Chinese Ambassador to Bangladesh Li Jiming visited the under-construction thermal plant Thursday in coastal upazila Banshkhali
The US will support Bangladesh in improving and widening its coastal embankments as part of a climate change adaptation effort
According to a recent study of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), these disasters cause more damages to women like Sufia Begum than men
The government has approved the ‘Dolphin Conservation Action Plan’ to protect the habitat of dolphins, said environment, forests and climate change minister Md Shahab Uddin
The carcasses of dolphins and whales have been washing up on the shore. Fishermen are netting sailfish and string rays. Experts see that as a significant change in the marine environment
According to the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations, forests in Bangladesh decline at a rate of 2.6 per cent, double than that of the average rate globally. According to ...
With cyclones and other manifestations of climate change becoming more common, damage control is essential. New coastal embankments must be built, rather than repairing the old ones.
People of 27 upazilas across nine coastal districts of Bangladesh were hit by a three to six feet storm surge caused by cyclone Yaas
A warning has been issued as more than five million people across 14 coastal districts are still trapped in the deluge. Hatia, another island of Chattogram, was also inundated
State minister for disaster management and relief Mohammad Enamur Rahman has said that all preparations have been completed to deal with the approaching cyclone Yaas
Human interference in nature has decreased due to lockdowns and various other reasons in the wake of coronavirus pandemic. As a result, in several parts of the world, biodiversity has gained a new ...
Anu Muhammad is a professor of the economics department at Jahangirnagar University and editor of Sarbojonkotha magazine. In a recent interview with Prothom Alo, he talked about the tree felling at ...
Although 24 hours have passed, the fire in the eastern part of the Sundarbans has not yet been completely extinguished
The United Nations proclaimed 21 March the International Day of Forests in 2012. The theme for this year is "Forest restoration: A path to recovery and well-being”.