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IOM chief: Rohingya crisis is the world's...

IOM chief: Rohingya crisis is the world's...

Bangladesh

Mon, Oct 16 2017

The IOM official landed in Cox's Bazar around 11am on Monday

'Bangladesh needs youth engagement for...

'Bangladesh needs youth engagement for...

Bangladesh

Thu, Oct 12 2017

Of the 1.8 billion adolescents in the world, Bangladesh is home to 29.5 million. Some 88% of the adolescents...

Unplanned population growth is a major...

Unplanned population growth is a major...

Bangladesh

Tue, Oct 3 2017

The warnings were made at a partnership workshop on ‘Acceleration Action to attain the Bangladesh FP...

100 babies born in no man’s land

100 babies born in no man’s land

South Asia

Sun, Sep 10 2017

Most of the new mothers and babies were in critical condition

A blatant act of defiance

A blatant act of defiance

Opinion

Tue, Sep 5 2017

By denying the Rohingya outside aid, Myanmar makes it clear it would like to see the group isolated,...

Do you really need a C-section?

Do you really need a C-section?

Health

Mon, Aug 21 2017

The number of unnecessary C-section surgery is rising in Bangladesh because of exploitative hospitals...

National multimedia campaign launched...

National multimedia campaign launched...

Law & Rights

Mon, Jul 31 2017

In addition to print and broadcasting, digital media like Facebook, YouTube, Instagram, and mobile messaging...

MSF holds symposium on sexual and gender-based...

MSF holds symposium on sexual and gender-based...

Bangladesh

Thu, Jul 27 2017

The need for medical and psychological care has to be met to help the victims with their trauma

UNFPA executive director passes...

UNFPA executive director passes...

People

Tue, Jun 6 2017

He became UNFPA’s fourth executive director on January 1, 2011.

UNFPA responds to US funding cut

UNFPA responds to US funding cut

North America

Tue, Apr 4 2017

The United Nations Population Fund regrets the decision by the US to deny any future funding for its...

Police launch SOP to ensure stronger...

Police launch SOP to ensure stronger...

Bangladesh

Wed, Dec 7 2016

Police have launched a Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) for the police personnel, who are dealing...

UNFPA, ILO to combat gender-based violence...

UNFPA, ILO to combat gender-based violence...

Bangladesh

Wed, Nov 30 2016

The International Labour Organization (ILO) and the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) have committed...

5,200 women die annually due to pregnancy,...

5,200 women die annually due to pregnancy,...

Bangladesh

Fri, Oct 28 2016

"83,100 babies are stillborn and there are 76,000 neonatal deaths every year. Skilled birth attendance...

DFID to help Bangladesh produce skilled...

DFID to help Bangladesh produce skilled...

Bangladesh

Sun, Oct 23 2016

The DFID will work with the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare through the UNFPA to provide quality...

Bangladesh employment structure sees...

Bangladesh employment structure sees...

Business

Thu, Oct 20 2016

The employment structure in Bangladesh has changed considerably over the recent decades as industry sector...

Study: Urbanisation increased only 19%...

Study: Urbanisation increased only 19%...

Bangladesh

Wed, Oct 19 2016

Urbanisation in Bangladesh has seen a steady increase over time as population in urban areas rose by...

UNFPA gives health kits for expectant...

UNFPA gives health kits for expectant...

Uncategorized

Wed, Aug 24 2016

The representative of United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) in Bangladesh handed over emergency kits...