Back in the 1930s, Sri Lanka thought it would be a good idea to give everyone free access to health care. More than 75 years later, as the global health community bangs the drum for universal…

Owen Smith |

“How do you engage a country that may not agree with your climate agenda?” The question came last week, as I was sharing the findings of our recent report, Climate-Smart Development: Adding up the…

Gary Kleiman |

Since gaining independence in 1971, food security issues in Bangladesh have been amongst the highest priorities on the government’s agenda. This is because Bangladesh faces a number of demographic…

Sylvia Szabo |

Piloting of Climate Resilient Cropping System in Coastal Region by BAU The Bangladesh government wants to enhance support for university research as a part of its strategy for higher education (…

Shiro Nakata |

The World Health Organization kicked off its global high-level conference on Health and Climate Change this week in Geneva. What makes this conference particularly significant is the fact that…

Sameer Akbar |

Professor Anwar Hossain and his research team at Dept. of Microbiology, University of Dhaka Livestock production provides valuable income and savings for farmers in Bangladesh – many of whom are…

Shiro Nakata |