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Namati is delighted to announced that our Founder and CEO, Vivek Maru, has been selected as an Ashoka Fellow. He joins a movement of 3,000 leading social entrepreneurs from across 70 countries worldwide who have each innovated solutions to social problems. Find out more about Ashoka here.
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A Citizenship Sea Change for the Urdu-Speaking Minority in Bangladesh
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By Bremen Donovan
On a normal day, fourteen years ago, Farzana Naz was six months pregnant. Her husband left for work and never returned. Farzana was left to raise two children on her own. She was not much older than a child herself.
Today, I am sitting in her living room, which is also her kitchen and her bedroom. Farzana lives in Staff Camp, one of the 66 so-called ‘camps for stranded Pakistanis’ in Bangladesh, and home to about 200 families. It is …