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Upcoming WTO MC11: Secure Bangladesh’s interests through adequate preparation and active engagement

There is a need for more informed understanding about Bangladesh’s key interests in the context of the upcoming WTO Ministerial Conference (WTO MC11). Bangladesh should undertake adequate preparation and be actively involved in terms of both agenda building and negotiations [...]

2017-08-30T16:50:14+00:00 August 30th, 2017|Capacity Building, Featured Post, Workshops|

Delivering change through monitoring and organised data

For organisational success, change is inevitable, which requires improved monitoring and evaluation system in management, as well as updated database in order to uplift the growth-based prospect. The readymade garments (RMG) is viewed as one of the growing industries in Bangladesh.

2017-10-04T09:42:41+00:00 August 18th, 2017|Capacity Building, Featured Post, Young Scholars Seminar Series (YSSS)|

Raise awareness and do not leave behind LDCs in achieving SDGs: YSSS session

Raising awareness on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) is essential to achieve the goals by 2030. Use of integrated communication policy will be required for awareness building by the implementing agencies and organisations. The Least Developed Countries (LDCs) are traditionally [...]

2017-08-20T18:57:51+00:00 July 25th, 2017|Capacity Building, Featured Post, Young Scholars Seminar Series (YSSS)|

Role of Media Vital for Attaining Global Goals

  Bangladesh is on the path of graduating from the category of Least Developed Countries (LDCs). The country is also pursuing implementation efforts to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Along with other actors, the media can play a critical [...]

2016-12-20T12:45:06+00:00 December 10th, 2016|Capacity Building, Featured Post, Monitoring of National Economy, Workshops|

SDG Implementation: CSOs Need to Enhance Capacity

In achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 2030, it is important that the government engages the civil society in its implementation process. The non-government and civil society organisations, therefore, need to enhance their capacities in understanding the SDG issues [...]

2016-11-22T18:21:36+00:00 November 19th, 2016|Capacity Building, Events, Featured Post, Workshops|

CPD Special Lecture on National Budget FY2016-17 for Students of ULAB

A special lecture session was organised to brief the teachers and students of the University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh (ULAB) about the macroeconomic context and various aspects of the national budget for FY2016-17. Status of the state of the Bangladesh [...]

SDGs require accountability mechanism, multi-stakeholder engagement and bridging data gap

Success of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) as part of the post-2015 development agenda will critically hinge on multi-stakeholder partnership, political will and data availability at the national-level. Lessons learnt from the delivery of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) reflect [...]

2015-08-10T10:30:12+00:00 August 4th, 2015|Capacity Building, Featured Post, Young Scholars Seminar Series (YSSS)|

RMG factory closure: Wage policy, compliance measure somewhat responsible besides other factors

Findings of a CPD field study showed inconsistency with the Bangladesh Garment Manufactures and Exporters Association’s (BGMEA) claim that 176 RMG factories were shut down due to recent reforms in the sector. Government’s minimum wage policy and other compliance-related issues [...]

2015-02-25T12:57:02+00:00 November 13th, 2014|Capacity Building, Featured Post, Young Scholars Seminar Series (YSSS)|