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CPD to celebrate silver jubilee this year

Published in The Daily Star on Sunday, 29 January 2018 Star Business Report The Centre for Policy Dialogue (CPD) will celebrate the silver jubilee of its operations in Bangladesh this year. The board of trustees of the private think-tank shared the info [...]

2018-01-29T18:49:48+00:00 January 29th, 2018|CPD events mention, CPD in the Media|

Press Reports on State of the Bangladesh Economy in FY2017-18 (First Reading)

Centre for Policy Dialogue (CPD) organised a media briefing on the release of the State of the Bangladesh Economy in FY2017-18 (First Reading) on 13 January 2018 in Dhaka.

2018-01-15T15:42:58+00:00 January 15th, 2018|CPD events mention, CPD in the Media, CPD study citation|

Press Reports on CPD Public Lecture 2018

Centre for Policy Dialogue (CPD) organised a Public Lecture on “Knowledge to Share, Planet to Care” on 6 January 2018 in Dhaka. Mr Pascal Lamy, former director general of World Trade Organisation (WTO) and Special Envoy of the French Government, delivered the lecture. 

2018-01-08T14:21:08+00:00 January 8th, 2018|CPD events mention, CPD in the Media|

Press reports on Citizen’s Conference on SDGs in Bangladesh 2017

A day-long conference titled “Citizen’s Conference on SDGs in Bangladesh 2017”, organised by the Citizen’s Platform for SDGs, Bangladesh, was held in Dhaka on 6 December, 2017. The Conference was organised in a move to strengthen the voice of the [...]

2017-12-12T11:15:20+00:00 December 8th, 2017|CPD events mention, CPD in the Media|

Press reports on the launching of LDC Report 2017

Centre for Policy Dialogue (CPD) organised a press briefing on 22 November 2017 in CIRDAP auditorium, Dhaka to launch report subtitled ‘Transformational Energy Access’, prepared by the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD), coinciding with the report’s global launch on the same day.

2017-11-26T13:51:55+00:00 November 23rd, 2017|CPD events mention, CPD in the Media|

Press reports on ‘Situation of the Dalit community in Bangladesh in the context of SDGs’

Citizen's Platform for SDG, Bangladesh organised the dialogue on 'Situation of the Dalit Community in Bangladesh in the context of SDGs' in the capital’s CIRDAP auditorium on 12 November 2017. Read more news Published in The Financial Express on Monday, [...]

2017-11-13T18:05:23+00:00 November 13th, 2017|CPD events mention, CPD in the Media|

Press reports on ‘Addressing Rohingya Crisis: Options for Bangladesh’

The Centre for Policy Dialogue (CPD) has organised a Dialogue on  Addressing Rohingya Crisis: Options for Bangladesh in Dhaka on 11 November 2017. 

2017-11-13T18:04:07+00:00 November 12th, 2017|CPD events mention, CPD in the Media|

Press reports on the dialogue on Flood 2017: Current Situation and Necessary Actions

Centre for Policy Dialogue (CPD) has organised a dialogue on “Flood 2017: Situation and Way Forward” on 19 October 2017 at the Centre on Integrated Rural Development for Asia and Pacific (CIRDAP).

2017-10-22T22:22:10+00:00 October 22nd, 2017|CPD events mention, CPD in the Media, CPD study citation|

Press reports on the launching of the ‘Global Competitiveness Report 2017-18’

The Centre for Policy Dialogue (CPD) organised a media briefing on “Release of the Global Competitiveness Report 2017-2018 and Bangladesh Business Environment Study 2017” at CIRDAP Auditorium, Dhaka on 27 September 2017.

2017-09-28T16:09:50+00:00 September 28th, 2017|CPD events mention, CPD in the Media, CPD study citation|

Press reports on CPD’s National Budget FY2017-18: Post-Approval Observations

CPD organised a media briefing titled National Budget FY2017-18: Post-Approval Observations on 10 July 2017 at BRAC Centre Inn Auditorium, Dhaka. The briefing was organised under CPD’s flagship programme Independent Review of Bangladesh’s Development (IRBD). Find more news on this [...]

2017-07-12T15:33:57+00:00 July 12th, 2017|CPD events mention, CPD in the Media|

Press reports on CPD’s Budget Dialogue 2017

As part of the CPD’s flagship programme Independent Review of Bangladesh’s Development (IRBD) the Budget Dialogue 2017 was organised at Lakeshore Hotel, Dhaka on 17 June 2017. A broad range of stakeholders shared their views and concerns on the upcoming [...]

2017-06-20T18:20:35+00:00 June 20th, 2017|CPD events mention, CPD in the Media|

Press reports on Analysis of the National Budget FY2017-18

Centre for Policy Dialogue has organised a media briefing on analysis of the proposed National Budget FY2017-18 on Friday, 2 June 2017 at the La Vita Hall, Lakeshore Hotel. Find more news on this briefing  Published in The Financial Express on [...]

2017-06-04T13:33:52+00:00 June 4th, 2017|CPD events mention, CPD in the Media, CPD study citation|

The high cost of cheap clothes

Four years after the collapse of the Rana Plaza garment factory killed more than 1,000 people in Bangladesh, a Dhaka-based think tank continues to push for wholesale changes to one of the country's most important industries

Macroeconomic indicators with disquieting trends

Published in The Financial Express on Thursday, 20 April 2017 The Government of Bangladesh has been increasingly reliant on the sales of National Savings Directorate (NSD) certificates for budget deficit financing. Net sales of NSD certificates stood at Tk. 28,894.15 crore (Tk [...]

2017-04-20T11:08:58+00:00 April 20th, 2017|CPD events mention, CPD in the Media, CPD study citation|

Macroeconomic correlates in positive trend

The report presents Centre for Policy Dialogue's (CPD's) perspectives in the context of the upcoming FY2018 budget by taking the current dynamics of macroeconomic performance as the reference points.

2017-04-19T12:19:28+00:00 April 19th, 2017|CPD events mention, CPD in the Media, CPD study citation|