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Financial Inclusion can empower women and accelerate Bangladesh’s Progress: Queen Máxima

The UN Secretary-General’s Special Advocate for Inclusive Finance for Development said Bangladesh's progress was 'exciting'  


আর্থিকখাতের সেবা সবার জন্য - এই ভাবনাকে ছড়িয়ে দিতে বাংলাদেশ সফরে আসছেন কুইন ম্যাক্সিমা

আর্থিকখাতের সেবা সবার জন্য - এই ভাবনাকে ছড়িয়ে দিতে বাংলাদেশ সফরে আসছেন কুইন ম্যাক্সিমা  


Queen Máxima to visit Bangladesh to promote access to financial services

Queen Máxima to visit Bangladesh to promote access to financial services  


Enhancing ICT can speed up attainment of SDGs: Speaker

Speaker Dr Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury on Monday emphasised on enhancing the use of Information Communication Technology (ICT) to fulfill the government’s commitment to attain the Sustainable Development…  


$33m to be invested in women and girls for climate adaptation and resilience

The project is expected to make a "paradigm-shift" in the way women will be empowered as ‘change-agents’  


UNDP launches colour-coded waste management in Teknaf

Recent figures suggest that over 10,000 tonnes of waste is generated monthly in Ukhia and Teknaf, two Upazilas most prominently affected by the crisis.  


Low-cost ambulance to carry patients from Rohingya camps to healthcare centres: Initiative of UNDP

As a part of UNDP’s commitment of ‘Leaving no one Behind’, the innovation lab of its Access to Information (a2i) Programme has officially handed over two low-cost ambulances to Research Training and…  


Withdrawal of CEDAW reservations is necessary to ensure gender equality

Researchers have found that the reservations of Bangladesh’s ratification of the Convention on the Elimination of all Forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW) is impeding their rights.  


Knowledge sharing is essential for continuous development

The objective of the workshop to present the achievements of K4DM project so far since its inception for review and to share the proposed activities to be implemented in the next extended period  


Including persons with disability in disaster management and climate change adaptation

Persons with disability are as much a part of society as the rest of us, and when it comes to disaster risk reduction and climate change adaptation, they cannot and should not be left behind.  

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