This is a policy brief sponsored by the Center for Governance Studies (CGS) on the role of Local Government Institutions (LGIs) during the Covid regime in Bangladesh [...]
The first working paper of the Citizen's Platform for SDGs, Bangladesh puts forward a framework to assess the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on vulnerable population groups in a developing country context. [...]
Does it feel like 2020 went on forever? Did lockdown drag, and can you even remember how you spent your time when you weren’t living under coronavirus restrictions? You are not alone. For many, 2020 [...]
কভিড নারীদের জন্য সামাজিক, অর্থনৈতিক ও রাজনৈতিক সমস্যা সৃষ্টি করেছে। কোনো সংকটে সাধারণ মানুষের তুলনায় নারীরা সবসময় বেশি ক্ষতিগ্রস্ত হন। নারীদের জন্য বেশি চ্যালেঞ্জিং হয়। অর্থনৈতিক দৃষ্টিকোণ থেকে দেখলে নারীরা দেশের শ্রমবাজারে ক্রমান্বয়ে বেশি হারে [...]
Women’s participation in Bangladesh’s labour force has increased over time, from 24% in 2000 to 36% in 2020, according to the Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics. Of the women in the labour force, the majority (60%) [...]
গত অর্থবছরে বাংলাদেশ ৭১২ কোটি ডলারের বৈদেশিক সহায়তা পেয়েছে। এর আগের অর্থবছরে যার পরিমাণ ছিল ৬২০ কোটি ডলার। বলা যায়, করোনাকালে বাংলাদেশ উন্নয়ন সহায়তা পাওয়ার ক্ষেত্রে সাফল্য দেখিয়েছে। [...]
The main objective of the study was to examine and find out the strength of the partnership across the RMG value chain established after the Rana Plaza tragedy regarding its efficiency in crisis management in [...]
The COVID-19 pandemic is an evolving urban crisis. This research paper assesses impacts of the lockdown on food security and associated coping mechanisms in two small cities in Bangladesh (Mongla and Noapara) during March to [...]
Since the onset of global COVID-19 pandemic in December, Bangladesh has been in a state of high alert. The first confirmed case of COVID-19 in Bangladesh was recorded on 8 March 2020. By 26 March, [...]
The World Health Organization has just approved a very sensitive, rapid, and relatively accurate antigen test produced by a South Korean manufacturer that could be used for mass screening and in schools, universities, and workplaces, [...]