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World Bank vision tested by Dhaka factory disaster

The worst industrial accident in the history of Bangladesh has exposed the scale of internal culture change necessary to validate the World Bank’s new goal to eliminate global poverty by 2030.

Bangladesh PM lectures India and China on climate change

Speaking at the Climate Vulnerable Forum, Sheikh Hasina appeals to major emitting countries to face up to their responsibilities on climate change.

Asian migrants are not for sale

There’s something uncomfortably de-humanizing about packaging economic migrants, as though they were destined for shipping containers.

Good news on Bangladesh poverty, maybe

Long-awaited results of the 2010 household income and expenditure survey are beginning to leak out in the Bangladesh media.

Bangladesh looks both ways on human rights

In its most recent MDG Progress Report Bangladesh has explicitly analysed the connection between human rights and poverty in the context of the MDGs.

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