SDGs Update

  • আমিই পারি শিশুর প্রতি শারীরিক সহিংসতা বন্ধ করতে

    “It takes me to end physical violence against children” launched in Bangladesh

    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.

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  • বাংলাদেশ-মহিলা-পরিষদ-০২

    অসাম্প্রদায়িক, গণতান্ত্রিক, মানবিক, নারী-পুরুষের সমতাপূর্ণ সমাজ গঠনের লক্ষে শিক্ষানীতি ও পাঠ্যসূচি চাই

    ৮ মার্চ আন্তর্জাতিক নারী দিবস। এই উপলক্ষে বাংলাদেশ মহিলা পরিষদের উদ্যোগে গত ৬ মার্চ ২০১৭ বিকাল ৩:০০ মিনিটে বাংলাদেশ মহিলা পরিষদের সুফিয়া কামাল ভবনের আনোয়ারা বেগম মুনিরা খান মিলনায়তনে ‘‘অসাম্প্রদায়িক, গণতান্ত্রিক, মানবিক, নারী-পুরুষের সমতাপূর্ণ সমাজ গঠনের লক্ষে শিক্ষানীতি ও পাঠ্যসূচি চাই-শীর্ষক মতবিনিময় সভা’ অনুষ্ঠিত হয়।

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    The Power of Apprenticeships

    In Bangladesh around 80 percent of the workforce is involved in the informal sector.  95 percent out of them are young people between 18-24 years, the most productive cohort of the population. To take advantage of the demographic dividend government has developed a draft National Apprenticeship Strategy. Resonating with government priorities BRAC has also been

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    Dr Debapriya Bhattacharya for #HeForSheBD

    The Convenor of the Citizen’s Platform for SDGs, Bangladesh Dr Debapriya Bhattachariya is a #HeForShe champion. Here he speaks about his work regarding gender issues, particularly in terms of inspiring the young community through his lectures and analysis of research outputs. He hopes that his work has made young people more sensitive about gender equality,

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    Financing is the major challenge to achieve SDGs: Asif Ibrahim

    The most challenging part of implementing the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) is financing. Availing the required recourses for the implementation process will be difficult without an effective public-private partnership. Mr Asif Ibrahim, Member of the Core Group of the Citizen’s Platform for SDGs, Bangladesh and Vice Chairman of the Newage Group, shared these observations while

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    ব্রতী’র উদ্যোগে টেকসই উন্নয়ন অভীষ্ট বিষয়ক অবহিতকরণ সভা অনুষ্ঠিত

    ব্রতী সমাজ কল্যাণ সংস্থার উদ্যোগে গত ১৯ ফেব্রুয়ারি ২০১৭ রবিবার দুপুর ৩.০০ টায় সংস্থার প্রধান কার্যালয়ের কর্মীদের অংশগ্রহণে টেকসই উন্নয়ন অভীষ্ট (এসডিজি) বিষয়ক অবহিতকরণ সভা অনুষ্ঠিত হয়। ব্রতী কার্যালয়ের সভাকক্ষে অনুষ্ঠিত সভায় সভাপতিত্ব করেন সংস্থার প্রধান নির্বাহী কর্মকর্তা শারমীন মুরশিদ।

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    Core Group Member Mr Asif Ibrahim to present private sector strategies for SDGs

    Mr Asif Ibrahim, Member of the Core Group of the Citizen’s Platform for SDGs, Bangladesh is going to present key note at the seminar titled Strategies for Business Benefits from SDG for the Private Sector on 1st March 2017. The seminar will be organised by the Dhaka Chamber of Commerce and Industry (DCCI) at its

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    Southern Voice catalyses debate on role of think tanks in addressing data gaps

    Southern Voice on Post-MDG International Development Goals (Southern Voice) organised a session at the first-ever UN World Data Forum to explore the significant potentials and possibilities of the think tanks to contribute to addressing the formidable challenges in view of the data revolution in the context of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The session’s point of

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    Power of the SDGs lies with the Youth – Debapriya Bhattacharya

    Recently, Dr Debapriya Bhattacharya, Distinguished Fellow, Centre for Policy Dialogue (CPD) urged senior students and young professionals from across the country not only to improve their understanding of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), but also to take an active role in their implementation on the ground. He urged them to be critical thinkers, change-makers, innovators,

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    JAAGO Foundation brings the UNESCO King Hamad Prize for the first time in Bangladesh

      Korvi Rakshand, Founder of JAAGO Foundation received on the February 21st, 2017 “The 2016 UNESCO King Hamad Bin Isa Al-Khalifa Prize” in recognition of their “Online School” project for innovative use of Information, Communication and Technologies (ICT) in the field of Education. The award is the recognition of JAAGO Foundation’s work in eradicating poverty

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