March 2023. Dhaka, Bangladesh. Dhaka, the capital of Bangladesh, one of poorest and most overpopulated countries on the planet. 50 million of whom live below the threshold poverty, with less than 1 Euro a day. 1.6 million children are living in the streets. ActionAid has been working in Bangladesh since 1982 with 82 Child Centres dedicated to children between the ages of 3 and 16.