Monthly Archives: September 2015

BANGLADESH PRODUCES WORLD’S FIRST ALL-WOMEN UN PEACEKEEPING UNIT

BANGLADESH PRODUCES WORLD’S FIRST ALL-WOMEN UN PEACEKEEPING UNIT A unique all-female unit of UN Peacekeepers has been working to bring greater safety and security to vulnerable communities in conflict-ridden Haiti. A 160-woman unit from Bangladesh — the first and still … Continue reading

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WOMEN MAKE VERY GOOD PEACEKEEPERS

WOMEN MAKE VERY GOOD PEACEKEEPERS ASEEM CHABRA ‘If you look at peacekeeping right now, it is fraught with accusations of sexual abuse or peacekeepers involved in deals that are outside their purview, human trafficking.’ ‘When a contingent of women walk … Continue reading

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BANGLADESHI FEMALE COPS DOING BETTER IN UN MISSION

BANGLADESHI FEMALE COPS DOING BETTER IN UN MISSION Rezaul Karim Female members of Bangladesh Police are playing a good role not only in the country but also in abroad, sources said. Bangladesh Police has not only proved its capacities in … Continue reading

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ALL-WOMEN BANGLADESHI PEACEKEEPING UNIT DEFIES STEREOTYPES

ALL-WOMEN BANGLADESHI PEACEKEEPING UNIT DEFIES STEREOTYPES Online Desk  Women from Bangladesh have responded to ’the UNs call for more women to serve as peacekeepers, forming an all-women unit that was deployed to Haiti following the earthquake in 2010. They are, … Continue reading

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SHEIKH HASINA: ‘I WANT TO MAKE BANGLADESH POVERTY-FREE’

SHEIKH HASINA: ‘I WANT TO MAKE BANGLADESH POVERTY-FREE’ SIMON TISDALL & ANNA RIDOUT The country is a millennium development goals success story. Now its prime minister is aiming high with the SDGs – but says donors must play their part … Continue reading

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HASINA, OBAMA CO-CHAIR PEACEKEEPING SUMMIT AT UN

HASINA, OBAMA CO-CHAIR PEACEKEEPING SUMMIT AT UN Bangladesh is adopting a national peacekeeping strategy to better respond to the evolving needs of the UN peacekeeping missions on the ground and at policy level. “The national peacekeeping strategy paper is now … Continue reading

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AT UN, HASINA CALLS FOR MAKING WORLD A BETTER PLACE FOR WOMEN, GIRLS

AT UN, HASINA CALLS FOR MAKING WORLD A BETTER PLACE FOR WOMEN, GIRLS News Desk, bdnews24.com Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has called for making the world a better place for women and girls by achieving gender parity in all aspects. … Continue reading

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BANGLADESH WOULD CONTINUE TO MOVE AHEAD FAST IN THE COMING DAYS: PM SHEIKH HASINA

BANGLADESH WOULD CONTINUE TO MOVE AHEAD FAST IN THE COMING DAYS: PM SHEIKH HASINA Expressing her firm resolve to implement the sustainable development goals (SDGs), Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has said Bangladesh is progressing fast and would continue to move … Continue reading

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BANGLADESH TO CREATE MORE OPPORTUNITIES FOR WOMEN: PM SHEIKH HASINA

BANGLADESH TO CREATE MORE OPPORTUNITIES FOR WOMEN: PM SHEIKH HASINA Expressing her government’s strong political will to move forward with gender equality and women’s empowerment, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today said Bangladesh is pledge-bound to continue to work for the … Continue reading

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DHAKA STANDS READY TO GO FURTHER WITH PEACEKEEPING: HASINA

DHAKA STANDS READY TO GO FURTHER WITH PEACEKEEPING: HASINA Bangladesh is adopting a national peacekeeping strategy to better respond to the evolving needs of the UN peacekeeping missions on the ground and at policy level. “The national peacekeeping strategy paper … Continue reading

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COUNTRIES PLEDGE 40,000 U.N. PEACEKEEPERS AT U.N. SUMMIT

COUNTRIES PLEDGE 40,000 U.N. PEACEKEEPERS AT U.N. SUMMIT U.S. President Barack Obama announced on Monday more than 50 countries have pledged some 40,000 peacekeepers for possible deployment on United Nations missions, as well as helicopters, medical units and training and … Continue reading

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BANGLADESH FORMULATING NATIONAL PEACEKEEPING STRATEGY, SAYS HASINA

BANGLADESH FORMULATING NATIONAL PEACEKEEPING STRATEGY, SAYS HASINA News Desk, bdnews24.com Bangladesh is formulating a national peacekeeping strategy to enhance its role at the policy-making level in addition to its strong field presence at the United Nations peace mission. Prime Minister … Continue reading

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CHAMPIONS OF THE EARTH AWARD RAISES BD IMAGE : EMINENT PERSONS LAUD HASINA

CHAMPIONS OF THE EARTH AWARD RAISES BD IMAGE : EMINENT PERSONS LAUD HASINA Anaet Shawon Country’s eminent personalities representing various social strata and public opinion on Monday highly lauded Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina for being awarded the ‘Champions of the … Continue reading

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BANGLADESH BECOMES A GLOBAL ROLE MODEL IN ACHIEVING MDG

BANGLADESH BECOMES A GLOBAL ROLE MODEL IN ACHIEVING MDG In a historic leap, Bangladesh, over the last six years, has become a role model globally in fulfilling the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) as most of the targets were achieved well … Continue reading

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HASINA IS A GLOBAL PRIDE: US CONGRESSWOMAN

HASINA IS A GLOBAL PRIDE: US CONGRESSWOMAN Observer Online Desk New York: Ranking member of the US Congress Yvette Diane Clarke today called Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina a “global pride” saying she must get support of her countrymen. “Sheikh … Continue reading

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CHAMPIONS OF THE EARTH

CHAMPIONS OF THE EARTH PM RECEIVES TOP UN AWARD Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina receives “Champions of the Earth” award, UN’s highest environmental honour, from United Nations Environment Programme Executive Director Achim Steiner at a programme in New York on Sunday. … Continue reading

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SHEIKH HASINA RECEIVES CHAMPIONS OF THE EARTH AWARD

SHEIKH HASINA RECEIVES CHAMPIONS OF THE EARTH AWARD Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has received the prestigious Champions of the Earth award. The Under-Secretary-General of the United Nations and UN Environment Program Executive Director Achim Steiner handed over the award to … Continue reading

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PM TO TACKLE THE INCONVENIENT TRUTH

PM TO TACKLE THE INCONVENIENT TRUTH Mohit Ul Alam Our Honourable Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina is going to New York to receive the Champions of the Earth Award from the United Nations in the Policy Leadership category on 27 September. … Continue reading

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BANGLADESHIS KNOW HOW TO COPE WITH DISASTERS, HASINA SAYS AFTER RECEIVING TOP UN ENVIRONMENTAL HONOUR

BANGLADESHIS KNOW HOW TO COPE WITH DISASTERS, HASINA SAYS AFTER RECEIVING TOP UN ENVIRONMENTAL HONOUR Lovlu Ansar, New York Correspondent, bdnews24.com People of Bangladesh have learnt how to tackle climate change, disasters and survive, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has said … Continue reading

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