Shah Rafayat Chowdhury | The Daily Star
  • Shah Rafayat Chowdhury

    The writer is an Environmental Economics and Policy major at Pennsylvania State University and co-founder and President of Footsteps Foundation.

  • Access to safe drinking water: A cultural perspective

    Water is a resource that is not only necessary for our survival but also fundamental to the functionality of our society.
  • Being Heard on a Global Platform

    The European Development Days is Europe's leading forum on development since 2006, and was held this year in Brussels, Belgium on June 5 and 6. Organised by the European Commission, the EDD brings the development community together to share ideas and
  • Becoming a Changemaker: Global Youth Summit 2017

    Memories are still afresh as I write this article. A couple of weeks ago, I was able to experience an incredible opportunity with 59 other likeminded people. These 59 people weren't just any ordinary beings; they were global changemakers.
  • The last of the Tigers

    The mighty beast's hypnotic eyes may strike fear into the hearts of its prey, while its majestic thick orange- black striped fur serves as a reminder...