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Cox's Bazar - Joint Press Release on Mask Distribution 2nd Round

Post date Monday, 15 February, 2021 - 16:22

Food Security Sector (FSS) in Cox’s Bazar with over 40 partners and UN agencies in joint initiative to distribute 1.6 million reusable cloth masks to all Rohingya refugees aged over 5 years old in Bangladesh. Coordinated by the FSS Livelihoods Working Group to boost self-reliance and income for 2,480 tailors from both refugee and host communities while protecting their health and the environment, the masks were distributed together with monthly food assistance.

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