Welcome to the Bangladesh Ocean National Consultation page, where you can find resources related to the National Consultation and implementation of SDG 14 : Life below Water in the Bangladesh. The Consultation took place on 1 June 2017.
21 August 2018 - Almost 20% of Bangladesh would find itself underwater and 30 million people would lose their homes if sea levels continue to rise. Mangrove plantings along vulnerable coastlines may reduce the impact of climate change.
29 Jan 2019 - People living close to the country’s shoreline are reliant on agriculture and fishing for their livelihoods. Rising sea level and increase in the frequency and intensity of tropical cyclones are raising the incidences of flooding, salinity intrusion and erosion.