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
Workshop on Formation and orientation of a Local Volunteer Mediators Forum/Network
Oct 26, 2017
Mahalchari Upazila Parishad and district administration of Khagrachari, Strengthening Inclusive Development in CHT (SID-CHT) project of UNDP Bangladesh, organized a daylong workshop on 26 October at Mahalchari Upazila Parishad auditorium, in order to build a local volunteer mediators forum or network.
Innovation Hub – to foster private sector partnership projects
Oct 23, 2017
UNDP Bangladesh is building collaborative partnerships with private sector organizations, which are housed within the Innovation Hub - a hub which unifies UNDP projects with private sector partners. The Innovation Hub has been established jointly by two UN agencies, UN Volunteers (UNV) and United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Bangladesh, to provide a working space for partners to use from the very inception of development projects.
News Update on Recent Disasters in CHT, June 2017
Jun 30, 2017
The CHT has been severely hit by four consecutive disasters in the span of two weeks in June
Bangladesh government officially launches Rio Project
Jan 11, 2017
Government of Bangladesh (GoB) and United Nations Development Program (UNDP) Bangladesh officially launched the National Capacity Development for Implementing Rio Conventions Through Environmental Governance—Rio Project for short.
Designing of SDGs Monitoring Framework for Bangladesh gets Momentum
Jan 5, 2017
General Economics Division (GED) with the technical and financial assistance of Support to Sustainable and Inclusive Planning (SSIP) Project organized a two-day long Inter-ministerial Consultation Workshop on ‘Designing a SDGs Monitoring Framework’ during 4-5 December 2016 at BRAC - CDM, Rajendrapur.
Public-Private Partnership for Sustainable Conservation and Management of Halda River Ecosystem
Dec 26, 2016
The Halda is a unique river in Chittagong region of Bangladesh which acts as important mother fisheries and natural breeding grounds for pure Indian carp fish. Even though located in the saline coastal zone, this tidal river is the source of fresh drinkable water. This makes it a major source of drinking water supply for the Chittagong Water Supply and Sewerage Authority for 5 million city dwellers.
A turmeric and ginger revolution
Dec 17, 2016
Farmers in the Chittagong Hill Tracts are changing the agricultural game.
Ethnic minority youth leaders will act as change agent to protect Human Rights
Nov 16, 2016
The Ethnic youth of Bangladesh agreed in one voice that they require more advocacy forums to promote minority rights in Bangladesh. Youth participants in the Training Workshop advocated the need for better networking, frequent dialogues and discussion forums will help boost minority rights
PUBLIC DISCLOSURE: Environmental and Social Management Plan for the Proposed Green Climate Fund Project
Nov 12, 2016
This Environmental and Social Management Plan has been prepared in support of a project proposal on “Enhancing Women and Girls Adaptive Capacity to Climate Change in Bangladesh” by the Government of Bangladesh to the Green Climate Fund.