Swedish Minister: Pockets of success will create pockets of poverty

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Stockholm ready to support Dhaka to help reduce poverty, says Swedish minister for international development cooperation Swedish Minister for International Development Cooperation Per Olsson Fridh has described Bangladesh’s graduation from the list of least developed countries (LDC) as the success of the people of the country, noting that success will also create poverty. He expressed […]

Swedish minister happy with Bangladesh’s use of climate change adaptation support

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Swedish Minister of International Development Cooperation Per Olsson-Fridh (wearing a blue cap) poses for a photo alongside delegates of various organizations and local children while visiting Sweden-funded projects being facilitated by the UNDP and UNCDF in the climate change vulnerable coastal belt of Bangladesh, on Thursday, March 18, 2021 Courtesy ‘Climate-adaptive livelihoods are reducing climate […]

Trudeau: Bangladesh was built on Bangabandhu’s love for people

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File photo: Canada’s Prime Minister Justin Trudeau attends a news conference at Rideau Cottage, as efforts continue to slow the spread of the coronavirus disease (Covid-19), in Ottawa, on April 24, 2020 Reuters ‘Bangladesh and Canada will work alongside one another to build a better world for everyone’ Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has said […]

US climate envoy Kerry phones Foreign Minister Momen

US special Presidential envoy for climate John Kerry (L) and Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen (R) UNB Climate change immediate, growing threat to the whole world, says Momen US special Presidential envoy for climate John Kerry and Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen discussed cooperation to deal with climate issues on Tuesday over phone. […]