Challenges

Low cost urban housing: SDG 11 Sustainable cities and communities

Dhaka has a migrant population the size of El Salvador, but it is 80 times smaller. Proper housing for people living in […]

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Climate change: SDG 13 Climate action

Climate change may displace 15 million people in Bangladesh by 2050. More frequent storms, river erosion and salinity intrusion are forcing people […]

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Renewable energy: SDG 7 Affordable and clean energy

By 2025, Dhaka is expected to accommodate more than 20 million people. Electricity as a basic service has not been prioritised enough […]

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Healthcare: SDG 3 Good health and wellbeing

Half a million people migrate to cities every year, with one in every three ending up in slums. Rapid urbanisation leads to […]

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WASH: SDG 6 Clean water and sanitation

65% of households in slums share a single source of water with at least 10 households. Access to safe water is a […]

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