poverty in Bangladesh

January 29, 2023
January 29, 2023

Bede girls being robbed of their childhood

Authorities must protect them from early marriage, early pregnancy

January 19, 2023
January 19, 2023

CP patients deserve better care

Children with disabilities, especially those from poorer backgrounds, are suffering greatly

December 5, 2022
December 5, 2022

Food crisis again in the spotlight

FAO warning sums up a troubling time marked by a rise in food insecurity, poverty

December 1, 2022
December 1, 2022

Same rules should apply to all debtors

Why is it that small debtors suffer while big defaulters walk free?

November 28, 2022
November 28, 2022

Victims of human trafficking deserve justice

Why is the conviction rate in human trafficking cases so low in Bangladesh?

November 28, 2022
November 28, 2022

We need socially responsible corporates

CSR Awards recognise firms, individuals for improving lives

November 21, 2022
November 21, 2022

Our fiscal space is narrowing fast

Both global and local macro-challenges can have serious implications for the people of Bangladesh

October 17, 2022
October 17, 2022

No breathing space for the poor

Government must step up efforts to bring down food prices

September 29, 2022
September 29, 2022

‘Louha tribhuj’ and the political economy of development

A political economy lens is needed to understand the current situation of Bangladesh.

September 17, 2022
September 17, 2022

We need to recognise the diversity of the urban poor

When we think of urban poor, we typically think of people living in slums.It’s not quite as simple.