This is a tent set up for ICDDRB patients during a flooding time last year. The tent is set up when there is an overflow of patients in the hospital, such as now when cholera is reaching one of its peaks.
Day 7, 10:37 AM, ICDDR,B workplace June 3rd 2008 Yesterday was fairly uneventful, which can be good and bad. Uneventful leads to not being overexerted and homesick but it can also lead to overthinking and homesick. Not that I feel homesick necessarily. In the morning I did the first level of a work-out video I bought in the States and it was actually really great and kicked my butt a bit. The first work-out video I’ve taken a liking to, I ... read more
Asia » Bangladesh » Dhaka » Dhaka Bangladesh came into existence in 1971 when Bengali East Pakistan seceded from its union with West Pakistan. About a third of this extremely poor country floods annually during the monsoon rainy season, hampering economic development.... ... read more