Rani Begum, 15, was married at the age of 12. She stands beside her child in Shyamnagar. The devastating natural disasters—combined with the lack of an adequate government safety net—compound the population's poverty and drive young women towards child marriage.
Ased Ali Gazi is a fisherman, prepares to catch fishes. Thousands of men and women go into the Sundarbans forest in Southern Bangladesh every day to gather honey, collect firewood, or catch fish, crabs and putting themselves at great risk for a tiger attack.