Published on May 4, 2021

United Nations Bangladesh Joint SDG Fund Programme

The Joint Programme will lead to acceleration of multiple SDGs, follow a gendered life cycle and Leave No One Behind approach and address the right to development and related human rights. It also addresses a systemic barrier to gender equality and women’s and youth empowerment that have resulted in exclusion of the tea garden workers, notably women, in accessing basic social services. Yet the programme will also improve social security coverage for men living in tea garden worker communities. Here are their stories: