Sunday May 21st, 2017
The Citizen’s Platform for SDGs, Bangladesh co-hosted a dialogue with The Hunger Project to tap the grassroots’ voices regarding SDGs delivery in the country. The citizen’s dialogue captioned Community intervention for SDG Delivery: Listening to the Grassroots Voices was held on Saturday 20 May 2017 at the CSS Ava Centre, Khulna. View more news on the event Published in The
Sunday April 2nd, 2017
The Centre for Policy Dialogue (CPD), RDRS Bangladesh and Citizen’s Platform for SDGs, Bangladeshthe jointly organised a pre-budget dialogue titled “Recommendations on Social Protection in the National Budget” on 1 April 2017 at the Begum Rokeya Auditorium of the RDRS Bangladesh, in Rangpur. Targeting the upcoming national budget for FY2017-18, the event was organised
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
Published in The Daily Star on Thursday, 23 March 2017 CHILD MARRIAGE RESTRAINT ACT NHRC chief calls for detailed guideline Staff Correspondent A comprehensive guideline for the Child Marriage Restraint Act-2017 is required as enactment of the act with a provision for “special circumstances” was upsetting, said National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) Chairman Kazi Reazul Haque
Wednesday March 22nd, 2017
The Citizen’s Platform for SDGs, Bangladesh organised a dialogue on The New Global Development Agenda: Peace and Security, Human Rights and Governance on 18 March 2017 at Hotel Saint Martin, Chittagong. The dialogue was organised in cooperation with Community Development Centre (CODEC) and Sachetan Nagarik Committee (SANAC), TIB, Chittagong. View more news on this event
Monday March 6th, 2017
Published in New Age on Sunday, 05 March 2017 Rights, security, governance key for global development goals: Dr Debapriya Peace, security, human rights and good governance will be the key priority areas in achieving the new global development agenda, says leading economist Dr Debapriya Bhattacharya. He said the government in the past has taken a number of
Tuesday November 22nd, 2016
জাতিসংঘে অনুমোদিত টেকসই উন্নয়ন অভীষ্টসমূহ (এসডিজি) আগামী ২০৩০ সালের মধ্যে অর্জনের ক্ষেত্রে উন্নয়ন সহযোগী বেসরকারি প্রতিষ্ঠান তথা সুশীল সমাজ গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ভূমিকা পালন করতে পারে।
Monday November 21st, 2016
The nongovernmental and civil society organisations need to enhance their capacities in understanding the SDG issues and identifying the implementation challenges, they said. They spoke at a workshop on “Appreciation course on 2030 agenda: framework issues and implementation challenges”, at Brac Conference Room in Dhaka on Saturday.
Saturday November 19th, 2016
Inclusive approaches needed to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 2030, said Dr Debapriya Bhattacharya, convenor of Citizen’s Platform for SDGs and distinguished fellow of Centre for Policy Dialogue (CPD), while addressing a workshop on Saturday.
Sunday June 19th, 2016
Without good governance, achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) would be difficult, said noted development and human rights leaders in the capital yesterday.