are…

Sadaqah in Islam
29Aug

Sadaqah in Islam

In Islam, many acts can lead to immeasurable rewards – these acts are commonly referred to as Sadaqah. Sadaqah is an act of giving in a recurring way. For example,…

RAMADAN KAREEM
29Aug

RAMADAN KAREEM

Ramadan is the ninth month in the Muslim lunar calendar. Healthy adult Muslims fast in Ramadan from dawn until dusk. This includes abstaining from drinking, eating, immoral acts and anger.…

The Recent Destruction of Shelters at the Refugee Camp and The Plight of Rohingyas
29Aug

The Recent Destruction of Shelters at the Refugee Camp and…

The Havoc the Flood Caused The Rohingya refugee camp is devastated by a sudden flash flood triggered by heavy monsoon rain. The displaced Rohingya community is uniquely vulnerable to environmental…

BASMAH Health Clinics are now providing free dental services for the Rohingya refugees.
29Aug

BASMAH Health Clinics are now providing free dental services for…

BASMAH Health Clinics are now providing free dental services for the Rohingya refugees. Dental cleaning, root canals, and other critical services are performed by our doctors for the refugees for…

The orphans, poor and helpless children are getting shelters, support and guidance at the BASMAH orphanage and schools.
29Aug

The orphans, poor and helpless children are getting shelters, support…

The orphans, poor and helpless children are getting shelters, support and guidance at the BASMAH orphanage and schools. The orphan and poor children at the Rangpur orphanage and school were…

Rohingya refugee learning center
29Aug

Rohingya refugee learning center

BASMAH is running six learning centers to provide free education to Rohingya refugee children inside the camp.  BASMAH learning centers provide free school dresses, bags, books, note pads, pencils, and…