Climate change

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    Skills development, employment of the youth

    Rayhan Ahmed Topader | Updated at 12:00am on April 19, 2021

    GLOBAL mega trends such as the rising role of technology, climate change, demographic shifts, urbanisation, and the globalisation of value chains are changing the nature...

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    Global trade rules can help fight climate change: US trade chief

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 11:36pm on April 16, 2021

    International commerce creates incentives for countries to erode environmental protections to attract investment, and global trade rules are needed to counter that ‘race to the...

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    Gender perspective in climate change

    Muniva Islam and SM Saify Iqbal | Updated at 12:00am on April 10, 2021

    THE widespread impact of global climate change has shaken the current era and it is now a hot topic of discussion. Climate change is continuous,...

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    PM seeks D-8 leaders’ role for sustainable solution of Rohingya crisis

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:05am on April 09, 2021

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday urged the D-8 leaders to come forward for a sustainable solution to the Rohingya crisis and address the challenges...

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    Saudi Arabia unveils campaign to tackle climate change

    Agence France-Presse . Riyadh | Updated at 10:22am on March 28, 2021

    Top crude exporter Saudi Arabia on Saturday unveiled a sweeping campaign to tackle climate change and reduce carbon emissions, including a plan to plant billions...

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    Forestlands to be reclaimed at any cost: minister

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:17am on March 22, 2021

    Environment, forest and climate change minister Md Shahab Uddin on Sunday said that all the illegally occupied forestlands of the country would be reclaimed at...

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    Eviction against forestland grabbers to intensify: environment minister

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on March 12, 2021

    Environment, forest and climate change minister Md Shahab Uddin on Thursday said that the government would intensify its drives against forestland grabbers to protect forests...

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    Biden, climate change and China

    Michael Klare | Updated at 12:00am on February 28, 2021

    SLOWING the pace of climate change and getting ‘tough’ on China, especially over its human rights abuses and unfair trade practices, are among the top...

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    Latest climate pledges very far from Paris goals: UN

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 12:20am on February 27, 2021

    Renewed promises to slash greenhouse gas emissions from countries as part of the Paris climate deal are ‘very far’ from what is required to avert...

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    Bangladesh seeks technology support from UK to tackle climate change

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 08:10pm on February 25, 2021

    Environment minister Md Shahab Uddin on Thursday sought the cooperation of the United Kingdom for transfer of technology, expertise and other related assistance for a...