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  1. Effects Of Climate Change On Bangladeshi Children

    8 Apr 2019- 10:16 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DHAKA, Bangladesh UNICEF has released a new report examining effects of devastating floods, cyclones and other environmental disasters linked to climate change on children in Bangladesh. With its flat topograph ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/08/2019 - 10:16

  2. Arsenic Contamination Associated With Death By Disease Among Young Adults

    8 Apr 2019- 07:04 by Local Press Report DHAKA Dhaka Tribune Chronic exposure to higher concentration of arsenic through drinking water may cause more deaths in young adults in a number of different diseases, says a new study. The study shows young adults ...

    Local Press Report - 04/08/2019 - 07:04

  3. Bangladesh Lends Land To Islanders As Climate Change Impacts Strike

    15 Jan 2019- 11:27 by Local Press Report DHAKA Dhaka Tribune As more Bangladeshi families are uprooted by climate change pressures, including rising seas and coastal erosion, the Forest Department is distributing fallow land formed from river silt. Poor, ...

    Local Press Report - 01/15/2019 - 11:27

  4. ADB Advocates Climate Conscious Investments In Bangladesh

    30 Nov 2018- 05:41 by Local Press Report DHAKA United News Bangladesh The government of Bangladesh, Asian Development Bank (ADB) and stakeholders organized a forum on “Establishing a Climate Risk Screening System for Mainstreaming Climate Change Adaptatio ...

    Local Press Report - 12/06/2018 - 16:26

  5. Bangladesh: The Deeper The Well, The Less The Arsenic

    9 Nov 2018- 14:33 by OOSKAnews Correspondent INDIANAPOLIS IN, United States Arsenic in well water accounts for one in 20 deaths in Bangladesh. The country's 10 million or more shallow, hand-pumped wells yield water that often exceeds the World Health ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/09/2018 - 14:33

  6. Access To Clean Water Will Reduce Bangladesh Poverty Faster

    12 Oct 2018- 10:40 by OOSKAnews Info DHAKA, Bangladesh Bangladesh can reduce poverty and accelerate growth faster by taking urgent actions to improve the quality of water and sanitation, says a new World Bank report. Despite progress in improving access t ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 10/12/2018 - 10:40

  7. Construction Starts On China Funded Treatment Plants Project In Dhaka

    20 Aug 2018- 08:50 by Local Press Report DHAKA Xinhuanet Newsn The construction of a China-funded mega sewage treatment plant started on Sunday. The project agreement was signed between Dhaka WASA (Water Supply & Sewerage Authority) and Hydro China Co ...

    Local Press Report - 08/20/2018 - 08:50

  8. Bangladesh Rohingya Camps Get $100 Million USD Infrastructure Assistance From ADB

    12 Aug 2018- 09:26 by Local Press Report DHAKA The Daily Star The Asian Development Bank (ADB) is going to give a $100 million grant in the first phase for development of basic infrastructure and service for the Rohingyas living in refugee camps in Cox� ...

    Local Press Report - 08/12/2018 - 09:26

  9. $45.4 Million USD For Solar Irrigation Pumping In Bangladesh

    7 Jul 2018- 12:55 by Local Press Report DHAKA Asian Development Bank Bangladesh is to receive a $20 million USD loan from an Asian Development Bank (ADB) Power System Efficiency Improvement Project together with an additional $25.44 million USD in grant f ...

    Local Press Report - 07/07/2018 - 12:55

  10. $0.5 Billion USD Wold Bank Support for Bangladesh To Assist Rohingyas Refugees

    1 Jul 2018- 09:46 by Local Press Report DHAKA Dhaka Tribune The World Bank has announced it will provide nearly half-a-billion dollars in grant-based support to help Bangladesh address the needs of the Rohingya refugees in areas such as: health, education ...

    Local Press Report - 07/01/2018 - 09:46

  11. Bangladesh: Denim Producers Report New Water Efficiencies

    10 May 2018- 10:47 by Local Press Report DHAKA The Daily Star Water consumption by denim fabric makers has fallen dramatically over the last few years thanks to adoption of the latest technologies in production, said machine suppliers and producers yester ...

    Local Press Report - 05/10/2018 - 10:47

  12. Teesta Waters Remain a Problem in Bangladesh-India Relations

    23 Feb 2018- 14:26 by Local Press Report DHAKA Times of India Teesta waters issue, Rohingya refugees and Assam’s citizen census remain the top three problems between India and Bangladesh despite bilateral ties having improved enormously in recent years. A ...

    Local Press Report - 02/23/2018 - 14:26

  13. Bangladesh Economic Development Kills Water Flows

    15 Feb 2018- 09:21 by Local Press Report DHAKA The Financial Express Unplanned development at regional and local levels is killing the flowing rivers in Bangladesh. This is also creating social, financial and cultural complications for the people, accordi ...

    Local Press Report - 02/15/2018 - 09:21

  14. Farakka Barrage Key Actor in Bangladesh’s Water Crisis?

    12 Feb 2018- 15:11 by Local Press Report DHAKA Dhaka Tribune Farakka Barrage, built across the Ganges River in India, is the key cause of the water crisis inside Bangladesh, said Prof Imtiaz Ahmed from the department of International Relations at Dhaka Un ...

    Local Press Report - 02/12/2018 - 15:50

  15. Interim Teesta Sharing Framework Finalized

    17 Jan 2018- 08:43 by Local Press Report DHAKA Dhaka Tribune Minister for Water Resources Anwar Hossain has said the government has finalized an interim water sharing agreement framework of Teesta River. He hoped that the government will be able to sign t ...

    Local Press Report - 01/17/2018 - 08:43

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