PRESS STATEMENT - UN Condemns Killing of Online BloggerAug 7, 2015The United Nations in Bangladesh condemned the killing today in Dhaka of blogger Niloy Chakraborty Neel.
UNDP supported multi-country Environment Awareness Campaign Finishes its Bangladesh LegAug 1, 2015 UNDP Bangladesh held a press conference today (Thursday, 30 July) at the Pan Pacific Sonargaon Hotel) to mark the end of the Bangladesh leg of a multi-country public awareness campaign on climate change called “Pole to Paris”.
PIB - a2i Media Award for 2015 Presented Jul 8, 2015On 8th July Press Institute of Bangladesh (PIB) and Access to Information (a2i) project jointly presented Digital Bangladesh reporting and feature writing award for the year 2015 at the PIB-a2i Media Awards. The awards were given in collaboration with Press Institute of Bangladesh and Access to Information (a2i) Programme. A total number of 6 reporters were awarded in 5 categories this year.
E-service Subscription by Using Open Web ToolJul 5, 2015 In order to make e-services from various government and non-government organizations accessible to people, Access to Information (a2i) program and the Mozilla Foundation has taken an initiative to collaborate and work together. Through their free Web Tools, Mozilla Foundation aims to bring e-services to people’s doorsteps.
Joint Collaboration for Facilitating Better e-ServiceMay 8, 2015The Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between the Access to Information (a2i) programme of the Prime Minister's Office and Telenor Digital was signed 7th May, 2015 on Digital Investment Summit to use the Norway-based company's digital and mobile technology in driving social, economic and human development in Bangladesh.
Pre-Election Statement by the Resident Coordinator, United NationsApr 26, 2015Pre-Election Statement by the Resident Coordinator, United Nations.
a2i and JUST to Build Technology Platform for the JudiciaryApr 20, 2015Two UNDP projects - Access to Information (a2i) and Judicial Strengthening Project (JUST) - partnered together aiming to establish a technology platform to ensure service delivery at doorsteps of the citizens through signing the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on 19th April 2015 at the Prime Minister’s Office.
Raising Young Voices Apr 16, 2015
Success through Coordination: Harmonizing Laws in the Chittagong Hill TractsApr 9, 2015In addition to its mountainous terrain and extensive ethnic diversity, the Chittagong Hill Tracts (CHT) is unique to Bangladesh due to its complex layer of administrative arrangements.
National Workshop Envisages Harmonization of Governance Framework in Chittagong Hill Tracts Apr 8, 2015National Workshop Envisages Harmonization of Governance Framework in Chittagong Hill Tracts
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- On the occasion of the visiting UK Minister of State for UK Department for International Development, Rt Hon Desmond Swayne, UNDP Country Director, Ms. Pauline Tamesis visited Korail slum in Dhaka on Sunday, 23rd August, 2015, to meet with students of skill development and training courses and with women of the Community Development Committees. UNDP, in partnership with UKaid, is supporting the Korail community through the Urban Partnerships for Poverty Reduction programme. 24 August AT 04:47 AM
- Tomorrow, 12 August, is International Youth Day! To celebrate Youth Day, UNDP is supporting International Youth Day events tomorrow organised with Young Power in Social Action (YPSA) in Chittagong which includes a youth fair, where young people can learn more about entrepreneurship, a youth debate on employment, inspirational speeches by Begum Mostari Shafi & Poet Biswajit Chowdhury, a dialogue between youth and Chittagong City Corporation Mayor, A J M Nasir Uddin, moderated by Robaet Ferdous, and lastly a performance by Joler Gaan. Chief Guest: Mohammad Abdullah, Divisional Commissioner of Chittagong Special Guest: Pauline Tamesis Special personalities include: Begum Mostari Shafi & Poet Biswajit Chowdhury 11 August AT 12:26 PM
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