Amader school means “our school.”As part of this project, we’re campaigning at all levels of society to change attitudes, practices and policies towards education. After losing their home, Sonia and her family had to move away from their area.At first, her father thought she wouldn’t be able to continue her schooling.The reason may be because they like their facial structure of their slimmer faces and their eye shape.Firstly I wonder why this is, can any one help answer?A group of girls used to walk up and down the beaches of south-west Bangladesh selling snacks to tourists.They trod the sands for hours every day offering crisps and eggs to anyone who looked willing to buy them so they could support their families. The group started when Suma saw a lifeguard riding the waves from the beach. Several years later, Rashem Alam’s surfing school has eleven girls – the youngest is ten years old and the oldest 15.Only a third of women in Bangladesh can read and write.
“It's something they don't get to experience up on land, that freedom.” For Mr Alam, who teaches the girls how to swim as well as surf, making sure the girls keep coming is a constant battle.Well, at least it’s the first time I thought I might have a chance.There seemed to be some chemistry, between my translator and I, though at this stage it’s obviously not looking good…Yet when I apply this theory to the individual – in this case, Sherpa – something about it seems slightly off. Any person with a crush will describe the object of their affections like that, and we do mean it.I'm not creating a racist thread, any racist views will be reported so please keep this civil.