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Study: 83% Sundarbans’ mangrove landscape...

83% Sundarbans’ mangrove landscape changed...

Nation

Wed, Aug 25 2021

Due to the increase in salinity, many Sundari trees in the forest area have died of disease after the...

UN Special Session: PM Hasina places...

PM floats 5-point proposal for water...

Bangladesh

Fri, Jun 25 2021

‘We need to take a comprehensive, result-oriented, focused and adaptive global approach for water...

When a deadly cyclone is followed by...

When a deadly cyclone is followed by...

Climate Change

Mon, May 31 2021

Covid-19 and Cyclone Amphan have shown us what a multidimensional and intricate series of disasters look...

The long-term effects of Cyclone Amphan...

The long-term effects of Cyclone Amphan...

Climate Change

Sun, May 30 2021

A disaster that continues

Destruction by Cyclone Amphan continues...

Destruction by Cyclone Amphan continues...

Climate Change

Sun, May 30 2021

Cyclone Amphan affected the lives of about one million people in Bangladesh’s coastal areas

Cyclone Aila: 12 years on, wounds yet...

Cyclone Aila: 12 years on, wounds yet...

Nation

Tue, May 25 2021

At least 73 lives were lost during Cyclone Aila which hit the coastal areas on May 25, 2009

Cyclone Yaas likely to intensify into...

Yaas likely to turn into very severe...

Bangladesh

Sun, May 23 2021

It is expected to reach Bangladesh coasts around Wednesday morning

OP-ED: We must discuss the Paris Agreement...

OP-ED: We must discuss the Paris Agreement...

Saleemul Huq

Wed, May 12 2021

Not just once a year at COP

Flood control intervention sustains...

Flood control intervention sustains...

Climate Change

Thu, Jan 14 2021

Effective coastal embankment management needs collaborative actions from government, local people, and...

Youths at the forefront of rehabilitation...

Youths at the forefront of rehabilitation...

Climate Change

Sat, Oct 3 2020

The importance of locally-led youth initiatives

Start Fund Bangladesh allocates over...

Start Fund allocates 2.6C for waterlogging...

Bangladesh

Thu, Sep 24 2020

This year’s waterlogging is different from previous ones, due to a combination of factors mainly...

372 educational institutions in Jessore...

372 educational institutions in Jessore...

Nation

Thu, Aug 20 2020

The local authorities say they sent a list of the damaged institutions to the District Education Office...

Bangladesh trapped in a bad marriage...

Bangladesh trapped in a bad marriage...

Climate Change

Sat, Jul 25 2020

An exotic plant introduced here in the 30s has been drying up the soil and causing environmental...

Residents of Koyra still in shelters...

Residents of Koyra still in shelters...

Crisis

Wed, Jul 22 2020

The purpose-built cyclone shelters have become their homes effectively, though there is nothing homely...

More than two months after cyclone Amphan,...

More than two months after cyclone Amphan,...

Nation

Tue, Jul 21 2020

Farmers fear that due to excess salinity, the production of crops including Aman paddy, Rabi crops and...

Necessity of a compact strategy for...

Necessity of a compact strategy for...

Climate Change

Tue, Jun 30 2020

A comprehensive policy should address the lessons from emergencies like Covid-19 and Cyclone Amphan

UN allocates $5 million to support response...

UN allocates $5 million to support response...

Bangladesh

Thu, Jun 25 2020

The targeted vulnerable population will benefit from emergency shelter, protection, nutrition, and livelihood...

Jessore florists devastated by coronavirus...

Jessore florists devastated by coronavirus...

Nation

Wed, Jun 17 2020

Since the flowers are not being sold now, frustrated farmers are now feeding flowers to their cows and...

UNHCR sets up isolation-treatment centres...

UNHCR sets up isolation-treatment centres...

Rohingya Crisis

Tue, Jun 16 2020

Four quarantine centers supported by UNHCR have also been established for those who have had contact...

ED: Saving nature is saving...

ED: Saving nature is saving...

Editorial

Sat, Jun 6 2020

Economic growth means nothing if the quality of our lives suffer

Cyclone Amphan: 1,299 schools damaged...

Cyclone Amphan: 1,299 schools damaged...

Nation

Thu, Jun 4 2020

A loss of Tk12.87 crore was incurred by the 947 secondary schools that have been affected by the recent...