Bangladesh: The Dhaka Project

Maria Conceicao, a Portuguese flight stewardess based in Dubai, has founded the Dhaka Project, which helps the slum dweller children of Dhaka, Bangladesh to lift themselves out of the cycle of poverty and provide them education. As per the project blog, she has been nominated as one of the four finalists for the prestigious ‘Emirates Woman of the Year Awards 2009′ in Humanitarians – Charity category.

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