Amico che guardi il mondo. Bangladesh, ad esempio

Oltre 160 milioni di persone in un Paese densamente popolato e quasi del tutto pianeggiante.

Molti dei suoi abitanti si sono trasferiti in Italia, a Roma in particolare, ma pochi sanno distinguerlo dall’India, in cui è in effetti per larga parte inglobato, ad eccezione di una piccola parte confinante col Myanmar.

Nelle foto Ap alcune immagini di un giorno normale nella vita di una nazione che resta tra la più povere dell’Asia, ed esposta, tra l’altro, a calamità ambientali quale le  frequenti alluvioni monsoniche.

AP Photo/Manish Swarup
Bangladeshi enjoy weekly off at a beach in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh Friday, Jan. 26, 2018. Miles-long beaches makes this coastal district Bangladesh's top tourist destination. (AP Photo/Manish Swarup)
A Bangladeshi man calls his friends after swimming at a beach on a weekly holiday in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh, Friday, Jan. 26, 2018. Miles-long beaches makes this coastal district Bangladesh's top tourist destination. (AP Photo/Manish Swarup)
Bangladeshis enjoy sunset at a beach as an aeroplanes flies past in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh Friday, Jan. 26, 2018. Miles-long beaches makes this coastal district Bangladesh's top tourist destination. (AP Photo/Manish Swarup)
An elephant walks through a street amid traffic in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh, Friday, Jan. 26, 2018. Miles-long beaches makes this coastal district Bangladesh's top tourist destination. (AP Photo/Manish Swarup)
Local tourists record the setting Sun on the Bay of Bengal from the beach in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh, Sunday, Jan. 28, 2018. Miles-long beaches makes this coastal district Bangladesh's top tourist destination. (AP Photo/Manish Swarup)
Window cleaners work on glass panes of an office building in Dhaka, Bangladesh, Saturday, March 24, 2018. On an average, each worker earns less than US$5 a day. (AP Photo/A.M. Ahad)
epa07827717 A man works at a vegetal wholesale market in the Shyam Bazar in Dhaka, Bangladesh, 08 September 2019.  EPA/MONIRUL ALAM
epa07827719 A woman works at a vegetal wholesale market in the Shyam Bazar in Dhaka, Bangladesh, 08 September 2019.  EPA/MONIRUL ALAM
epa07827718 A man works at a vegetal wholesale market in the Shyam Bazar in Dhaka, Bangladesh, 08 September 2019.  EPA/MONIRUL ALAM
epa07827720 A Bangladeshi vendor sleeps at a vegetal wholesale market in the Shyam Bazar in Dhaka, Bangladesh, 08 September 2019.  EPA/MONIRUL ALAM
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