• Friday, October 24, 2014

Round Table

Highlighting women's contribution to raise their status in society

Published Date: September 28, 2014
Highlighting women's contribution to raise their status in society

A roundtable titled "Highlighting women's contribution to raise their status in society" was organised jointly by MJF and The Daily Star on September 10,2014. The objective of the roundtable was to highlight the  unseen and unaccounted contribution of women to society. It is widely believed that the economic contribution of women remains undervalued...

Published Date: July 23, 2014
Formulation of the National CSR Policy for Children: Perspectives and Recommendations

Formulation of the National CSR Policy for Children: Perspectives and Recommendations

Save the Children and The Daily Star have recently organized a roundtable on “Formulation of the National CSR Policy for Children: Perspectives and Recommendations”. We publish a summary of the discussion     -Editor     Shahida Begum, Programme Director, EYE Programme, Save the Children In Bangladesh, current net enrolment in primary school is about 98%. But, access...

Published Date: June 18, 2014
Access to Information Central to the Post 2015 Development Agenda

Access to Information Central to the Post 2015 Development Agenda

The UN is currently concluding a process on developing Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). These will set out the priorities in the global development agenda for the next 15 years, starting in 2016 and are intended to replace the Millennium Development Goals which end in 2015. Countries agreed to develop the SDGs at the...

Published Date: May 20, 2014
Cross-border Mobility And Hiv Vulnerability: Emphasis Experience

Cross-border Mobility And Hiv Vulnerability: Emphasis Experience

CARE Bangladesh and The Daily Star have recently organised a roundtable on "Cross-Border Mobility and HIV Vulnerability: EMPHASIS Experience". We publish a summary of the discussion  -- Editor   Md. Abu Taher, Team Leader-, Enhancing Mobile Population's Access to HIV and AIDS Services, Information and Support (EMPHASIS Project, CARE-Bangladesh) Emphasis is an operations research project on...

Seminar On

Published Date: March 23, 2014
Syndication Financing In Bangladesh: Past, Present And Beyond…

Syndication Financing In Bangladesh: Past, Present And Beyond…

IDLC Finance Limited in partnership with The Daily Star has recently organized a seminar on “ Syndication financing in Bangladesh: Past, present and beyond”. We publish a summary of the discussion. Inauguration of the Seminar: H.M. Ziaul Hoque Khan, DMD, IDLC Finance Limited Risk sharing, innovative financial structuring and meeting large financing requirement in diversified...

Published Date: January 21, 2014
For Disability Inclusive Development And A Society For All: Break Barriers, Open Doors

For Disability Inclusive Development And A Society For All: Break Barriers, Open Doors

The Daily Star and Action on Disability and Development - ADD International jointly organized a roundtable discussion on “For disability inclusive development and a society for all: Break barriers, open doors" on December 14, 2013 in association with German Embassy and European Union. We publish a summary of the discussion  -- Editor   Barrister...

Published Date: December 28, 2013
Approval Of Draft Domestic Worker Protection And Welfare Policy 2010

Approval Of Draft Domestic Worker Protection And Welfare Policy 2010

Prothom Alo in association with Nari Maitree and Plan International Bangladesh organised a Roundtable on "Approval of Draft Domestic Worker Protection and Welfare Policy 2010" on December 14, 2013. We publish a summary of the discussion.   -Editor   Abdul Qaiuum, Associate Editor, Prothom Alo According to a study of Unicef and ILO, there are more than...