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Pandemic Heroes 2021: BYLC launches...

Pandemic Heroes 2021: BYLC launches...

Bangladesh

Sat, Sep 4 2021

10 individuals, 3 volunteer organizations awarded social action project grants

ADB: Pandemic threatens Asia-Pacific's...

Pandemic threatens Asia-Pacific's progress...

Asia-Pacific

Tue, Aug 24 2021

As unemployment rates increased the region also lost about 8% of work hours, affecting poorer households...

OP-ED: Where do adolescents stand in...

OP-ED: Where do adolescents stand in...

Saleem Samad

Wed, Jun 23 2021

With all the focus on adults and children, adolescents slip through the cracks

PM Hasina floats 6-point proposal for...

PM suggests 6-point post-Covid recovery...

Bangladesh

Tue, Jun 22 2021

The prime minister says she firmly believes that the Covid-19 vaccines should be declared as global public...

SDGs: PM Hasina says Bangladesh in top...

SDGs: PM says country in top form for...

Bangladesh

Tue, Jun 22 2021

The prime minister says Bangladesh is in an advanced position in implementing the MDGs and approaching...

Report: Bangladesh among 3 top performers...

BD among 3 top performers in sustainable...

Bangladesh

Mon, Jun 14 2021

Bangladesh ranked 5th in the South Asian region leaving behind India, Pakistan, and Afghanistan

SDG: Brac helps over 300,000 households...

Brac helps over 300,000 households overcome...

Bangladesh

Wed, Mar 31 2021

In its five-year strategic plan launched in 2016, Brac outlined its interventions aligned with the SDG...

I can’t hear you, but can you hear...

I can’t hear you, but can you hear...

Bangladesh

Fri, Oct 23 2020

Hafsa, a youth activist of Girls Advocacy Alliance (GAA), shares her experience of overcoming the hurdles...

OP-ED: A place for the youth in...

OP-ED: A place for the youth in...

Mir Aftabuddin Ahmed

Fri, Oct 23 2020

Younger Bangladeshis want accountability from the state, and they are vocal about it

ED: Empowerment through employment

ED: Empowerment through employment

Editorial

Fri, Oct 2 2020

During the Covid-19 pandemic, women have been hit especially hard by economic downturns

OP-ED: A smaller gap

OP-ED: A smaller gap

Tim Worstall

Sat, Sep 12 2020

Bangladesh won’t be reaching the SDG for inequality, but that’s OK

Bangladesh makes progress in attaining...

Bangladesh makes progress in attaining...

Business

Thu, Aug 27 2020

This was revealed at the launching of the Sustainable Development Goals Bangladesh Progress Report 2020...

OP-ED: The inequality in water

OP-ED: The inequality in water

Shishir Reza

Sat, Jul 11 2020

Reduced inequalities can ensure true inclusive development

Govt moves fast to revamp taxation...

Govt moves fast to revamp taxation...

Business

Sat, Jul 11 2020

To make that happen, officials say, the government has put emphasis on taking measures to ensure the...

Citizen's Platform for SDGs: NGOs and...

Citizen's Platform for SDGs: NGOs and...

Coronavirus

Wed, Jul 8 2020

The government should recognize the contribution of NGOs and CSOs at the grassroots level, says Dr...

ED: In the right direction

ED: In the right direction

Editorial

Sun, Jul 5 2020

It is absolutely imperative that the authorities concerned continue to work towards fulfilling the...

Bangladesh moves up 7 marks in the SDG...

Bangladesh moves up 7 marks in the SDG...

Bangladesh

Sat, Jul 4 2020

Bangladesh is ahead of neighbouring India and Pakistan in the index

Ex-principal secy Azad made CVF chair's...

Ex-principal secy Azad made CVF chair's...

Bangladesh

Mon, Jun 15 2020

The special envoy will serve as the key representative of Bangladeshi PM to support the realization of...

World Water Day on Monday

World Water Day on Monday

Bangladesh

Sat, Mar 21 2020

World Water Day is held annually on March 22

Moving towards our goals

Moving towards our goals

Editorial

Fri, Feb 21 2020

When it comes to climate action, inequality, and peace and justice, we have fallen woefully short

How we can give a boost to the

How we can give a boost to the

Anik Kabir

Thu, Feb 6 2020

What can be done to get the SDG train back on track in Asia?