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Gender-Responsiveness Key to Leaving No One behind in COVID-19

Gender-Responsiveness Key to Leaving No One behind in COVID-19

The lack of a gender-responsive approach to COVID-19 pandemic responses will risk exacerbating pre-existing inequality and vulnerabilities among the most marginalized groups in Southeast Asia. Experts said in a webinar organized by the Asian Forum for Human Rights and Development (FORUM-ASIA) and the Asian-Pacific Resource and Research Centre for Women (ARROW) on 21 April.

2020-04-22 12:48:31
Immune system boosting during Pandemic of COVID19

Immune system boosting during Pandemic of COVID19

The outbreak of novel corona virus (COVID19) was declared a Public Health Emergency of International Concern on 30 January 2020 by WHO and characterized as pandemic later on March 11. Worldwide, more than one tenth of a million people died of the virus attack until now whereas Bangladesh saw 60 deaths with 1500 infected. It indicates that we are still behind in the race of pandemic fatalities and therefore have some more time to do something for ourselves.

2020-04-20 11:49:54
Food for thought as gender and South Asian food systems explored in Bangladesh

Food for thought as gender and South Asian food systems explored in Bangladesh

The changing roles of men and women in farming and the ways in which boys and girls experience different food choices at the dinner table are just two of the issues being explored at a regional Global Challenges Research Fund (GCRF) Symposium tilted “The Role of Gender in South Asian Food Systems Symposium”

2020-02-23 21:09:25
Is workplace rudeness on the rise?

Is workplace rudeness on the rise?

You don’t have to look hard to see uncivil behaviour these days, whether in political discourse, in college classrooms or on airplanes. One study found that rudeness is even contagious, like the common cold.

2020-02-10 17:33:44
Mom's fish curry, mutton kebab, payesh for Abhijit

Mom's fish curry, mutton kebab, payesh for Abhijit

Nirmala Banerjee, mother of Nobel winner  Economist Abhijit Banerjee, says on the platter will be fish kalia, mutton kebab and rosogollar payesh

2019-10-22 14:43:28
 Women with stressful jobs gain more weight than men

Women with stressful jobs gain more weight than men

Did you know, demanding or stressful jobs can have different effects on men and women? Stressful jobs can make one gender gain more weight than the other.

2019-10-21 19:54:55
Miss Universe Bangladesh crown unveiled

Miss Universe Bangladesh crown unveiled

The crown for Flora Bank Miss Universe Bangladesh has been unveiled at Amisheé Fine Jewellery flagship store in Gulshan of the capital on Tuesday (October 15).

2019-10-15 20:59:20
Pain, sleep and your lifestyle

Pain, sleep and your lifestyle

The impacts of pain-related sleep loss on millions of people  are far-reaching.

2019-10-14 17:10:29
Mix Salt and Olive Oil, Say goodbye to joint pain

Mix Salt and Olive Oil, Say goodbye to joint pain

Natural remedies like sea salt and olive oil treatment are very effective for quick releif from joint pain

2019-10-13 18:59:48
Workplace burnout: A growing mental health crisis

Workplace burnout: A growing mental health crisis

The burnout is badly affecting those working at the lower end because they have to constantly be on the go to earn their living.....

2019-10-10 20:10:23
Say 'no' if want to be kind to yourself

Say 'no' if want to be kind to yourself

Do you like yourself? If you were your own best friend, what would you say about taking on more than you can handle?

2019-10-08 18:02:42
Be a ‘glow’ getter year round

Be a ‘glow’ getter year round

We all want to maintain a healthy glow year-round. Actually glowing skin is nothing but a reflection of healthy skin and that does not happen in a day.

2019-10-06 16:47:17
Diet impacts women’s emotional well-being more than men

Diet impacts women’s emotional well-being more than men

Women may require a more nutrient-rich diet for their emotional well-being as compared to men

2019-10-04 13:22:08
Ways to get stylish

Ways to get stylish

Social obligations are not prerequisites for feeling great about your appearance. You can dress up simply because looking good makes you happy.

2019-10-01 20:11:40
Watch horror movie to burn calories

Watch horror movie to burn calories

Those who watched a 90-minute horror film were likely to burn up to 113 calories – about the equivalent of what would be melted during a 30-minute walk. 

2019-09-30 20:03:02