1w ago| Roundtables

Strengthening Zila Parishad for Achieving SDGs

The Zila Parishad (district council) is one of the key changemakers at the district level since it is responsible for coordinating the overall

3w ago| Roundtables

Fast-changing Poverty Dynamics Issues and Priorities

In today’s roundtable, we will discuss how poverty has been changing over time in Bangladesh. I want to highlight that urban poverty is becoming the dominant form of poverty in the country. We also...

4w ago| Roundtables

Celebrating International Day of Girl Child: Progress and Way Forward for Bangladesh

This year marks the 50th anniversary of Bangladesh. In the past 50 years, we have overcome numerous obstacles to get to where we are today. The women of Bangladesh have also experienced this...

Establish a common platform for CSR

Speakers at an online discussion recommended establishment of a platform where companies, NGOs and the government can collaborate to better utilise Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) funds,  and...

Encourage collaboration to ensure sustainable CSR projects

Speakers at an online discussion recommended that companies increase collaboration amongst themselves and with the public sector to ensure their Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) programmes are...

Partner with local media to raise awareness about CSR activities

Speakers at an online discussion recommended that Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) initiatives partner with local media agencies to increase awareness amongst the local community.

Girls Get Equal Freedom in Public Spaces: Safer Cities Campaign 2021

Dr. Ferdousi Begum, Lead of Sexual and Reproductive Health Rights (SRHR), Plan International Bangladesh

Translating 8th Five Year Plan into Fiscal Year Budget 2021-22: Youth Perspective

As we approach the announcement of the upcoming budget, the most important question that we should keep in mind is how the National Budget can accommodate the Eighth Five Year Plan on the issue of...

Green Construction - Future of the Industry

We are always surrounded by concrete because it is the most common building material. Even now, all of us are sitting on and are surrounded by concrete.

Bangladesh’s National Action Plan on Women, Peace and Security

We are celebrating the 50th year of our independence, and those who had been active at that time in the movement and war of liberation are aware of the necessity of peace, especially for women.

Water and Climate Change: Fostering Regional Cooperation and Sharing

Rivers are nature’s gift to us. The international rivers in our region have contributed to the expansion of civilisation since ancient times.

EduSummit 2021

Without inclusive and equitable quality education, Bangladesh cannot succeed in achieving gender equality and break the cycle of poverty.