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Brac observes International Day for...

Brac observes International Day for...

Bangladesh

Mon, Oct 19 2020

Brac has helped 2 million households in Bangladesh graduate from ultra-poverty since 2002

3 Brac schools to be showcased in World...

3 Brac schools to be showcased in World...

Bangladesh

Tue, Oct 6 2020

The boat schools ensure different dimensions of students’ wellbeing holistically

Webinar stresses protecting diversity...

Call for tolerance practice to fight...

Coronavirus

Sun, Sep 20 2020

Everybody in the world is in the crisis and needs to be responding to the situation together, Dr Francis...

Mobile X-ray van to detect TB among...

Mobile X-ray van to detect TB among...

Rohingya Crisis

Fri, Sep 4 2020

Brac to implement the program under National Tuberculosis Control Programme’s supervision

Study: 24% of female online entrepreneurs...

'24% of women had to close down online...

Business

Sun, Aug 23 2020

The study says that within one month after the first round of survey in April, 121 employees were laid...

Brac: Covid-19 testing booths will stay...

Brac: Covid-19 testing booths open till...

Coronavirus

Mon, Aug 10 2020

Earlier, Brac had informed the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) that it would be unable...

Brac to donate 10 crore to 50,000 flood-hit...

Brac to donate 10 crore to 50,000 flood-hit...

Bangladesh

Fri, Aug 7 2020

Brac is encouraging individuals and institutions to donate for the cause

OP-ED: The road to food security

OP-ED: The road to food security

Why rice prices need to be kept down

Brac to help 21m lift themselves from...

Brac to help 21m lift themselves from...

Bangladesh

Fri, Jun 19 2020

'Our Audacious Project is to fundamentally change the ways that governments address ultra-poverty...

Brac: 87% returnee migrants struggling...

‘87% returnee migrants in financial...

Bangladesh

Fri, May 22 2020

52% of the returnees said they need financial aid on an emergency basis

A man for all seasons

A man for all seasons

Manzoor Hasan , Dr Sanaul Mostafa

Sun, May 17 2020

Professor Jamilur Reza Chowdhury was a diplomat, adviser, thought-leader, campaigner, human rights stalwart,...

DGHS diversifying Covid-19 testing...

DGHS diversifying Covid-19 testing...

Bangladesh

Sat, May 16 2020

Health authorities are now conducting tests randomly in high infected areas and through contact tracing...

Brac sample collection kiosks in...

Brac sample collection kiosks in...

Coronavirus

Tue, May 12 2020

100 walk-in kiosks will be set up across the country

Speeding up the testing process

Speeding up the testing process

Editorial

Mon, May 4 2020

The fight against the spread of Covid-19 will require not just money and human resources, but ingenuity...

Coronavirus: Brac sets up kiosks to...

Coronavirus: Brac sets up kiosks to...

Coronavirus

Mon, May 4 2020

The NGO so far installed 13 walk-in testing kiosks in Dhaka and Narayanganj, and targets to primarily...

Brac founder Sir Fazle’s 84th birth...

Brac founder Sir Fazle’s 84th birth...

Bangladesh

Sun, Apr 26 2020

Sir Fazle passed away on December 20 last year, while undergoing treatment at a hospital in Dhaka

Brac, GP launch joint platform ‘Daakche...

Brac, GP launch joint platform ‘Daakche...

Bangladesh

Fri, Apr 24 2020

The initiative aims to support 100,000 families with emergency food sustenance  

Brac to provide 100,000 more families...

Brac to provide 100,000 more families...

Bangladesh

Fri, Apr 17 2020

In the first phase of the initiative, Brac has already disbursed the same amount (Tk15 crore) from its...

Brac hands over Ashkona centre to set...

Brac hands over Ashkona centre to set...

Coronavirus

Thu, Apr 16 2020

They also started collecting Covid-19 related community-level data from the union level

Brac survey: 14% low-income people have...

Brac survey: 14% low-income people have...

Business

Fri, Apr 10 2020

As per the survey, only 4% of the respondents received any emergency relief support as of April 5

Lessons from the past

Lessons from the past

Mushtaque Chowdhury

Fri, Apr 3 2020

What the Ebola outbreak -- and other experiences -- teach us about containment