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Four BRAC workers with chaperone walk in field.

Courtesy BRAC Bangladesh

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ORAL REHYDRATION THERAPY

Fazle Hasan Abed, a former accountant, founded the Bangladesh Rural Advancement Committee (BRAC) in 1972 to help in the recovery of the country after the Liberation War of 1971. The organization has taught communities across the country the lifesaving technique of oral rehydration therapy.

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GUEST COLUMN

David Sack is a former director of the International Centre for Diarrheal Disease Research, Bangladesh.

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Based on an exhibition at the National Library
of Medicine

ONLINE ACTIVITIES & RESOURCES

ONLINE ACTIVITIES & RESOURCES

Test your knowledge of the world of global health in online activities, and take this topic into the classroom with resources for students and teachers.

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Hear more about global health topics from leaders and advocates featured in the exhibition.

GET INVOLVED

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VISIT

VISIT
The Installation at the National Institutes of Health has closed. See the Traveling Exhibition at a library near you.