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UNDP, CZM ink deal for financing SDGs

UNDP will work on exploring different financing tools with a focus on Zakat, best utilization of the Zakat fund that is aligned with the SDGs  


“South-South cooperation essential for Bangladesh to achieve SDGs by 2030”: ERD Secretary

The secretary of the Economic Relations Division of the finance ministry has stressed on opening up further to South-South cooperation as it will allow Bangladesh to take a more prominent global role…  


Resilient supply chain needed to cut economic losses from disasters

Bangladesh needs to put in place a supply chain that is resilient to natural calamities and the impacts of climate change in order to cut economic losses stemming from disasters  


Young entrepreneurs to build startup ecosystems for SDGs

Youth Co:Lab aims to establish a common agenda for countries in the Asia-Pacific region to empower and invest in youth  


Digital Khichuri Challenge 2019

A competition for Bangladeshi young changemakers for formulating solutions to make the digital space safer and more tolerant  


Women climate migrants change life through sorjen culture

Most of the livelihood intervention of the project like three layer vegetable, floating garden, dyke cropping, homestead garden, including other fisheries and livestock interventions help meet…  


Bangladesh moves up in UNDP Human Development Report

Planning Minister MA Mannan launched the report in Bangladesh at the Planning Commission  


Social security system yields minimum benefits

Social protection programmes plays a vital role as an urgent response to reducing inequality and it is possible through countering intergenerational transmission of poverty cycle. We cannot allow…  


UNDP In-Gov Conference: Remarks by the Ambassador of Japan to Bangladesh

Within this context, under the vision of Free and Open Indo-Pacific (FOIP), which contributes to regional connectivity and the improvement of investment climate in the region, Japan has been…  


Statement by UNDP Resident Representative on National Social Security Conference

National Social Security Conference 4 December 2019. Novo Theatre, Dhaka  

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