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- The BLDS print collection
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- Work, family and social protection: old age income security in Bangladesh, Nepal, the Philippines, Thailand and Vietnam
- C. Knox-Vydmanov / HelpAge International 2017
- How does growing older affect a persons income security in Asia? This question is becoming increasingly urgent in the context of rapid population ageing in the region, yet relatively limited comparative analysis has tried to ans...
- The Bangladesh paradox: why has politics performed so well for development in Bangladesh?
- Bangladesh is widely seen as a paradox in terms of governance and development because of the apparent imperfections of its political institutions and its leading players. It scores low/very low on many indicators o...
- The politics of negotiating gender equity in Bangladesh
- S. Nazneen; R. Masud / Effective States and Inclusive Development Research Centre 2017
- In Bangladesh there is a paradox when it comes to securing gender-inclusive development outcomes. Since 1991, women have occupied the highest political office and womens presence is increasing, due to the existence of ge...
- Review of Agri-Food Chain Interventions Aimed at Enhancing Consumption of Nutritious Food by the Poor: Bangladesh
- M.S. Islam; M. Abid-Ul-Kabir; B. Chakraborty; M. Hossain / Leveraging Agriculture for Nutrition in South Asia 2017
- Bangladesh is primarily an agrarian nation. Most of the people of the country directly or indirectly depend on agriculture. Rural people are more involved in this sector compared to urban people. Agriculture is the single largest prod...
- Fragile Environment, Seasonality, and Maternal and Childhood Undernutrition in Bangladesh
- M. Mohsena; B. Chakraborty; M. Hossain; A.N. Mahfuzur Rahman; A. Bayes / Leveraging Agriculture for Nutrition in South Asia 2016
- Spatial distribution of poverty in Bangladesh shows that poverty is concentrated in ecologically unfavourable areas. Recently, the issue of spatial distribution of undernutrition has emerged as a matter of concern as well, considering...
- Does Agriculture Promote Diet Diversity? A Bangladesh Study
- M. Hossain; N.A. Jimi; M.A. Islam / Leveraging Agriculture for Nutrition in South Asia 2016
- It is now widely recognised that intake of sufficient dietary energy does not ensure adequate intake of protein and micronutrients necessary for leading an active and healthy life. Legumes, animal products, fruit and vegetables are im...
- Benefits and costs of climate change mitigation technologies in paddy rice: focus on Bangladesh and Vietnam
- R. Basak / Climate Change Agriculture Food Security 2016
- Existing evidence and expert opinion indicate that AWD is very promising in terms of its potential to increase farmers yields and profits and GHG reduction potential in Bangladesh and Vietnam. This report examines the cos...
- Adaptation to climate change in Bangladesh
- I. Delaporte; M. Maurel / Fondation pour les études et recherches sur le développement international / Foundation for International Development Study and Research 2016
- Climate change is expected to disproportionately affect agriculture; however, there is limited information on smallholder farmers overall vulnerability and adaptation needs. This paper estimates the impact of climatic shocks on...
- How can Bangladesh's private sector engage with the Green Climate Fund?
- Climate and Development Knowledge Network 2016
- The Green Climate Fund (GCF) helps developing countries achieve their ambition for low-carbon resilient development. Although Bangladeshs private sector has shown interest in seizing the opportunities offered, it lacks the knowl...
- What development interventions work? The long-term impact and cost-effectiveness of anti-poverty programs in Bangladesh
- A.R. Quisumbing / Department for International Development, UK 2010
- While Government and NGOs in Bangladesh have undertaken many interventions designed to help individuals and households escape poverty, few studies have evaluated their long-term impact. Using a newly available longitudinal dat...