The UN will support Bangladesh in the journey of Developing Nation
Dhaka, 3 March 2021 :
Graduation is a milestone. Strong vision, national leadership, and sound policies, and programs will be crucial as Bangladesh strives to become a middle‑income country and implement the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. The United Nations will continue to support Bangladesh in this journey’.
The United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres recently has made comments on the occasion of Bangladesh’s graduation from a least developed country to a developing country.
‘I am delighted that Bangladesh has fulfilled the criteria for graduation from the world’s least developed countries. This is a clear signal that the country is building an inclusive and thriving economy with a commitment to lifting millions of people from poverty and hunger. I also commend Bangladesh’s achievements in women’s empowerment and access to education,” Antonio Guterres.