Conference in Luxembourg – 12th November 2019

Conference in Luxembourg – 12th November 2019

Restoring dignity, maintaining hope – How much can a humanitarian organisation do? Two years into the Rohingya refugee crisis, Friendship organises a conference in Luxembourg with the participation of Mrs Paulette Lenert, Minister for Cooperation and Humanitarian...
Friendship Pop-up Store in Luxembourg

Friendship Pop-up Store in Luxembourg

Unique en Europe: un magasin 100% Friendship. Le premier magasin en Europe à proposer les produits de Friendship a ouvert ses portes le 4 octobre 2019 pour une durée limitée, jusqu’au 15 novembre. Tous les tissus proposés sont : 100% éthiques, 100% équitables,...

Global Dignity Day Celebrated in Bangladesh and Around the World

Students and eminent leaders share inspiring stories on human dignity recognizing their own self-worth and the dignity in others Students and eminent leaders at the Global Dignity Day Celebration 2019 in Dhaka Hundreds of thousands of young people around the world...
Fleur’s Friendship Experience

Fleur’s Friendship Experience

Hi, I am Fleur E.F Hoving, from the Netherlands. I am 22-year-old and just graduated from the VUMC School of Medical Sciences, and worked with Friendship’s Health Sector through the month of September, 2019. I received on-the-job training on first-aid response,...
Shamim’s Woes

Shamim’s Woes

Shamim Mia is a student of class 8 at a Friendship Secondary School. These secondary schools use a proprietary ICT-aided system that combines lessons that are pre-recorded by teachers from reputed schools in Dhaka, computers and monitors, and solar technology to power...
Mashkura’s Motherhood

Mashkura’s Motherhood

Mashkura, aged 28, wife of Abdul Hamid a shrimp-farmer, lives in the coastal village of Abadchondipur. She has grown up there, having had a happy, healthy childhood, and got married to a man that she thought would be able to give her a good life. By all rights, the...
Memory of Spring

Memory of Spring

Bangladesh, a low-lying, deltaic country criss-crossed by 300 rivers and streams is at the forefront of climate change. In the southern coastal belt, lies the village of Jhapa, in the sub-district of Shayamnagar, in the district of Sathkhira. If that sounds remote,...
C’est la rentrée – Back to work

C’est la rentrée – Back to work

Chères amies, chers amis, Dear Friends of Friendship (translation below) C’est la rentrée et pour Friendship, elle se fait sur les chapeaux de roues: A Dhaka, la première boutique Friendship vient d’ouvrir ses portes pour assurer toujours plus de débouchés aux...
MoU Signed Between Friendship and DGHS

MoU Signed Between Friendship and DGHS

A MoU has been signed between Friendship and the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) to start operation of a comprehensive maternity centre (CMC) at the site of Friendship’s basic clinic 6, at Rohingya Camp 7, Ukhiya, Cox’s Bazar. The United Nations High...