Bangladesh’s catastrophic flooding: the climate crisis frontline

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, 06/07/2022, 2:00 am

At least 100 people have died in extreme flooding in Bangladesh. Thaslima Begum speaks to the people trying to save lives and fight for climate justice

Over the past month, the people of Bangladesh have suffered the worst flooding in living memory. Hundreds of thousands of people have been displaced and 7.2 million have been impacted, according to the UN.

Reporter Thaslima Begum tells Hannah Moore about the efforts to rescue people in the Sylhet region. She’s been speaking to Amina Ahmed, who despite her fear of water has been involved in helping to save families.

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