Saleemul Huq appointed to the UN’s Scientific Advisory Board

Ocean Times News Desk: : 5 AUGUST 2023, SATURDAY, 21:42

Leading global climate expert Prof Dr. Saleemul Huq has been appointed as one of the external members of a new Scientific Advisory Board of the UN.

Environment Minister urged developed countries for active support in NAP implementations

Ocean Times News : 28 JULY 2023, FRIDAY, 22:28

Minister of Environment, Forest and Climate Change Md. Shahab Uddin urged for active support from developed nations in implementing the National Adaptation Plan 2023-2050 for tackling…

BD needs grant in climate adaptation: Minister

Ocean Times News Desk : 21 JULY 2023, FRIDAY, 1:09

We want an opportunity to discuss and explore how IMF can support Bangladesh in advancing its climate agenda and mobilizing climate finance. Bangladesh has emerged as a global leader in demonstrating resilience to climate change

BD seeks Britain’s assistance in combating climate vulnerabilities: Environment Minister

 Ocean Times News Desk: : 5 JUNE 2023, MONDAY, 20:36

 “It is difficult for Bangladesh to implement and achieve climate tolerance without international and bilateral cooperation. So, we are expecting cooperation and support from a developed country like UK,” said the minister.

COP28: YouthNet Demands Break Free from Fossil Fuel Control at COP, Expel Oil CEO

Oceantimes News : 26 MAY 2023, FRIDAY, 21:35

YouthNet for Climate Justice, a grassroots youth-led environmental platform, is making a resolute call for the removal of fossil fuel lobbyists from…

Environment Minister seeks UK and GCA’s assistance in Climate adaptation actions

Ocean Times Desk: : 12 MARCH 2023, SUNDAY, 19:48

Bangladesh government has also approved the Mujib Climate Prosperity Plan (2022-2041) very recently and aims to shift Bangladesh’s trajectory from vulnerability to resilience to prosperity. The GCA, as a solutions broker to accelerate action and support for adaptation solutions, from the international to the local, and will be an important adaptation partner for Bangladesh. The Minister believes that, through its technical assistance, GCA will support the government of Bangladesh to continue being the global leader in adaptation action.

Termination of fossil finance demanded

Oceantimes News : 3 MARCH 2023, FRIDAY, 22:13

Action Aid Bangladesh, in cooperation with Young People, organized the Global Climate Strike on Friday in front of the National Press Club in Dhaka…

Implementation of NAP will require 24 lakh 61 thousand 194 crore taka

Ocean Times Desk : 25 FEBRUARY 2023, SATURDAY, 19:49

The Minister of Environment, Forest and Climate Change Md. Shahab Uddin asked Germany for help in implementing the National Adaptation Plan (NAP) of Bangladesh. The minister said, $230 billion will be required to implement the […]

Human trafficking in Bangladesh increased after natural disasters: UN

News Desk : 1 FEBRUARY 2023, WEDNESDAY, 3:57

Human trafficking cases in Bangladesh and the Philippines increased after devastating cyclones and typhoons displaced millions, the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) said today……

Save the Children Launches Climate Campaign ‘Generation Hope’

Staff reporter : 26 JANUARY 2023, THURSDAY, 15:11

Save the Children launches global campaign ‘Generation Hope’ in Bangladesh, for and with the children, calling for urgent actions on climate inequality.

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