Employing the youth, key to achieving SDGs

2019-02-27T11:46:45+06:00February 27th, 2019|

At a discussion on SDG implementation, speakers said it will be difficult for Bangladesh to achieve the set goals without creating jobs for the unemployed youth, and we agree with this assessment. Growing unemployment among the young has become a major cause for concern in recent years, as according to the Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics' Labour Force Survey 2016-2017, youth unemployment was more than double the overall unemployment rate, recording a double-digit figure of 10.6 percent.

Youth to play the leading role in SDG implementation

2023-12-19T18:29:24+06:00October 17th, 2018|

In the 15 years’ time frame of implementing  Sustainable Development Goals (SDG), the youth of today will still remain fledgling but with better skills, insight, and aspiration.  The youths are the major beneficiaries and key stakeholders of the Agenda 2030.

Press reports on citizen’s dialogue captioned Community intervention for SDG Delivery: Listening to the Grassroots Voices

2018-09-04T12:29:48+06:00May 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 [...]

Citizen’s Platform to prepare an independent review of SDG implementation in Bangladesh

2023-09-25T14:56:50+06:00January 15th, 2017|

As the government of Bangladesh prepares itself to undertake a Voluntary National Review (VNR) of the implementation of the SDGs for the United Nations, the Citizen’s Platform for SDGs, Bangladesh [...]

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