- Friday April 7th, 2017
Who are being left out from the development outcomes in Bangladesh? Identifying these groups of population is critical as we conceptualise the marginalisation process in the country. The issue has acquired heightened importance as we try to address the concern that “no one will be left behind” in our economic, social and environmental plans and
- Monday April 3rd, 2017
Attainment of the globally adopted Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) will critically hinge on the effective decentralisation of the national budget allocations. Backward districts like Rangpur will require a district budget for bringing people into the development mainstream and improve their life and livelihoods, and the regional status of socio-economic indicators. This was emphasised in a
- Sunday March 19th, 2017
Importance of good governance is known to all, but we also need to aware ourselves on the roles that we can play as active citizens, says Mr A J M Nasiruddin, Honourable Mayor of Chittagong City Corporation at a Dialogue on “The New Global Development Agenda: Peace and Security, Human Rights and Governance,” organised by
- Sunday March 5th, 2017
In line with the UN Agenda for the Sustainable Development Goals 2030, a particular focus will have to be kept on Goal 16: Promote peaceful and inclusive societies for sustainable development, provide access to justice for all and build effective, accountable and inclusive institutions at all levels. In the past few years, Bangladesh government has
- Wednesday April 19th, 2017
Bangladesh NGOs Network for Radio and Communication (BNNRC) is the apex body of the community media sector to promote community media to the Government, Industry, Regulatory Bodies, Media and Development Partners in Bangladesh. BNNRC is in Special Consultative Status with the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) accredited with World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS)
- Thursday March 30th, 2017
Dr. Debapriya Bhattacharya, Convenor, Citizen’s Platform for SDGs, Bangladesh and Distinguished Fellow, Centre for Policy Dialogue (CPD) put emphasis on the youth because they are a source of energy and are, on average, 1 out of every 6 person in the world.
- Friday March 24th, 2017
The present Government of Bangladesh has been implementing different initiatives for the complete well-being of children and achievements have been quite remarkable. However, in spite of that, violence against children still continues in various forms and manner. According to UNICEF, there are still 82% children aged 1-14 who are victimised by different kinds of violence.
- Monday March 20th, 2017
গান্ধী আশ্রম ট্রাস্ট’র মানবাধিকার ও সুশাসন কর্মসূচীর আওতাধীন নোয়াখালী জেলায় বেগমগঞ্জ উপজেলার অর্ন্তগত আমানউল্যাহ্পুর ইউনিয়নে ১০জন প্রশিক্ষণপ্রাপ্ত দরিদ্র নারীকে ১৯ মার্চ ২০১৭ খ্রিঃ তারিখে ইউনিয়ন পরিষদ চেয়ারম্যান আরিফুর রহমান মাহমুদ ১০টি সেলাই মেশিন প্রদান করেন।