Democratic Governance


‘Virtual Courts’ get parliament nod to continue tackling justice disruption due to COVID

Total of 1,01,411 bail applications were received and 54,558 people received bail, setting a record in the history of Bangladesh and most importantly reducing the prison population in just a month.  

The forever-resilient Fajila Begum of SWAPNO Project

Promotes employment, and most importantly future employability, of extreme-poor rural women.  

Valuing diversity through arts and culture

The uncharted treasure trove of indigenous music instilled a new-found appreciation within the mass, further strengthening the ties the bind us together through music  

Union Parishads turning healthcare facilities around

At Badaghat (south) Union Parishad under Biswamvarpur upazila of Sunamganj, the union’s family welfare centre is the only place for locals to avail health services.  

Learn to be my own hero

Skills and livelihood trainings, I gained financial independence, learned to save and invest responsibly, knew my rights, regained my self-confidence  

a2i’s Public Service Innovation network made ‘partner of month’ in the South-South Galaxy

It serves as a one-stop-shop for all partners of the Global South to utilize as a platform for sharing solutions. In previous months UNFPA, World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) and United…  

How LoGIC is financing happiness.

LoGIC is on its path towards mobilizing more resources to cover all the vulnerable households to adapt to the adverse effects of climate change through financial empowerment.  

Groundwater levels fall drastically around Rohingya camps: study

the impacts of Rohingya influx on land and agricultural production, the study shows that between August 2017 and March 2018, over 100 hectares of crop land in Teknaf and Ukhiya were damaged by refugee…  

Ethnic girls embody apostles of human rights defenders

Different initiatives involving youth leaders to better protect and promote the rights ethnic minorities and marginalised groups in Bangladesh.  

Women leaders take the lead in preventing child marriage in Kalmakanda

Upon formation of the Women Development Forum earlier this year, we are getting success in preventing child marriage and violence against women  

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