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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…  




Ranukhi, a woman with disability suffered during the flood, smiling in the end

Ranukhi 28, has a walking disability. She lives with her aging parents in Nilphamari district in Northern Bangladesh, which is prone to floods. Her father is a part-time fisherman, and only earning…  


Internships introduced for students at Law Department, University of Dhaka

United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in partnership with the National Legal Aid Services Organization (NLASO) under the Ministry of Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs introduced six-week…  


Drama festival for promoting Human Rights in Bangladesh

The Human Rights progarmeme supported Bangladesh Manobadhiker Nattya Parishod (BMNP) to organise a 3-day long Drama festival on Human rights from 8 to 10 December 2017 at Dhaka.  


Orientation on Community Mobilization and Gender Mainstreaming in ICBA-AR

UNDP’s ICBA-AR Programme initiative to ensure effective community participation and gender mainstreaming in community-based adaption and coastal green belt management  


UNDP’s ICBA-AR Programme preparing to support 6000 volunteers of Bangladesh Climate Change Programme (CPP) in five vulnerable coastal districts

UNDP’s Integrating Community-based Adaptation into Afforestation and Reforestation (ICBA-AR) Programme implemented by the Ministry of Environment and Forest with support from GEF will provide training…  


Smart City Week begins in Dhaka

Smart City Week kicked off in Dhaka on Wednesday, 29 November at the Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Novo Theatre to bring innovative solutions integrating citizens' participation, technology,…  


Bicycle rally held to make the city smart

UNDP, Access to Information (a2i) programme at the Prime Minister’s Office and Urban Stakeholders, in association with the BDcyclist, on 25 November brought out “Ride Smart, Live Smart” bicycle rally…  

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