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Bangladesh elected as executive member...

BD new exec member in 3 UN orgs

Bangladesh

Tue, Sep 15 2020

Dhaka becomes member of the executive board of the UNDP, UNFPA, and UNOPS securing highest votes at the...

Sweden, UNFPA help Bangladesh in Covid-19...

Sweden, UNFPA help Bangladesh in Covid-19...

Bangladesh

Thu, Aug 13 2020

The grants follow support received from the government of Sweden in early May 2020 towards UNFPA’s...

UNFPA highlights health, rights of women,...

UNFPA highlights health, rights of women,...

Bangladesh

Sun, Jul 12 2020

The UN agency, together with the Department of Population Sciences, University of Dhaka (DPSDU), organized...

Speakers: Unmet demand for contraception...

Speakers: Unmet demand for contraception...

Coronavirus

Tue, Jun 30 2020

'If the number of people using birth controls declines by 20 or 50%, the unmet demand for contraceptives...

Australia, UNFPA strengthen Covid-19...

Australia, UNFPA strengthen Covid-19...

Bangladesh

Tue, Jun 16 2020

Women and girls will be provided sexual and reproductive health services by UNFPA Asia Pacific Regional...

The global response must address the...

The global response must address the...

Shafayat Nazam Rasul

Fri, May 8 2020

Globally, women make up 70% of the health workforce and have the majority of care-giving roles in homes...

Sweden, UNFPA help Bangladesh in fight...

Sweden, UNFPA help Bangladesh in fight...

Coronavirus

Tue, May 5 2020

'With support from Sweden, UNFPA will ensure that Bangladesh’s Covid-19 response activities...

UNFPA population report: Bangladesh...

Bangladesh has a whopping 59% child...

Event

Thu, Apr 18 2019

The country ranks first in South Asian, and has come fourth globally

Ain o Shalish Kendra launches ASTHA...

Ain o Shalish Kendra launches ASTHA...

Dhaka

Tue, Dec 11 2018

The project was launched in Dhaka on Tuesday

Sexual harassment: Installing CCTV cameras...

Sexual harassment: Installing CCTV cameras...

Dhaka

Sun, Nov 25 2018

There was also a day-long Solution Fair at CIRDAP for the first time ever in Bangladesh, to build...

Rohingya crisis: Australia, New Zealand...

Australia, New Zealand high commissioners...

Nation

Sun, Sep 9 2018

During the visit, the commissioners went to a UNFPA Women’s Friendly Space and observed UNHCR...

PPD inaugurates secretariat in...

PPD inaugurates secretariat in...

Event

Tue, Jul 24 2018

'PPD has been working closely with UNFPA in the implementation of the ICPD Plan of Action since...

‘Women should not be victimized twice...

‘Women should not be victimized twice...

Bangladesh

Tue, Jul 3 2018

The Dhaka Tribune interviewed Executive Director of the UN Population Fund (UNFPA) Natalia Kanem

Government of China teams up with UNDP...

Government of China teams up with UNDP...

Bangladesh

Tue, Dec 19 2017

The Chinese government is providing $4 million to support recovery efforts for the 13,910 most flood...

IOM chief: Rohingya crisis is the world's...

IOM chief: Rohingya crisis is the world's...

Bangladesh

Mon, Oct 16 2017

The IOM official landed in Cox's Bazar around 11am on Monday

'Bangladesh needs youth engagement for...

'Bangladesh needs youth engagement for...

Bangladesh

Thu, Oct 12 2017

Of the 1.8 billion adolescents in the world, Bangladesh is home to 29.5 million. Some 88% of the adolescents...

Unplanned population growth is a major...

Unplanned population growth is a major...

Bangladesh

Tue, Oct 3 2017

The warnings were made at a partnership workshop on ‘Acceleration Action to attain the Bangladesh FP...

100 babies born in no man’s land

100 babies born in no man’s land

South Asia

Sun, Sep 10 2017

Most of the new mothers and babies were in critical condition

A blatant act of defiance

A blatant act of defiance

Opinion

Tue, Sep 5 2017

By denying the Rohingya outside aid, Myanmar makes it clear it would like to see the group isolated,...

Do you really need a C-section?

Do you really need a C-section?

Health

Mon, Aug 21 2017

The number of unnecessary C-section surgery is rising in Bangladesh because of exploitative hospitals...

National multimedia campaign launched...

National multimedia campaign launched...

Law & Rights

Mon, Jul 31 2017

In addition to print and broadcasting, digital media like Facebook, YouTube, Instagram, and mobile messaging...