Economic misery looming large when the government is fading

The global economic crisis caused by the Covid-19 has hit Bangladesh’s economy hard and jeopardised the country’s achievement in poverty …

by · Monday, 2 November 2020 · Bangladesh, Philippines

65.6pc of aid gone to non-poor people: CPD

These districts belong to the Rangpur Division, the poorest region in Bangladesh in terms of poverty level. The survey also focused on the efficiency of …

by · Wednesday, 16 September 2020 · Bangladesh, Philippines

Pandemic pushes Bangladesh small businesses to the brink

Severe poverty is likely to rise to 14.9 percent, which was 10.1 percent at the beginning of the year. Those who were already poor before the coronavirus …

by · Saturday, 8 August 2020 · Bangladesh, Philippines

Child Marriage On The Rise In Pandemic

Among the causes of child marriage in Bangladesh are poverty, natural disasters, lack of access to education, social pressure, harassment and dowry.

by · Tuesday, 4 August 2020 · Bangladesh, Philippines

Nepal among countries to significantly reduce their multidimensional poverty level: Oxford study

The data released by the UNDP and the Oxford Poverty and Human Development Initiative (OPHI) showed that Nepal and Bangladesh reduced poverty …

by · Monday, 20 July 2020 · Bangladesh, Nepal

Agriculture Sustainable Farming Is A Priority

According to the World Bank (2016), the single contribution of the agricultural sector of Bangladesh in poverty alleviation is significant. Over the past …

by · Sunday, 19 July 2020 · Bangladesh, Philippines

Covid Pandemic The Troubled Bangladesh Economy

Economic stagnation is having a terrible effect on lives and livelihoods of those people whose incomes hover near poverty level. The poor and low …

by · Saturday, 4 July 2020 · Bangladesh, Philippines

Some sectors reopening to help the poor

Talking about poverty reduction, she said the government gained a massive success in alleviating poverty. It had been expected that Bangladesh …

by · Sunday, 10 May 2020 · Bangladesh, Thailand

Ensuring food security during pandemic

Over a two-week period, the poverty rate in Bangladesh also shot up to about 30-35 per cent range from an estimated 20 per cent plus level in 2019.

by · Wednesday, 22 April 2020 · Bangladesh, Thailand

Coronavirus: Poor income drops 80% in Bangladesh

Of the total population, 20% live under the poverty line, according to government data. The survey said that some 40% of the poor population and 35% …

by · Friday, 17 April 2020 · Bangladesh, Turkey