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Dhaka, Feb 21: Foreign Minister Hasan Mahmud said that the government's goal is to establish Bengali as an official language of the United Nations (UN).
Dhaka, Jan 22: Foreign Minister Hasan Mahmud met UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres in Uganda. UN Secretary General praised the leadership of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina. This information was shared in a press release sent by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Dhaka, Jan 20: United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres congratulated Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina for forming the government for the fourth time in a row.
Dhaka, Jan 15: Protesting the statement given by the United Nations High Commission on Human Rights (OHCHR) on the 12th National Parliament elections of Bangladesh, the government has said, "The statement has misrepresented and politicized and biased human rights."
Dhaka, Jan 1: BNP has sent a letter to the United Nations (UN) seeking its intervention to stop the upcoming 12th National Assembly elections. Shayrul Kabir Khan, a member of the party's media cell, gave this information on Sunday night.
Dhaka, Nov 2: Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen said that the statement given by the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) about the recent political situation in Bangladesh is incorrect. He said, the government will protest.
Dhaka, Sept 30: Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) Mayor Md. Atiqul Islam has been nominated as a member of the United Nations Local and Regional Government Advisory Council.
Own Correspondent, Dhaka, 9 September 2023: Kanni Wignaraja, Assistant Secretary-General of the United Nations and UNDP Regional Director for Asia and the Pacific, is coming to Dhaka. She will come to Dhaka on Saturday, he will return on September 12.
Dhaka, August 25: The United Nations wants the upcoming 12th National Parliament elections in Bangladesh to be free, fair and peaceful. On the other hand, Awami League also wants competitive elections and the participation of BNP in those elections.
Dhaka, July 29: The United Nations refugee agency UNHCR will receive a €3.35 million grant from the European Union's (EU) Humanitarian Aid Department for UNHCR to continue providing protection services and assistance to Rohingya refugees and the local population hosting them in Bangladesh.
The Government of Bangladesh has expressed its displeasure over the concern expressed by Gwen Lewis, the United Nations Resident Coordinator in Bangladesh, about the attack on independent candidate Ashraful Hossain (Hero Alom) in the Dhaka-17 by-election.
Dhaka: Mami Mizutori, Assistant Secretary-General of the United Nations and Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General for Disaster Risk Reduction, said that Bangladesh is one of the 30 priority countries announced by the UN Secretary-General.
Dhaka, June 27: Jean-Pierre Lacroix, Under-Secretary-General of the United Nations Peacekeeping Operations, has emphasized on ensuring equal participation of women in peacekeeping missions.
Dhaka, June 26: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina said, "Bangladesh is the country that sends the most troops to the UN peacekeeping mission. For more than three decades, Bangladesh has been contributing to UN peacekeeping missions with great dedication and professionalism. Around seven and a half thousand Bangladeshi men and women are employed in nine peacekeeping missions of the United Nations worldwide."
Dhaka, May 24: The United Nations said Tuesday that aid is urgently needed for people affected by cyclone Mocha. USD375 million in funding is needed to provide food, medicine and other relief supplies to millions of people affected by Cyclone Mocha in parts of Bangladesh and Myanmar.