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2,687 Khagrachhari families to get new hopes in life

The Ministry of Chittagong Hill Tracts Affairs, with support from United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), has brought 2,687 families under a five-step sustainable livelihood change and adaption…  


16 upazilas, 240 unions to benefit from efficient and accountable local governance

A year into the signing of the deal between Bangladesh government and UNDP to strengthen planning and budgeting systems at local levels, the Efficient and Accountable Local Governance (EALG) Project…  


UNDP and UNHCR install rain gauges in landslide-prone areas of the Rohingya refugee sites to provide real-time information during the monsoon season

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in partnership with UNHCR, the UN refugee agency, the Geological Survey of Bangladesh (GSB) and the Norwegian Geotechnical Institute (NGI) installed…  


Promoting Peaceful, Inclusive and Sustainable Responses to the Rohingya Crisis

Bangladeshi religious leaders and actors, government policymakers, academics, civil society and United Nations representatives discussed ways to promote dialogue and social cohesion in Cox’s Bazar…  


Peaceful and Inclusive Societies for Sustainable Development

The Role of Religious Leaders and Actors”, organized jointly by the United Nations Office on Genocide Prevention and the Responsibility to Protect and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)…  


Bringing Justice to the Poor

Peace, stability, human rights and effective governance based on the rule of law are important conduits for sustainable development. Bangladesh justice system is overburdened with a huge case backlog,…  


Climate Financing for Sustainable Development: Budget Report 2018-19

Bangladesh is known as one of the most climate vulnerable countries in the world because of its geographical location and the adverse effects of climate change present a range of development issues…  


Gender Responsive Climate Change Adaptation

Deluti, where women lead climate change adaptation  


Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation visits Human Rights Progamme in Cox’s Bazar and Teknaf

A team of Human Rights Programme (HRP) of UNDP and Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC), the donor of the programme visited Cox’s Bazar, Ramu and Teknaf on 01-03 May to oversee the…  


Swedish envoys visit women led climate change adaptation initiative at Deluti Union, Khulna

The team met a group of vulnerable women and learned about how the women are becoming the change makers and fighting climate change with support from UNDP and SIDA.  

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