Doreen Chowdhury

Unveiling the Dark Side of Microfinance

For many, microfinance is a celebrated concept to tackle poverty. While many others also argue against the idea that it would only sustain poverty....

‘Go Home’ Campaign of the Rohingya: Voice of the Defenseless-Stateless

“We don’t want to stay in the camps. Enough is enough. Let’s go home.” (Rohingya Community Leader, Sayed Ullah) Faced with uncertain future and global...

Dealing with the Impact of Global Energy Crisis on Bangladesh

Every country in the world is battling shortfall of generating power capacity. The world has been engulfed into a prolonged energy crisis owing to...

Padma Bridge: The Technological Sublime’s Impact on Local Economy and Regional Connectivity

After a decade of preparation, Bangladesh is finally opening its most anticipated infrastructure, the Padma Multipurpose Bridge. The 6.15 Kilometre Bridge will connect 21...

Minority Question in Bangladesh: ‘Distorted’ Reality?

The minority narrative about Bangladesh is largely dominated by violence against Hindus. The common arguments regarding this narrative focus on the declining Hindu population...

The US-Bangladesh Security Dialogue: How Successful It Was?

The 8th US-Bangladesh Security Dialogue took place on April 4, 2022. The meeting took place in Washington DC this year. Bangladeshi delegation included Foreign...

What are the Fundamental Flaws of the US Human Rights Report on Bangladesh?

On April 12, the United States published its annual human rights report. The report has included human rights practices of 198 countries and territories...

The Globality of Inflation in a Post-Covid World and Way Forward for Bangladesh

In the past few weeks, "Price Hike” has become a national issue as soaring commodity price is taking a toll on Bangladesh's mass people....

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How Bangladesh Can Ensure a Free and Fair Election Using Electronic Voting Machine (EVM)?

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