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Kicking off the Decade on Restoration with a Pledge to Conserve Nature

Science tells us these next 10 years are our final chance to avert a climate catastrophe, turn back the deadly tide of pollution and end species loss  

Sweden extended its support to UNDP’s Human Rights Programme in Bangladesh

The program, which is co-funded by Sweden and Switzerland, aims to build the capacity of key human rights actors to promote human rights, with a particular focus on the most vulnerable and…  

SDG 8 and COVID Fallout: AIESEC Seminar

youth are considered particularly vulnerable in the economic disruption of the pandemic. In many cases, young employees are the first victims of any downsizing as they are considered less experienced.…  

Battle for Green: UNDP and The Daily Star launch gamified platform marking World Environment Day

where people of all ages can take up some small challenges, earn some incentives while going through them, and pledge to the cause of protecting and safeguarding the environment.  

Every Drop Counts: Increasing Water Security in Coastal Areas of Bangladesh

LoGIC played a catalytic role for this community to build resilience against climate change by working with the community and the UPs to bring out sustainable solutions to climate induced salinity…  

Vulnerability of garment workers increased in Bangladesh due to COVID-19- Report says

The readymade garment industry employs millions of workers in Bangladesh and has contributed to the nation's development. The COVID19 pandemic has had a devastating impact on the sector as malls and…  

UNDP launches Accelerator Lab in Bangladesh to support SDGs

Bangladesh Chapter of the Accelerator Labs, a new addition to the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), funded by the German Cooperation and the Qatar Fund for Development (QFFD)  

UNDP and Joyeeta to organise online Eid Mela for women SME entrepreneurs

Our initiative aims to ease the pressure that the Covid-19 crisis has put on these very small and largely informal entrepreneurs, at a time when most feel naturally inclined to demonstrate more social…  

Digital Khichuri Challenge winners to ensure women’s participation in digital spaces

The solutions ranged from initiatives to prevent cyberbullying of women, teenagers and transwomen, to providing support after harassment has taken place, to creating an army of online activists to…  

Mass awareness is imperative for preventing online harassment of children

online harassment into the school curriculum, awareness-raising activities involving parents, developing parental control applications, trying online child harassment cases under cybercrime tribunal…  

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