DHAKA, JANUARY 19, 2015 — The U.S. Embassy Dhaka is pleased to announce that U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for Population, Refugees and Migration Anne Richard will visit Bangladesh January 20-23, 2015. During her four-day visit to Bangladesh, Anne Richard will hold meetings and discussions with Government of Bangladesh officials, MOFA, MOHA, Ministry of Disaster Management and Relief, NGOs and INGOs, UNHCR, IOM regional representatives and the media. She will also take part in a BIISS conference in Dhaka and will visit Rohingya refugee camps at Cox’s Bazar.
Assistant Secretary Richard was sworn in as Assistant Secretary of State for Population, Refugees, and Migration in 2012. Ms. Richard has a B.S. in Foreign Service from Georgetown University and an M.A. in Public Policy Studies from the University of Chicago.
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