First Female Peacekeepers Deployed from Bangladesh

For the first time, Bangladesh is going to send female police officers to a foreign UN peacekeeping mission. A female contingent is being sent to work in Haiti where they will provide community policing, humanitarian actions, primary education, primary health care, protection on violence against women, prevention of HIV, Aids training, and other duties.

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