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  • Smart City Week begins in Dhaka Nov 29, 2017

    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, infrastructure and public policy for co-creating smart cities in Bangladesh.

  • Smart City Week begins on 29 November till 05 December Nov 28, 2017

    This can impact how well Bangladesh achieves the 2030 Sustainable Development Agenda and its aspirations for becoming an upper middle-income country by 2041.

  • Bicycle rally held to make the city smart Nov 26, 2017

    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 from Manik Mia Avenue that ended in front of the Central Shaheed Minar, prior to the weeklong “Smart City” campaign to be kicked off on 29 November 2017.

  • Smart City Week 2017” for co-creating smart cities in Bangladesh Nov 13, 2017

    To build the home-grown vision of people-centric smart cities for all with a theme of 'Smart City Smart People' – a ‘Smart City Week 2017', from 22-28 November has been organized by UNDP Bangladesh, Access to Information (a2i) Programme at the Prime Minister's Office and urban sector stakeholders.

  • Harnessing Youth Leadership in Rangamati Nov 8, 2017

    UNDP-Bangladesh has always been focusing on building equity and empowering youth by developing new ways of giving them a voice on pressing issues.

  • ERD launches ERDPEDIA Nov 6, 2017

    Economic Relations Division (ERD) has launched an information repository ERDPEDIA to facilitate access to information on relevant documents including the agreement and MoU signed by ERD and development partners

  • Campaign on Sustainable Consumption, to Respond to Urban Challenges and achieve SDGs Nov 5, 2017

    To promote the Goal 12 of Sustainable Development Goals, which relates to sustainable consumption and production patterns, and also to raise awareness on food, water and electricity consumption and waste among Dhaka dwellers

  • Government Representatives from Across Asia Pacific Gather in Dhaka for Climate Finance Training and Discussion on New Financing Opportunities Nov 3, 2017

    This week government representatives from Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Indonesia, Nepal, Pakistan, Thailand, and Tonga gathered in Dhaka for a Regional Course on Climate Finance.

  • Youths vow to uphold the cultural diversity in Bangladesh Oct 31, 2017

    Youths vowed to work together to promote the cultural diversity in Bangladesh and uphold the values of peace and tolerance, while attending the closing and award giving ceremony of a three-day event titled “Digital Khichuri Challenge 2017”

  • New Business Opportunities through Development Oct 29, 2017

    More than 150 business leaders, government officials, and UN representatives today pledged to increase their investment in the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) while maximizing corporate and national growth.

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