The TWB glossary for Bangladesh is designed to assist field workers and interpreters working on the Rohingya humanitarian response in Bangladesh. It aims to improve communication between aid workers and the Rohingya community by providing clear and accurate translations of useful terminology that you can carry in your pocket. The text and audio Bangladesh Glossary is an online or offline web app, which can be accessed through a computer, tablet, Android or an iOS device.

The glossary is available in English, Bangla, Chittagonian, Rohingya, and Burmese languages. It has terminology categories in nine humanitarian-focused sectors, including gender, nutrition, education, COVID-19, and more.

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