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Losing our forests

Losing our forests

Avenue T

Wed, Oct 2 2019

The recent Amazon fires have drawn a great deal of attention to the issue of deforestation worldwide....

Integration matters

Integration matters

Climate Change

Sun, Sep 15 2019

Learn about the work Practical Action is doing in the Rohingya camps to establish an integrated approach...

What science says about the Amazon...

What science says about the Amazon...

Anik Kabir

Thu, Aug 29 2019

Deforestation is bad for many reasons, but not because it threatens our oxygen supply

As our lungs collapse

As our lungs collapse

Shooha Tabil

Fri, Aug 23 2019

The Amazon fire rages on with no end in sight

Barriers to environmental justice

Barriers to environmental justice

Rizowan Ahmed

Mon, Jul 1 2019

Is the country’s justice system failing to protect the environment? 

'Polar bears are the least of our problems...

'Polar bears are the least of our problems...

Climate Change

Thu, May 2 2019

How the endangered white warriors of the Arctic are heralding the cataclysm

WB to provide $515m to develop fisheries,...

WB to provide $515m to develop fisheries,...

Development

Sat, Oct 6 2018

The $515 million projects include help for the Cox’s Bazar local community hosting Rohingyas

Can’t see the forest or the trees

Can’t see the forest or the trees

Editorial

Sat, Jun 23 2018

How many more people will be displaced before we realize that we must take care of the environment?

UN: Plant trees in refugee camps to...

UN: Plant trees in refugee camps

World

Thu, Jun 21 2018

Four out of five people who flee their homes rely on firewood for cooking and heating, which is a major...

Panchhari UNO cuts down trees on parishad...

Panchhari UNO cuts down trees on parishad...

Nation

Tue, May 29 2018

'Given the rampant illegal deforestation that is ongoing, administrative figures carrying out such...

Cox’s Bazar forestland may entirely...

Cox’s Bazar forestland may entirely...

Environment

Sun, May 20 2018

The influx of refugees is wreaking havoc on the environment through the depletion of natural...

Disappearing greenery

Disappearing greenery

Magazine

Thu, Mar 22 2018

How sustainable is development through deforestation?

Life in the camp

Life in the camp

Md Azmeary Ferdoush

Fri, Jan 19 2018

The economics of how refugees survive

Rohingya camps: Deforestation takes...

Rohingya camps: Deforestation takes...

Nation

Sun, Oct 29 2017

The Rohingya are cutting roots of trees, almost burning 50,000kg of firewood for cooking every day

Rohingya influx: 15-year-old forestation...

Rohingya influx: 15-year-old forestation...

Bangladesh

Sat, Oct 21 2017

The newly-arrived refugees have cleared about 3,500 acres of land in Cox's Bazar, a forest officer...

Study: Rainforests cause more carbon...

Study: Rainforests cause more carbon...

Around the Web

Sun, Oct 1 2017

'As always, trees are removing carbon from the atmosphere, but the volume of the forest is no longer...

Endangered Bengal Slow Loris disappearing...

Endangered Bengal Slow Loris disappearing...

Environment

Wed, Aug 30 2017

The life span of the Bengal slow loris is about 15 years, with females giving birth to a single offspring...

Food crisis forcing pythons to migrate...

Food crisis forcing pythons to migrate...

Nation

Wed, Aug 23 2017

30 pythons were found in human habitats over the past two years, with 25 in Mirsarai alone

Bringing people to the front line against...

Bringing people to the front line against...

Tribune Climate

Wed, May 10 2017

For protecting our natural forests and forest biodiversity resources, we have to take urgent actions...

Rohingyas grab social forestry land...

Rohingyas grab social forestry land...

Environment

Fri, Mar 3 2017

Locals alleged that Palongkhali Union Parishad Member Md Absar had been assisting the refugees in grabbing...

Cabinet approves felling of 13,000 trees,...

Cabinet approves felling of 13,000 trees,...

Bangladesh

Mon, Jan 9 2017

The cabinet has approved the proposal of cutting down 13,356 trees to set up the pipeline from Sreepur...