Country Matrix(Bangladesh) SOCHUMOfficial name? : People’s Republic ofBangladeshDemographicsPopulation?:165,350,270(98% Ethnolinguistic ,2% others)Official Languages?:BengaliReligions?: 86% Islam,12% Hindu,1%Buddhism,0.
5% Christianity,0.5% othersGovernment:President?: Abdul HamidPrime Minister?:Sheikh HasinaType of Government?:ParliamentaryRepresentative Democratic RepublicLegislature/Decision-Making Body?:ParliamentEconomicsMain Contributors?: Agriculture, Finance,Tourism,Apparel sector, Shipbuilding andship breaking , manufacturing and industryLess Economically Developed CountryMajor Imports?:Petroleum and Oil, Textile,Food Items, Machinery and Equipment,Chemicals, Iron and SteelMajor Exports?: Garments,Knitwear,Agriculture Products, Frozen Seafood,Juteand Jute goods,LeatherMain TradingPartners?:US,Germany,UK,France,Spain,China,India SingaporeInfrastructureCommunication?: Television and phonenetworks by companies such as- Airtel,Banglalink ,Citytell, Robi, Teletalk etc.Transport?: Massive Traffic CongestionBoat, Bus, Rickshaw,TaxiSanitation?:Lack of access to safe water andimproved sanitation facilities in some ruralareasCultureUnique Traits?:Hierarchal society,Respectmainly due to age and positionFestivals?: Eid-ul-Fitr,Durga Puja,BuddhaPurnima ChristmasUnique Foods?:Mug dal with Hilsa fishhead, Dalna, Chachchari,Luchi-PayeshaSports?:Cricket , Hockey, Football, KabbadiGeographyLocation?:South AsiaImportantNeighbours?:India,China,MyanmarUnique Geography?:1) broad deltic plain subject to preventflooding2) Small hilly region crossed by swiftlyflowing rivers3 Relevant Points for Topic 11.
Article 34(1) prohibits forced labour2. Article 18(2) prevent prosetution3. Legal support given by organisationssuch as the BSEHR for victims3 Relevant Points for Topic 21. Temporary hospitals have been builtfor Rohingya refugees i2. €1 million package to helpRohingya refugees who have fledfrom to Bangladesh3.
Building a 2000 acre camp forrefugees