28 January 2018

Implementation of 7th Five-year Plan and SDGs

Sir Fazle stresses quality improvement of basic services and lasting partnerships Bangladesh will have to shift its focus from providing basic services only to ensuring improved […]
26 December 2017

BRAC signs agreement with Danish govt to facilitate reintegration of returnee migrant workers

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Royal Denmark and BRAC have signed an agreement to implement a 2-year project titled ‘Socio-economic reintegration of returnee migrant workers […]
24 December 2017

Digital survey to reduce land related disputes

Inadequate implementation of land related laws, lack of information, faulty land surveys and land records are some of the major challenges preventing delivery of proper land […]
14 December 2017

BRAC and German Development Bank sign agreement to set up fund on climate change

BRAC and the German Development Bank (KfW) on behalf of the German Government signed two agreements to set up a fund on climate change adaptation and […]
6 December 2017

Sir Fazle Hasan Abed receives the Laudato Si’ Award

Sir Fazle Hasan Abed, Founder and Chairperson of BRAC, one of the world’s leading non-governmental organisations, has received the prestigious Laudato Si award during a ceremony […]
21 November 2017

Global Panel policy brief published on achieving SDG

Lack of healthy diet puts more people at risk of death and diseases Lack of healthy diet puts more people at risk of death and diseases […]
20 November 2017

Initiative to boost awareness on child marriage prevention

Community radios to commence unique two month long campaign. As part of the efforts to raise awareness on the issue of child marriage, community radios will […]
13 November 2017

BRAC Vice Chairperson awarded ‘Medical Award of Excellence 2017’

Dr Mushtaque Raza Chowdhury, Vice Chairperson of BRAC, was nominated by the American non-profit Ronald McDonald House Charities for its ‘Medical Award of Excellence 2017’ along […]
12 November 2017

Simple and frugal solutions to scale quality education

BRAC’s executive director, Dr Muhammad Musa said, “For education to be able to serve the future of our communities, we need to empower teachers, methodologies, practitioners […]
30 October 2017

Buying and selling land, the right way

The buying and selling of land is a serious a matter, and it is best to be as careful as possible. Proper land measurement and documentation […]
30 October 2017

Sakina’s right to a childhood

66% of girls in Bangladesh are married by the time they turn 18. Sakina is only 14, and her parents are about to make a life-changing […]
29 October 2017

Rahela and her daughter’s right to land

Rahela’s in-laws have asked her to leave their home after the death of her husband. She soon learns that she and her daughter are legally entitled […]
29 October 2017

Rabeya’s right to a happy life, free of abuse

Rabeya never feels safe in her own home – both her husband and mother-in-law are abusive. However, things could start to change once she learns that […]