Fahmida Khatun | The Daily Star
  • Dr Fahmida Khatun

    Fahmida Khatun

    The writer is the Executive Director of the Centre for Policy Dialogue.

  • Moving forward from the Rana Plaza tragedy

    The readymade garments (RMG) sector of Bangladesh has undertaken significant compliance measures to ensure safety of factories...
  • Maintaining coherence between economic and social goals

    Social sector budget traditionally receives less attention amidst big allocation for the hardware part of the economy. Infrastrucutre,
  • Walking the talk

    Bangladesh's long dynamic relationship with India has many facets, ranging from economic to social to political.
  • For a more educated BANGLADESH

    A lot of time has been spent on improving primary education enrolment. Global goals emphasise on 'education for all' and focus on bringing more people under the umbrella of primary level education.
  • Budget for regions lagging behind

    In order to have any meaningful decentralised policy implementation, the budget-making process should involve the local administration, law makers, and all stakeholders.