Bangladesh Cyclone Sidr

Bangladesh after the Cyclone, nov/dec 2007<br>The islands of Chalatabunia, are a few of the most south and just above sea level.<br>A woman next to her rapidly build home while here husband is in the fields trying to save what is left of the rice after the sald wather came over it.<br>their future is very insecure since the cannot drink the wather and build the land.
Sidr Cyclone Bangladesh 2007
Bangladesh after the Cyclone, nov/dec 2007<br>In Galachipa is the harbour still reachable, new supplies are unloaded for distribution between the effected population.
Sidr Cyclone Bangladesh 2007
Bangladesh after the Cyclone, nov/dec 2007<br>Char Sikder island , a woman next to her destroyed home.<br>they received little money for compensation, so the new home can be build only after her husband has made money in the town of Barisal, he is there now.
Sidr Cyclone Bangladesh 2007
Bangladesh after the Cyclone, nov/dec 2007<br>The hospital of Mathbaria, a young man has been brought in by the family, but he died before entering.<br>According to the family he dronk something wrong.<br>Many of the waterwells cannot be used after the Cyclone, people take sometimes the risk to do so.
Sidr Cyclone Bangladesh 2007
Bangladesh after the Cyclone, nov/dec 2007<br>the town of Kakhchira, in the mounth of the Ganges river is very affected by the Ciclone.<br>Religious muslims practice their prairs only by using the floor, that is left from their moskq.
Sidr Cyclone Bangladesh 2007
Bangladesh after the Cyclone, nov/dec 2007<br>Kolangkolosh region, south in the Ganges delta,since there are no trees to stop the wather,the area is flushed away.
Sidr Cyclone Bangladesh 2007
Bangladesh after the Cyclone, nov/dec 2007<br><br>Kolangkolosh region, south in the Ganges delta,since there are no trees to stop the wather,the area is flushed away.<br>
Sidr Cyclone Bangladesh 2007
Bangladesh after the Cyclone, nov/dec 2007<br>Town of Patargatee, young man recycle metal plates from the destroyed houses.
Sidr Cyclone Bangladesh 2007
Bangladesh after the Cyclone, nov/dec 2007<br>Ferry to Barisal, a family moves with their few left things to higher grounds, on the ferry a salesman tries to sell them some nutts.
Sidr Cyclone Bangladesh 2007
Bangladesh after the Cyclone, nov/dec 2007<br>Sometimes the sea takes their life back but it also provides people a base for living, by transport, fishing and  more.
Sidr Cyclone Bangladesh 2007
Bangladesh after the Cyclone, nov/dec 2007<br>At first light a fast boat of an NGo is prepared for the daily distribution, daily they make sometimes more than 100 km before returning at low tide.
Sidr Cyclone Bangladesh 2007
Bangladesh after the Cyclone, nov/dec 2007<br>Chalatabunia district is beeing distributed by Doctors without borders.<br>Locals are told by the regional leaders and come to pick up their basic needs using small boats or walk through the mud for hours.
Sidr Cyclone Bangladesh 2007
To Eddy van wessel website.