Speaker of the Jatiya Sangsad Dr Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury on Wednesday said Bangladesh has made a considerable progress in different socio-economic indices, reports BSS.
“We have achieved the targets of MDGs (Millennium Development Goals)….Now we are focusing on fulfilling targets of SDGs (Sustainable Development Goals) by 2030,” she made the comments when UNDP Residential Representative to Bangladesh Sudipto Mukharjee called on Dr Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury at the latter’s office.
Recalling the support of UNDP to the different development sectors, Dr Chaudhury hoped that UNDP would extend their cooperation for further progress of Bangladesh, an official release said.
During the meeting, they discussed various development projects funded by UNDP.
Sudipto said, “UNDP is a development partner of Bangladesh for a long time….It will continue its support for the development of the country.”