FFC, The School of Hope, Gulshan and Old Dhaka June 1st 2013 Where do I begin...
At the start of the week I visited the FFC (Families For Children) Orphanage here in Uttara. The orphanage was founded by a Canadian woman who recognized the need for a home for war babies that were orphaned after the war of independence in 1971. After the war babies grew up and moved out of the home, other orphans were taken in and now there are two facilities supporting a ... read more
Asia » Bangladesh » 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
I have decided to go abroad once again. There have been trips in between the last blog seen here which included Hawaii, Mexico and Cuba... This time it's 6 weeks in Bangladesh for school with a 12 day stopover in Italy on my way home. Hope you enjoy following along!... full info