BANGLADESH: Health indicators lag in Chittagong Hill Tracts

Published on 14 July 2011

Bangladesh's remote Chittagong Hill Tracts (CHT) has the worst health record, say health workers and aid agencies. (..) The UN World Food Programme recently reported that Sajeck Union, part of Rangamati District, had undergone repeated food security crises in the past several years attributed to a rat infestation, restrictions on cultivation, rising prices and a seed shortage.

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