Voices from Cox’s Bazar - Binta Bajaha

Gemma Snowdon
Mar 8, 2019 · 4 min read

Binta Bajaha, a Gender Programme Officer with the World Food Programme in Cox’s Bazar Bangladesh speaks about the impact of mainstreaming gender in the world’s largest refugee camp.

Before even knowing what feminism was about, I feel like I’ve always had a sense that the way the world functioned isn’t based on the laws of nature but on man-made reasoning that shapes culture and eventually becomes our reality.

Binta at the WFP photo exhibition on International Women’s Day. The exhibition depicted WFP’s work with women in the Rohingya refugee camps. Photo: WFP/Saikat Mojumder