First “Bangladesh Resilience Dialogue” on Public Private Partnership to Protect Businesses from Climatic Disaster Risks opens in DhakaOct 7, 2015UNDP Bangladesh jointly with the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP), Business Initiative Leading Development (BUILD) and the Federation of Bangladesh Chambers of Commerce and Industries (FBCCI) organized the “First Bangladesh Resilience Dialogue of Private Sector”. The Dialogue is a follow-up of the third UN World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction that was held in Japan in March 2015.
UNDP Bangladesh Organizes Roundtable on Political Challenges and Sustainable DevelopmentOct 4, 2015On the 4 October 2015, as part of the events commemorating the international day of non-violence, UNDP convened a stakeholder forum to discuss the early findings of research commissioned on the impact of political violence. A wide range of national and international representatives attended the event, including the Honorable Prime Minister’s Advisor H.T. Imam, underscoring the importance placed on combatting the causes of political violence witnessed in Bangladesh and its impact on society and the economy.
World leaders adopt Sustainable Development GoalsSep 25, 2015At the United Nations Sustainable Development Summit on 25 September 2015, more than 150 world leaders adopted the new 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, including the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) will support governments around the world in tackling the new agenda and taking it forward over the next 15 years.
Sustainable Development Goals logos unveiled at UNDP organised Social Good Summit 2015Sep 20, 201517 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) also known as Global Goals logos were launched in Bangladesh on Sunday, 20 September, during the Social Good Summit 2015 organised by UNDP at the NEC Auditorium of the Planning Commission.
Bangladesh MDG Progress Report 2015 launched Sep 17, 2015The “Millennium Development Goals: Bangladesh Progress Report 2015” was unveiled at an event hosted by the General Economics Division (GED) of the Planning commission with the support of UNDP on 16 September at the Pan Pacific Sonargaon Hotel , Dhaka.
UNDP Launches Online Consultations for new Country ProgrammeSep 14, 2015United Nations Development Programme in Bangladesh has launched an online platform to invite contributions from Bangladeshi citizens in shaping the organization’s ensuing country program. The platform is www.myundpvision-bd.org . The campaign is #myUNDPVISION #Bangladesh
UNDP Resident Representative Visits Chittagong Hill TractsSep 13, 2015During a recent visit to the Chittagong Hill Tracts (CHT), the UN Resident Coordinator and UNDP Resident Representative in Bangladesh, Mr. Robert D. Watkins, thanked stakeholders for the good relations and support that has been extended for UNDP’s program in the region.
PRESS STATEMENT - UN Condemns Killing of Online BloggerAug 7, 2015The United Nations in Bangladesh condemned the killing today in Dhaka of blogger Niloy Chakraborty Neel.
UNDP supported multi-country Environment Awareness Campaign Finishes its Bangladesh LegAug 1, 2015 UNDP Bangladesh held a press conference today (Thursday, 30 July) at the Pan Pacific Sonargaon Hotel) to mark the end of the Bangladesh leg of a multi-country public awareness campaign on climate change called “Pole to Paris”.
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