Program Quality Visit to Health & Nutrition and Education Program at Satkania and Cox’s Bazar, 18 to 20 February 2014: Monitoring, Evaluation, Accountability, Learning (MEAL) and Communication, Resource Mobilization (CRM) team made a jointfield visit to Satkania and Cox’s Bazar in Health & Nutrition and Education program respectively during 18 to 20 February 2014.
Save the Children has unveiled a report in Bangladesh titled ‘Ending Poverty in Our Generation, a post-2015 development framework. Save the Children is the first organisation to put forward a proposed post-2015 development framework for consideration by the panel and governments around the world.
Dhaka, 16 June 2014 –
Save the Children International and the Centre for Services and Information on Disability successfully launched the ‘Child Budget in Bangladesh’ Report on Saturday 14 June 2014, at Ruposhi Bangla Hotel, Dhaka. The Honorable Finance Minister, Mr. Abul Maal Abdul Muhith, MP, was the Chief Guest. The event was also attended by Special Guests Mr M. A. Mannan, MP, Honorable State Minister for Finance and Planning, Mr Shawkat Ali Badsha, MP, Member of the Parliamentary Caucus on Child Rights and Chariman of the Parliamentary Standing Committee, Ministry of Fisheries and Livestock and Mr Tariq-Ul-Islam, Secretary, Ministry of Women and Children’s Affairs. Also present were Ms Rasheda K. Chowdhury, Executive Director, CAMPE, and Mr Pascal Villeneuve, Representative, UNICEF Bangladesh.
Khulna City Mayor Md. Moniruzzaman Moni inaugurated an exhibition of photos taken by children from disadvantaged households in Khulna on May 28, 2014. The exhibition was part of a project called Photovoice that was implemented in two wards of Khulna City Corporation by Save the Children in Bangladesh
Bangladesh ranks 130th on the best places in the world to be a mother, rising six spots, Save the Children says
DHAKA, BANGLADESH – Bangladesh rose six spots on Save the Children’s 2014 Mothers’ Index, widening the gap from neighbours India and Pakistan, to reach 130th out of 178 countries globally. The country however still lags behind other countries in the region, such as Nepal (116th) and Sri Lanka (89th).
CHILD BUDGET IN BANGLADESH Report Brief 2014