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    Biden introduces environment team key members

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 10:10am on December 20, 2020

    President-elect Joe Biden on Saturday introduced key members of his environmental team and said his administration would make the fight against global warming a pillar...

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    Indonesia’s female forest guardians fight for environment

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 11:55am on December 16, 2020

    Sumini gets up at dawn to do her household chores— then leads a team of women into the jungles of Indonesia’s Sumatra island, on a...

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    Kewkaradong Bangladesh to host 10th Int’l Coastal Cleanup

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:41pm on December 07, 2020

    Ocean Conservancy’s country coordinator Kewkradong Bangladesh in partnership with Coca-Cola Bangladesh is going to host International Coastal Cleanup for the 10th consecutive time in Bangladesh....

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    Denmark offers Bangladesh assistance to go green

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 07:18pm on November 26, 2020

    Denmark has offered technical assistance to Bangladesh to develop environmentally sustainable projects and make some existing ones environment friendly. Visiting the environment minister Md Shahab...

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    China's new coal plants risk 2060 climate target

    Agence France-Presse. Beijing | Updated at 03:49pm on November 20, 2020

    China must stop building new coal power plants and ramp up its wind and solar capacity if it wants to become carbon neutral by 2060,...

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    Migratory species live fast, die young

    Agence France-Presse   .  Paris | Updated at 09:30pm on November 18, 2020

    Migratory birds and mammals that expend lots of energy travelling long distances to chase food or find a choice nesting spot tend to live fast...

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    UK to ban petrol, diesel cars from 2030

    Agence France-Presse. London | Updated at 08:08pm on November 18, 2020

    Britain will ban petrol and diesel vehicle sales from 2030 as part of a 10-point plan for a ‘green industrial revolution’ to be unveiled Wednesday...

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    Increase use of public transport to reduce air pollution: Minister

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 08:38pm on November 10, 2020

    Environment, forests and climate change minister Md Shahab Uddin on Tuesday said that increased use of public transports instead of private vehicles can reduce air...

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    Engagement for environment

    Farooque Chowdhury | Updated at 12:00am on October 15, 2020

    ALL conscious citizens know the state of the Bangladesh environment. Bangladesh’s courts of law regularly rule in favour of the environment. Bangladesh media cover the...

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    Misrecognition of women’s roles

    Rumana Hashem | Updated at 12:00am on October 15, 2020

    THE year 2020 has been phenomenal not only for loss of life from COVID-19, economic collapse of capitalist ventures, extreme levels of workers exploitation and...