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Disaster preparedness at Rohingya camps: Still a long way to go

Between May and August, almost 50,000 people living in the camps have been affected by the impact of high winds, flash flooding, erosion and landslides.  


Digital Financial Inclusion through Customer Oriented Financial Products

Just a few years back it would have been unimaginable in the remote rural villages of Satkhira for Anzuara, a smallholder farmer, to have a bank account. Now Anzuara can check her bank balance on her…  


Digital Financial Inclusion through Customer Oriented Financial Products

Just a few years back it would have been unimaginable in the remote rural villages of Satkhira for Anzuara, a smallholder farmer, to have a bank account. Now Anzuara can check her bank balance on her…  






Can Bangladesh become a welfare state


Three Women from Satkhira Exploring the Challenges and Opportunities of Social Security in Bangladesh

Last week I visited Ashashuni union of Satkhira, a flood-prone area where river erosion, limited economic opportunities and increasing salinity caused by climate change and made worse by shrimp…  


Bangladesh Forest Department, UNDP and FAO jointly observed International Day of Forest

Under the auspices of UN-REDD Bangladesh National Programme, the Bangladesh Forest Department, UNDP and FAO jointly organized a half-day workshop on 21 March 2017 at Forest Department, Dhaka to…  

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