Awarding the UN’s ‘SDG Progress Award’ to the Prime Minister

The United Nations Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN) has awarded the ‘SDG Progress Award’ to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina for moving Bangladesh on the right path in response to a universal call for action to eradicate poverty, protect the world and ensure peace and prosperity for all.

Foreign Minister at a press briefing in New York on Monday. Ake Abdul Momen said, “The Prime Minister accepted the award and said that he was dedicating it to the people of Bangladesh.”

Momen described the award as an important international recognition of the country’s success in achieving the Millennium Development Goals (SDGs) in various fields and moving fast towards the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).