climate crisis

Living in a furnace: Is there any way to beat the heat?

Dhaka stares down a fiery future, one choked by relentless heat. But there is hope.

Tk 100cr allocation proposed for tackling climate crisis

Finance Minister Abul Hassan Mahmood Ali has proposed to set aside a special allocation of Tk 100 crore for climate change and environmental protection in the national budget for the fiscal year 2024-25

A disappearing forest

At a time when efforts to combat climate change repercussions have intensified through forest conservation and extensive tree plantations, thousands of trees, across different species, are succumbing to adverse effects of climate change in the reserve forest area of Kuakata sea beach in Patuakhali district.

Why planting as many trees as possible may not be the solution to the climate crisis

The heatwave currently searing Bangladesh has led to renewed focus on reforestation efforts. On social media, calls to take up tree-planting drives, and even take on the challenge of creating a world record for planting trees are being peddled

COP28: Progress for women, but Bangladesh deserves more

COP28 offered progress, albeit slow; but time is a luxury that nations like Bangladesh cannot afford.

Central banks should be fighting the climate crisis – here’s why

Central banks are public institutions, charged with maintaining economic stability through controlling the supply of money in an economy.

What causes poverty to rise with ‘prosperity’?

A great majority of the world population today is not in control of their fate.

Monitor groundwater to manage it better

Climate impact on groundwater and solutions

What Bangladesh can do before COP29

Bangladesh can bank on the decision of renewable and energy efficiency.

June 17, 2024
June 17, 2024

Living in a furnace: Is there any way to beat the heat?

Dhaka stares down a fiery future, one choked by relentless heat. But there is hope.

June 6, 2024
June 6, 2024

Tk 100cr allocation proposed for tackling climate crisis

Finance Minister Abul Hassan Mahmood Ali has proposed to set aside a special allocation of Tk 100 crore for climate change and environmental protection in the national budget for the fiscal year 2024-25

May 14, 2024
May 14, 2024

A disappearing forest

At a time when efforts to combat climate change repercussions have intensified through forest conservation and extensive tree plantations, thousands of trees, across different species, are succumbing to adverse effects of climate change in the reserve forest area of Kuakata sea beach in Patuakhali district.

April 23, 2024
April 23, 2024

Why planting as many trees as possible may not be the solution to the climate crisis

The heatwave currently searing Bangladesh has led to renewed focus on reforestation efforts. On social media, calls to take up tree-planting drives, and even take on the challenge of creating a world record for planting trees are being peddled

February 28, 2024
February 28, 2024

COP28: Progress for women, but Bangladesh deserves more

COP28 offered progress, albeit slow; but time is a luxury that nations like Bangladesh cannot afford.

January 11, 2024
January 11, 2024

Central banks should be fighting the climate crisis – here’s why

Central banks are public institutions, charged with maintaining economic stability through controlling the supply of money in an economy.

January 4, 2024
January 4, 2024

What causes poverty to rise with ‘prosperity’?

A great majority of the world population today is not in control of their fate.

January 3, 2024
January 3, 2024

Monitor groundwater to manage it better

Climate impact on groundwater and solutions

December 29, 2023
December 29, 2023

What Bangladesh can do before COP29

Bangladesh can bank on the decision of renewable and energy efficiency.

December 17, 2023
December 17, 2023

COP28’s hollow victory

It is difficult to not feel defeated by COP28’s end results.

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