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Recovering from Cyclone Mahasen

“MAF benefits the development of Bangladesh.” Asma Parvin, Senior Program Officer of GIZ Bangladesh Beauty Sheel lives in Barguna, a disaster prone area in the south of Bangladesh, vulnerable to cyclones and climate change.  In May 2013 Cyclone Mahasen struck her area and Beauty is still recovering from the storm. When Cyclone Mahasen struck, Beauty […]

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New Speedboats in Action

We are excited to enhance the safety, efficiency and service to the humanitarian and development community in the southern area of Bangladesh.  Two new MAF speedboats are now in operation, one in Khulna and the other in Barguna. We are now “Flying for Life” and “Floating for Life!” Tweet

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Friendship’s Healing Touch

  by Janelle Tyson Working among the people who live along the riverbanks of Bangladesh, called char dwellers, Friendship runs three floating hospitals that provide medical care for a vulnerable and marginalised section of the population. MAF serves Friendship by regularly flying volunteer international doctors and supplies to their three floating hospitals, as road travel […]

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