The writer is the Executive Director of the Centre for Policy Dialogue.
When 197 countries sit together to achieve something, it is almost certain that there will not be full agreement on the issues tabled for negotiation.
Following the conclusion of the high-level 26th Conference of Parties (COP26) of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), the world is set to observe another...
The announcement of fuel price hike, made on November 3 by the Ministry of Power, Energy and Mineral Resources, could not have come at a worse time.
While more than seven billion doses of Covid-19 vaccines have been administered around the world—albeit almost 70 percent in developed countries and only two percent in low-income countries—the...
It is now well-recognised that the impacts of climate change will have significant economic costs in climate vulnerable countries.
The International Day for the Eradication of Poverty is an opportunity to not only acknowledge the difficulties the poor face worldwide but also to make the concerns on poverty heard by all,...
In today’s world, business is not only about profit, employment, income, and growth. Hence, it is not only about economic sustainability—it is also about social and environmental sustainability.
The most important climate talk at the highest political level—since the Paris climate conference in 2015—is set to take place in Glasgow, Scotland this year, from October 31 to November 12.
The recent crisis that has been created in the emerging e-commerce sector of Bangladesh is another example of financial fraudulence in the country.
A few years back, a reputed non-governmental think tank in Europe saw its sad demise after more than two decades of operation.