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UNDP and Norway seal a deal to promote peace and harmony in Cox’s Bazar

The agreement is a part of UNDP’s PTIB project, which promotes diverse and constructive narratives in support of tolerance  


NRBs to accelerate Bangladesh’s development towards middle income country

Engaging non-resident bangladeshis (nrbs) in development process of bangladesh has become a paramount importance in recent years.  


Volunteers help communities to withstand cyclone Fani

Bangladesh’s coastal areas have long been plagued by natural disasters. On May 4, 2019, cyclone Fani hit the coastal areas of Bangladesh  


Government and UNDP join hands to implement US$ 3.3m project for promoting environment friendly and energy efficient technology

Highly global warming refrigerant, HFC-134a, will be replaced with the environment-friendly and energy efficient alternative HC-600a(isobutane).  


UNDP launches month long waste cleaning campaign in Teknaf

A month-long waste cleaning campaign in nine wards of the Teknaf Municipality  


Digital Khichuri Challenge for peaceful and inclusive society, accelerating the progress on SDGs

Team ‘Pothikrit’ won the first prize of $5000 for their innovate idea of using online gaming and superhero theme for stopping fake news.  


Reducing climate vulnerability in coastal areas

It is essential to ensure effective knowledge-sharing and empower all stakeholders.  


Remove the policy and social barriers in women’s economic empowerment to achieve SDGs

Although women in Bangladesh have made significant strides across major spheres, their participation in economic activities is still very low  


Bangladeshi startup awarded at the Youth Co:Lab regional round

UNDP and Citi Foundation jointly work to accelerate the largest youth social entrepreneurship movement driving the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals.  


Village courts are playing effective role in resolving disputes: Tazul

The role of village courts in resolving small conflicts locally with transparency at law costs and in short time is appreciable as the judicial facilities are inadequate for the large number of the…  

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