- Published on Thursday, 28 August 2014 16:13
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Education is a nation’s backbone. After assuming responsibility in 2009, pursuant to their manifesto, the Awami League government formulated the National Education Policy, designed to act as the principal means of realizing its Vision 2021.
- Published on Wednesday, 13 August 2014 17:19
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Bangladesh has managed to achieve the attention of the world as it has achieved exemplary success in achieving Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) 4 and 5 (reducing child and maternal mortality) well before the target years and for being on track to achieve other goals like MDG 6 which is combating HIV/AIDS, malaria and other diseases.
- Published on Thursday, 07 August 2014 15:50
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According to the latest data released by Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics, Bangladesh has made remarkable progress in the last decade or so, in particular in the last five years, in reducing poverty and extreme poverty.
- Published on Wednesday, 23 July 2014 15:44
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Since assuming office in 2009, the government of Sheikh Hasina has initiated various programmes and projects for the development of women. Women’s development and empowerment form a crucial aspect of the government’s overall vision. The Sixth Five Year Plan (2011-2015) of Bangladesh government, which is the national medium term development plan committed to transforming Bangladesh into a middle-income country by 2021 (also known as Vision 2021), considers women’s engagement in political and economic activities as a cross-cutting issue with women’s empowerment as one of the main drivers of transformation.