• Thursday, Aug 05, 2021
  • Last Update : 01:52 am
55 to receive Prime Minister’s...

55 to receive Prime Minister’s...

Bangladesh

Fri, Jul 30 2021

Applicants must secure their places by merit

EU, Germany sends €33 million to strengthen...

EU, Germany sends €33 million to strengthen...

Coronavirus

Wed, Jun 30 2021

This is the second disbursement from the joint €113 million grant made available by the EU and Germany...

Incentivize green industries through...

'Incentivize green industries through...

Business

Sun, Jun 20 2021

Although several policies have been identified by independent experts, no legal framework exists that...

ED: Leaving no one behind

ED: Leaving no one behind

Editorial

Wed, Jun 16 2021

It is very encouraging to see that this focus on the SDGs is paying dividend

WEF: Digital payments can boost Bangladesh's...

'Digital payments can meet BD's...

Economy

Sun, May 16 2021

Bangladesh's RMG sector has now embraced digital payments in a big way

UNDP launches Accelerator Lab in Bangladesh...

UNDP launches Accelerator Lab in Bangladesh...

Bangladesh

Thu, Apr 29 2021

In 2020 alone, the labs documented more than 1,700 grassroots-led solutions covering all 17 SDGs

Bangladeshi apparel makers aligning...

Bangladeshi apparel makers aligning...

Business

Mon, Mar 29 2021

Almost 100 per cent of the factories hired workers or employees from the local community from entry to...

OP-ED: Localising the SDGs in Bangladesh:...

OP-ED: Localising the SDGs in Bangladesh:...

Business

Sun, Mar 28 2021

The government has prioritised 40 targets for Bangladesh out of the 241 SDG targets

SDGs: S Asia progresses on health, poverty...

SDGs: S Asia progresses on health, falters...

South Asia

Sat, Mar 20 2021

The latest ESCAP report shows that Asia and the Pacific region fell short of its 2020 milestones for...

Y Magazine to promote youth, SDGs...

Y Magazine to promote youth, SDGs...

Event

Mon, Mar 15 2021

‘The goal of Y Magazine is to highlight the volunteer work of youngsters to inspire...

‘Grassroots engagement in delivering...

‘Grassroots engagement in delivering...

Bangladesh

Thu, Mar 11 2021

The take came at a conference on “Democratic Governance and Local Development: Experience from...

OP-ED: Do we need to change the way...

OP-ED: Do we need to change the way...

The United Nations has been ineffective in safeguarding global peace

LGRD Ministry working on national volunteer...

LGRD Ministry working on national volunteer...

Bangladesh

Sun, Dec 6 2020

Bangladesh has always been a pioneer in fighting against calamities, minister says

‘Graduating, graduated countries from...

‘Countries graduating from LDC need...

Foreign Affairs

Sat, Nov 7 2020

Ensure additional finance for the LDCs and ensure their access to low-cost and low-risk sources of funding,...

Secy: Govt to free Bangladesh from child...

Govt to crack down on child labour

Bangladesh

Sun, Oct 25 2020

He also expressed worry over the increase in drug addiction among children

Life skills to safeguard adolescent...

Life skills to safeguard adolescent...

D2

Sun, Oct 11 2020

To fight against drop out and child marriage, that has become a challenging issue due to Covid-19, Room...

App launched for MPs to track SDG...

App launched for MPs to track SDG...

Bangladesh

Tue, Sep 29 2020

Bangladesh Parliament, UNDP jointly introduce ‘My Constituency’ app

Industries Minister: Zero-accident,...

Minister: Zero-accident, zero-pollution...

Business

Mon, Sep 7 2020

For this, the government has taken necessary steps to prevent industrial accidents through safe use and...

UN Chief: No hope of achieving climate,...

'No hope of reaching climate, dev goals...

World

Wed, Sep 2 2020

The situation of children and young people is a crisis within a crisis, he has said

OP-ED: A sustainable strategy for the...

OP-ED: A sustainable strategy for the...

How development partners and civil society organizations can help us

OP-ED: A new social contract for a new...

OP-ED: A new social contract for a new...

António Guterres

Mon, Jul 20 2020

Tackling the inequality brought about by the pandemic