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Activism for Solidarity and Development

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INCLUDE INTERNAL DISPLACEMENT POLICY IN 7TH 5-YEAR PLAN

Rights groups here yesterday demanded that the Internal Displacement Policy be integrated into the upcoming 7th Five Year Plan to ensure effective rehabilitation of the climate victims, reports UNB. They also demanded proper rehabilitation of the dwellers of Kalyanpur slum before their eviction as about 90 percent of them are climate-induced displaced people. The demands

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RIGHTS GROUPS DEMAND TO PUBLISH WHITEPAPER ON SMUGGLED MONEY

Dhaka, Nov 12: Some 20 right-based groups on Wednesday demanded of the government for publishing a white paper on illicit finance flow to abroad including government’s action strategies to recovery this money from different Tax Heavens countries like Malaysia, Switzerland and Canada. The right groups made their demand through a human chain formed in front

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RIGHTS GROUPS DEMAND SPECIFIC MEASURES TO STOP ILLICIT FINANCE FLOW

NGO News Report :: Today twenty one rights based civil society organizations and networks facilitated by EquityBD organized a press conference in national press club titled “Stop illicit Finance flow to ensure development investment and revenue mobilization” and demanded to take specific measures to stop illicit finance flow. They also said that it is indispensable for

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REDIRECT SUBSIDY TO COMMUNITY-CONTROLLED RENEWABLE ENERGY, NOT IN FOSSIL FUEL

Dhaka, 16th October 2014: Today thirteen right based civil society organizations led by EquityBD has organized a human chain and rally in front of the National Press Club, Dhaka demanding Government must redirect subsidy to the community-controlled renewable energy sources instead of huge subsidy to fossil fuel projects which are mainly responsible for carbon emission

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CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: SOUTH ASIAN YOUTH CAMP ON CLIMATE AGRICULTURE AND WATER

South Asia Youth Camp on Climate, Agriculture and Water (SAYCAW) will take place in Noakhali, Bangladesh, from September 26- 28, 2013. In Partnership with Oxfam, Campaign for Sustainable Rural Livelihood (CSRL), Humanitywatch, Online Knowledge Society and Participatory Research Action Network- PRAN are organizing the Camp. This camp will bring together a vast array of youth

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