Sweden extending two projects with UNICEF Bangladesh
Sweden extending two projects with UNICEF Bangladesh
Dhaka December 15 2021 :
Women, children and youth are at the forefront of the global challenges that we face – be it climate change, access to health or clean water and sanitation.
Sweden is therefore happy to deepen its partnership with UNICEF Bangladesh by extending two projects of a total of 4 million USD that will improve improving safe drinking water and empower adolescents, including through access to sexual reproductive health, in 6 districts in Bangladesh, according a recent release of the embassy.
The supports will help Bangladesh in achieving the sustainable development goals and the project will for example: Improve the access to safe drinking water options, sanitation, and hygiene in hard to reach areas.
Empower adolescents through access to information and services related to sexual and reproductive health and rights.
Engage adolescents to act on climate change adaptation and mitigation.