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Call for youth engagement in local governance for sustainable development

training workshop called for greater youth participation in Bangladesh’s local governance for attainment of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).  


Zero tolerance for sexual harassment and abuse of authority in workplace

United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Bangladesh launched a year-long campaign against sexual harassment and abuse of authority for its staff members  



Santal indigenous community celebrates ‘Baha Porob’

The Santal indigenous community in Gobindaganj subdistrict of Gaibandha district welcomed spring in a festive manner through “Baha Porob,” traditional spring celebration  


Bangladesh's fishermen struggle as cyclone threat grows

Kept at home by an increase in storm warnings, fishermen are struggling to feed their families  


SDGs delivering a message of hope

With UNDP's support, EALG project installed 256 billboards on Sustainable Development Goals in eight districts.  


CONE 2019: NRBs to build the Bangladesh of Vision 2041

CONE 2019 provides a unique opportunity for Bangladesh’s future  


Sea level rise hits Bangladesh islanders hard

The affected people are confronting such perilous situations without any adequate institutional and structural supports  


Protection, respect and remedy essential for govt and corporates to tackle SDGs

Government and business entities should work together to protect human rights and achieve the Sustainable Development Goals by 2030  


‘Big Data’ can cut down healthcare costs, increase quality of services

The application of big data analytics has positive and also lifesaving outcomes  

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