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Scope of Climate Smart PPP in Bangladesh and Post COP26 Discussion

The main objective of this seminar is to bring climate change into the mainstream of the Public Private Partnership (PPP) projects aiming to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals 2030  

Public hearing is now institutionalized to ensure public accountability at UPs

UNDP's EALG project has been working closely with the local government to organize the public hearing sessions and introduced them at the UP level in 2019 to enhance transparency and accountability of…  

Natural resource management is a key to effective national adaptation plan

Adaptation is a global challenge but it has to be country-driven to address our problems. Therefore, we have to take it to the sub-national and local level to address local issues  

ইউএনডিপির শুভেচ্ছা দূত হলেন জয়া আহসান

বিভিন্ন উন্নয়নমূলক কাজে স্বেচ্ছাসেবক হিসেবে অংশগ্রহণের কারণে, জয়া আহসান ইতিমধ্যেই প্রশংসিত । ইউএনডিপির শুভেচ্ছা দূত হিসেবে, তিনি মূলত, টেকসই উন্নয়ন লক্ষ্যমাত্রা বা এসডিজি অর্জনে সবার সচেতনতা বাড়াতে…  

Jaya Ahsan becomes UNDP Goodwill Ambassador

The voluntary service and support of the acclaimed artist Jaya Ahsan as the Goodwill Ambassador will spotlight important issues like Sustainable Development Goals to mobilise support and raise…  

Three startups clinch awards at Youth Co:Lab for innovative solutions for environment

As the country graduates from Least Developed Country, we need to support more ventures which are coming up with innovative and low-carbon solutions for a greener Bangladesh  

‘Silent financier’: How Bangladesh’s poor pay the costs of climate damage

As climate change disasters and losses surge around the world, the world's poorest, who can least afford it, are paying the bulk of the costs  

Bangladesh to introduce tool to assess climate risks beforehand

It is expected to help check wastage of public money due to the adverse impact of climate change.  

Call for strong public, private partnership for digital peace

prevent violent extremism (PVE) in Bangladesh. PTIB has been organizing Peace Talk Café since last year to give the youth a voice  

“The State of the Ecosystem for Youth Entrepreneurship in Bangladesh” report to create enabling environment for young entrepreneurs

This first-of-its-kind study conducted and consolidated by Lightcastle Partners delves into the challenges and opportunities within the six central domains of the youth entrepreneurship ecosystem in…  

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