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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…  


Housing solutions for the urban poor in Bangladesh

Low-income communities are struggling to find affordable urban housing in Bangladesh’s cities. Millions are heading to cities to tap into economic opportunities  


DU students win Business Case Competition 2019

A total of 50 teams from 22 universities participated in the competition  


$10m for vulnerable Bangladeshi small islands

The Adaptation Fund, for the first time, has approved the allocation for a project being jointly implemented by MoEFCC and UNDP  


Sustainable startups by the youth, for the people

Biotech Bangladesh and Avijatrik will be representing Bangladesh in this year's Youth Co:Lab Summit co-organised by Citi Foundation and United Nations Development Programme in Hanoi  


Call for quick and safe Rohingya repatriation maintaining peaceful coexistence

The plight of the Rohingya refugees can only be ended by ensuring their return to Myanmar in dignity and safety  


Civil servants get leadership training

Rapid changes in internal and external economic, social and political context and processes have created a need for realigning roles of civil servants  


Religious education to promote peaceful and inclusive societies

A two-day conference was held focusing on the role of education in creating inclusive societies that ensure gender equality and human rights for all  


100 secretariat journalists get insight into evolving bureaucracy

The workshop focused on the basic concept of Digital Bangladesh, a2i initiatives to that end, mobile journalism, social media, use of digital mediums, right to information act and ethics of…  

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