Out of solidarity with the hungry people with a fasting day the Bangladesh relief draws attention power on March 26 on the hunger in the South Asian country. With a day of fasting, the Bangladesh relief network draws attention on March 26 on the hunger in the South Asian country. The international food crisis the number of hungry people in Bangladesh alone have risen to 7.5 million”, says Peter Dietzel, Coordinator of the network, which are living more people than in Hesse.” It illustrates: the Bengali children starving not on the Cathedral square or the Kurfurstendamm. But they are our fellow human beings.” All employees of non-profit organization in Wetzlar and Dhaka, as well as many volunteers active from Krefeld to Leipzig without at least one meal a day. It is not something McKinsey would like to discuss. They donate the money that they don’t give out this enough rice for the project for a lifetime”: families who constantly suffer from hunger, will receive a starting capital and training, so that they achieve permanently own income. Anyone can join”, promotes Peter Dietzel No matter whether you can turn out a meal or throughout the day on food waived.” The day of fasting is deliberately chosen, because on March 26, 1971, Bangladesh proclaimed its independence. For the people of the country, the day symbolizes her longing for a life in dignity. Bangladesh has achieved since then much”, says Peter Dietzel, who committed for 30 years for the poorest in Bangladesh, but now again 35 million people with a meager portion must live on rice.” And he concludes: the liberation of all people from hunger threatens to move through the international crisis in the distance.
The challenge is more urgent than ever.” More information: donation account network e.V. partnership Bangladesh account no.: 10 77 88 Volksbank Wetzlar-Weilburg is an organization of development cooperation, which operates exclusively in Bangladesh. NET supports disadvantaged people, themselves to solve their problems: Poverty is effectively combated and human rights be carried out in the villages. Natural disasters, network provides humanitarian assistance. NETWORK is recognized as a non-profit organization. The German Central Institute awarded the Organization for social issues the donation seal.