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United States Agency for International Development (USAID)

Bangladesh needs commitment to democracy and rights: USAID

Bangladesh’s gains have not been easy, and it will require continued commitment to democracy and human rights amid the pandemic and refugee crisis, United States Agency for International Development ...

Bangladesh needs commitment to democracy and rights: USAID

Roundtable

Violence against Women: Reproductive health and family planning services

A roundtable on ‘Gender Based Violence in relation with Sexual & Reproductive Health Rights and Family Planning Services’ was held on 13 December 2021, organised by USAID Sukhi Jibon, Pathfinder ...

Violence against Women: Reproductive health and family planning services

Bangladesh civil society organisations’ strength declines for 5 straight years

The CSOSI measures civil society sectors’ strength and overall viability based on seven dimensions

Bangladesh's position in CSOSI

Roundtable

'Family planning should be a women's decision'

The government is committed to reduce gender violence. Coordinated government and non-government efforts are required.

'Family planning should be a women's decision'

Hopes for a women friendly society and end to violence against women

Fundamental rights of women as human beings are severely overlooked. They have been subjects of discrimination legally and by the state as well for time unknown. We cannot claim that the laws, ...

Violence against woman

Burdening women with reproductive health

Receiving information and services in regard to family planning and making relevant decisions are sexual and reproductive rights and fundamental human rights. But women in Bangladesh have been ...

Burdening women with reproductive health

Commerce ministry signs MoU to facilitate import, export of agricultural goods

The ministry of commerce and the United States Department of Agriculture funded Bangladesh Trade Facilitation Project on Thursday signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to improve the processes ...

Commerce ministry signs MoU to facilitate import, export of agricultural goods

USA donates 18 freezer trucks for vaccine delivery in Bangladesh

The United States has purchased 18 trucks to help Bangladesh establish a dedicated fleet of specialised cold-chain vehicles to deliver Covid-19 vaccines across the country

The United States has donated 18 trucks to help Bangladesh establish a dedicated fleet of specialised cold-chain vehicles to deliver Covid-19 vaccines across the country

'Attention must be paid to development of the fishing community'

Bangladesh tops the list of 11 countries in the world that catches the hilsa. Over 2.4 million people are directly and indirectly involved in this sector

'Attention must be paid to development of the fishing community'

Bangladesh opens first one-stop TB service centre

The first one-stop tuberculosis (TB) service centre in the country was launched on Tuesday.

Bangladesh opens first one-stop TB service centre
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