Rukshana Hoque started her career in Marketing for the National Statistics Office. She has been instrumental to the success of the Well Wishers Campaign whose objective is to reduce water-borne diseases, such as cholera and typhoid, in villages and remote rural communities.
Following the widespread devastation caused by Hurricane Sidr in November 2008, Rukshana has help orchestrate a group of Doctors and volunteers to design and build a cyclone shelter for the island village of Borguna to protect villagers and their livestock. The shelter also has a dual purpose as the village school.
“I believe Skin Deep is a powerful ideology representing strength and possibility. I want to be part of a journey that is towards bettering peoples understanding and perception of skin disease.”