Bangladesh lost 577 lives, suffered economic losses to the tune of US$1.7 billion (purchasing power parity) and witnessed 151 extreme weather events during the period from 1999 to 2018
Planning Minister MA Mannan on Thursday said manmade pollution, contamination, and natural disasters pose challenges to sustainable maritime development.
Of the amount, $ 60 million will be sought from the Green Climate Fund (GCF), while the remaining $ 20 million will be co-financed by the government of Bangladesh
CoP 25 climate conference very important for our government, because an implementing guideline especially “Article 06 of Paris Agreement (PA)” is going to framing that will be followed by all countries in their NDC (National
Bangladesh raised the storm danger signal Saturday noon as cyclone ‘Bulbul’ intensified further and may cross West Bengal-Khulna coast(near the Sundarbans) by Saturday evening.
The United States has said they are excited to partner with Bangladesh in tackling air pollution sharing their experience and expertise.
The Met Office advised to hoist great signal No 10 for Mongla and Payra ports and nine coastal districts in the region on Saturday morning as very severe cyclonic storm ‘Bulbul’ approaches.
Bangladesh is going to face a great environmental disaster due to the government’s move to set up 29 coal-fired power plants across the country in the next few years
The oceans will be even more crucial for global food security, poverty reduction, international transport, and efforts to address climate change and the environment
Climate change threatens child nutrition
Greenpeace campaigners have boarded two Royal Dutch Shell oil platforms in a protest against leaving parts of old rigs in the North Sea, the environmental group said Monday.
Bangladesh Meteorological Department (BMD) today predicted rain or thundershowers at many parts of the country in the next 24 hours commencing at 9 am today
Found underground in cracks in soil, sand and rock, groundwater is the largest useable source of freshwater on the planet and more than two billion people rely on it to drink or irrigate crops
“The young students can make a difference toward the direction by turning tree plantation into a long-term social movement to save the planet from the wraths of changing climate and keep it habitable for future generations,”
The Department of Environment also raised concerns about the existing waste management system which creates environmental risks
India and China are forcing Bangladesh government to establish coal-based power plants though they are not interested to launch such projects in their own countries
Britain has officially had its hottest day on record.
LGRD and Cooperatives Minister Md Tajul Islam today said stern action would be taken if any industry releases its wastes into rivers without filtration.
By any measure, GARBAGEMAN is a maverick enterprise. It recycles waste into resources, a process known as upcycling, to save the environment.
Most parts of the country are likely to experience light to moderate rain or thunder showers in the next 24 hours till 9 am tomorrow, a met forecast said.