Save Sundarbans

February 14, 2018
February 14, 2018

Sundarbans Day being observed

Marking the Sundarbans Day, green activists under the banner of The National Committee to Protect the Sundarbans today urged the government to abort projects that harm the largest mangrove forest in the world.

July 10, 2017
July 10, 2017

‘Govt importing rejected power schemes’

Bangladesh is importing rejected ideas of power generation, says Prof Anu Muhammad, the man who is spearheading Save Sundarbans movement.

April 21, 2017
April 21, 2017

Environmentalists slam Rampal power plant near Sundarbans

More than 70 environmental groups warn the construction of power plants near the Sundarbans in Bangladesh.

March 22, 2017
March 22, 2017

‘Use solar cells or relocate Rampal plant’

The National Committee to Save Sundarbans urges the government to relocate the Rampal power plant project to Barguna’s Arpangachia area from the proposed site near the largest mangrove forests in Bangladesh.

May 4, 2016
May 4, 2016

Rampal Power plant: There’ll be no environmental hazard, says minister

The Sundarbans will not face any environmental hazard due to the establishment of coal-based Rampal Power Plant, State Minister for Power, Energy and Mineral Resources Nasrul Hamid tells the parliament.

March 10, 2016
March 10, 2016

Social media goes green for Sundarbans

As the country gears up for a four-day-long long march from Dhaka to Khulna in protest of the Rampal power plant, netizens are advocating on social media by changing their profile picture to show their support for the cause.