Sustainable Development

Sustainable Development

UNGA address

PM Hasina demands ‘universal, affordable’ vaccine access to all

Sheikh Hasina expressed her grave concern over growing trend of “vaccine divides” pointing out World Bank reports suggesting high and upper middle-income countries received so far 84 per cent of ...

Prime minister Sheikh Hasina addresses the 76th United Nations General Assembly in New York on 24 September 2021

Tokyo puts a spotlight on sustainability at Olympic Games

The gold, silver and bronze medals were forged from recycled metal from old mobile phones and other small appliances donated by the general public and the 3D-printed victory ceremony podiums were ...

Tokyo puts a spotlight on sustainability at Olympic Games

Interview: Anu Muhammad

Govt dev policy goes against environment and public interests

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 ...

Govt dev policy goes against environment and public interests

Biden promises US to double climate aid for developing countries

President Joe Biden told an international climate summit Thursday that the United States will double aid to developing countries tackling the crisis.

Biden promises US to double climate aid for developing countries

Bangladesh golden jubilee

How far has the economy progressed and regressed in 50 yrs?

Bangladesh has shown remarkable economic development despite all odds. This coexistence of development and corruption has prompted people to call Bangladesh a “surprise”, a “mystery” or a “riddle”, ...

How far has the economy progressed and regressed in 50 yrs?

Prince of Wales’ initiative to provide clean water to 50m people worldwide

The Prince of Wales has launched the Resilient Water Accelerator to reach 50 million people in water-stressed areas with reliable and sustainable water sources by 2030 as part of his Sustainable ...

The Prince of Wales

Imagining a different South Asia with Bangabandhu

Bangabandhu’s life was a story of struggle. Faced with oppression and brutality, he stood unflinching

Imagining a different South Asia with Bangabandhu

PM urges world people to ensure sustainable development

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today made a fervent appeal to the world people to ensure sustainable development for their greater interest

PM Sheikh Hasina

Child marriage: Complacence can be dangerous

Besides implementing laws properly, social awareness is must to stop child marriage. Complacence in this regard will usher in danger

Child marriage: Complacence can be dangerous

Nations to adopt ecosystem accounting going beyond GDP

This is a major step forward that goes beyond the commonly used statistic of gross domestic product (GDP) that has dominated economic reporting since the end of World War II

Nations to adopt ecosystem accounting going beyond GDP
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