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Women participation in civil administration...

Women participation in civil administration...

Bangladesh

Mon, Mar 8 2021

At present, 1,447 women – 26.56% of the total 5,447 – are working as Class-I administration...

WFP livelihoods program supports record...

WFP program supports record number of...

Bangladesh

Mon, Mar 8 2021

Fifteen thousand additional women have been enrolled in the program this month

Speakers: Unified immediate actions...

‘Unified actions crucial to prevent...

Event

Mon, Mar 8 2021

The speakers came up with the observation while addressing a café talk show celebrating International...

OP-ED: Doing the world a massive...

OP-ED: Doing the world a massive...

Rajib Bhowmick

Mon, Mar 8 2021

It is high time we made our workplaces more gender-inclusive

OP-ED: Empowering women empowers...

OP-ED: Empowering women empowers...

Shishir Reza , Motiur Rahman

Sun, Mar 7 2021

Increasing opportunities for women to live full and free lives is crucial to development

How women are working for a better future...

How women are working for a better future...

Bangladesh

Sun, Mar 7 2021

Despite increased responsibilities and obstacles, women overcome the crises brought on by the pandemic...

Youths become entrepreneurs to support...

Becoming entrepreneurs amid...

Bangladesh

Sun, Mar 7 2021

The pandemic has cut off the income sources of many families, which has led to youths starting their...

Speakers: Make example of those who...

Speakers: Make example of those who...

Law & Rights

Tue, Dec 29 2020

The rate of violence against women and children has increased by 31% compared to the domestic violence...

OP-ED: Equal pay for equal work

OP-ED: Equal pay for equal work

Afrin Mahbub

Thu, Dec 10 2020

Society needs to see women as much more than just caregivers and homemakers

OP-ED: How to treat women equally

OP-ED: How to treat women equally

Anusha Islam Raha

Tue, Dec 8 2020

Why positive action is necessary to equalize the playing field

ED: Towards a more gender-equal...

ED: Towards a more gender-equal...

Editorial

Tue, Dec 1 2020

It is our retrograde mentality that needs to change

Survey reveals progress towards gender...

Survey reveals progress towards gender...

Law & Rights

Mon, Nov 30 2020

The survey found 50.5% of women under the age of 30 need permission from their male partners to go outside...

ED: A need to change hearts and...

ED: A need to change hearts and...

Editorial

Sat, Nov 28 2020

What has unfortunately exacerbated the situation further is the lack of help and support that the victims...

UN launches campaign to promote gender...

UN launches campaign to promote gender...

Law and Rights

Wed, Nov 25 2020

The campaign starts on the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women on November...

Study: Female members of coastal fishing...

Women in coastal fishing households...

Nation

Mon, Nov 16 2020

About 31% of women of fishing families do not have an opinion on the purchase of family property

ED: Cooperatives lead  the way

ED: Cooperatives lead the way

Editorial

Sat, Nov 7 2020

Only a focused, concerted effort will allow the country to eradicate all forms of poverty

UN chief deplores persistent lack of...

UN deplores lack of women in peace...

World

Fri, Oct 30 2020

The Security Council was set Thursday to consider a resolution that would encourage greater representation...

ED: Women lead the way in keeping the...

ED: Women lead the way in keeping the...

Editorial

Sat, Oct 24 2020

Women lead the way in keeping the peace

Covid-19 forces more US women back into...

Covid-19 forces more US women back into...

North America

Tue, Oct 6 2020

For women who have lost their jobs during the pandemic, the lack of child care has made it doubly difficult...

PM Hasina pledges to raise women’s participation...

PM for raising women's participation...

Bangladesh

Thu, Oct 1 2020

The premier said Bangladesh earned many global accolades due to its achievements in women...