A nation’s work is never done
The Sustainable Development Goals, least developed country (LDC) graduation, pandemics and wars. Bangladesh, like much of the world, is undergoing a stress test across all fronts. Policy-makers have tough choices to make even as resources are shrinking while the global economy contracts. However, even in times of upheaval, governments should not sacrifice the fundamental reforms required for the long-term wellbeing of their citizens. Universal health coverage, energy security and preventing youth radicalisation are just some of the topics we cover in this issue of WhiteBoard.