‘Fighting for life’: Bangladesh shrimp farmers destitute in wake of cyclone

Katmar Char village in Koyra upazila

This time last year the west coast of Bangladesh was a thriving place for shrimp farmers. It was a decent enough living and there was a healthy export market. Majnu Sardar, who lives in Koyra upazila (administrative region) in Khulna district, used to earn enough to feed, clothe and educate his family of six. Now […]