Bangladesh, Donors to Ink Cooperation Strategy

The Bangladeshi government and its development partners are expected to sign June 2 a joint cooperation strategy to make the delivery of aid more efficient.

Under the strategy, Bangladesh and its donors will collaborate to boost mutual accountability and identify priority measures to promote aid efficiency in the Asian nation, UNB reports.

“The government will fix the sector-wise allocations in consultation with the development partners,” Economic Relations Division Secretary Mosharraf Hossain Bhuiyan said, as quoted by UNB.

The Asian Development Bank, Australia, Canada, Denmark, the European Union, Germany, the Islamic Development Bank, Japan, South Korea, the Netherlands, Norway, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, the U.K., the United Nations, the U.S. and the World Bank will reportedly sign the agreement.  

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  • Ma. Rizza Leonzon

    As a former staff writer, Rizza focused mainly on business coverage, including key donors such as the Asian Development Bank and AusAID.