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Bangladesh

Bangladesh
  • Capital: Dhaka
  • Population: 156118464
  • Size: 144000.0 Km2

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The BLDS print collection
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Mainstreaming climate change adaptation into development in Bangladesh
International Centre for Climate Change and Development, 2014
The close linkages between climate change adaptation and development have led to calls for addressing the two issues in an integrated way. ‘Mainstreaming’ climate information, policies and measures into ongoing development...
Knowledge flows in climate change adaptation: exploring friction between scales - Knowledge-flows-in-climate-change-adaptation-Exploring-friction-between-scales.pdf
C. Stott; S. Huq / International Centre for Climate Change and Development, 2014
Effective mainstreaming of climate change adaptation (CCA) into related policy and development initiatives relies on comprehensive knowledge sharing between multiple stakeholders. In Bangladesh, community-based adaptation (CBA) practi...
Disaster risk reduction in Dhaka City: frrom urban landscape analysis to opportunities for DRR integration
International Centre for Climate Change and Development, 2012
The geographical location of Bangladesh in the Bay of Bengal leaves the country susceptible to significant climate change impacts that exacerbate environmental hazards. In the urban context, disasters and hazards are posed by flood an...
Adaptation experts in training
International Centre for Climate Change and Development, 2012
Southern institutions like ICCCAD in Bangladesh help build capacity in countries most vulnerable to climate change. This project summary looks at the work of ICCCAD. Demand is growing for high-quality training, teaching and research o...
Ensuring access for the climate vulnerable in Bangladesh: financing local adaptation - report Summary
International Centre for Climate Change and Development, 2012
Bangladesh is considered one of the most climate-vulnerable countries in the world, but it is also a global leader in efforts to confront climate change. This report summarises research focused on Bangladesh as a case study in explori...
Prevalence of Iron-deficiency Anaemia among University Students in Noakhali Region, Bangladesh
K.B Shill; P. Karmakar; Md. G. Kibria / Journal of Health, Population and Nutrition, 2014
Iron-deficiency anaemia (IDA) is a common health problem in rural women and young children of Bangladesh. The university students usually take food from residential halls, and the food value of their diets is not always balanced. This...
Complementary Feeding Practices among Mothers in Selected Slums of Dhaka City: A Descriptive Study
F. Saleh; F. Ara; Md. A. Hoque; Md.S. Alam / Journal of Health, Population and Nutrition, 2014
Improper complementary feeding (CF) practice is one of the main reasons for malnutrition among Bangladeshi children aged less than two years. In this context, using the guidelines of the World Health Organization (WHO), this study ass...
Economic growth in South Asia: role of infrastructure
P. Sahoo; R.K. Dash / Institute of Economic Growth, India, 2008
South Asia has become one of the fastest growing regions in the world, accounting for nearly one quarter of world population and 40 per cent of the world’s poor. Infrastructure development, both economic and social, is one of th...
Regional economic integration in South Asia: prospects and challenges
R.U Das / Research and Information System for Developing Countries, 2009
Realising its importance, the South Asian region has also embarked upon various processes of regional economic integration. However, the South Asian regional integration process is fraught with difficulties, especially due to a lack o...
Regional cooperation for regional infrastructure development: challenges and policy options for South Asia
P De / Research and Information System for Developing Countries, 2009
Regional infrastructure is one of the major determinants of economic integration process. It enhances international and regional connectivity through the free flow of goods and factors across borders, allowing countries to benefit fro...
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International Centre for Climate Change and Development (ICCCAD)
The International Centre for Climate Change and Development builds and leads a network of institutes, promoting knowledge on climate change and development
Bangladesh Journal of Agricultural Research (BJAR)
Bangladesh Journal of Agricultural Research is a quarterly journal highlighting original contributions on all disciplines of agricultural research conducted in any part of the globe.  The journal is open access.
Chars Livelihoods Programme (CLP)
The Chars Livelihoods Programme (CLP) works with extreme poor households living on island chars in north western Bangladesh, and aims to improve the livelihoods of over one million people. The CLP is jointly funded by UKaid through the Department for International Development and the Australian Government (AusAID), sponsored by the Rural Development and Co-operatives Division of the Government of...
Center for Participatory Research and Development (CPRD)
Center for Participatory Research and Development is an independent, non-profit policy, research and implementation institute.
Bangladesh Enterprise Institute (BEI)
Bangladesh Enterprise Institute is a non-profit, non-political research centre. Established in October 2000, the Institute has established for itself a reputation for excellence in its research and advocacy work focusing on the growth of private enterprise in Bangladesh. The Institute promotes issues of importance to the private sector and seeks to initiate essential measures and influence policy...
Institute of Informatics and Development (IID)
Bangladesh-based policy think tank
Intercooperation Bangladesh
Intercooperation is a Swiss not-for-profit organisation which supports partner organisations in more than twenty developing and transition countries including Afghanistan, Bangladesh, India, Nepal and Pakistan. Intercooperation Bangladesh's mandate covers natural resource management, local governance and market development. It concentrates its activities in the Rajshahi Division a...
UNICEF Bangladesh
The UNICEF Bangladesh country office work in partnership with government ministries, non-government organisations, UN agencies and a wide range of donors in order to solve the problems facing children in Bangladesh. Specifically, UNICEF Bangladesh works on: education health and nutrition protection...
Bangladesh Online Research Network (BORN)
The Bangladesh Online Research Network (BORN), also known as BDResearch.org.bd, is an online Knowledge Center brought to you by IID. BDResearch collects publications from reputed institutions home and abroad on or related to Bangladesh in all spheres of knowledge. It's aims are: to facilitate research on Bangladesh by researchers, policy makers, students, business, academia...
Church of Bangladesh Social Development Programme
The Church of Bangladesh Social Development Program (CBSDP) is a development wing of the Church of Bangladesh. Its goal is to uplift the status of people in the church community and reduce the social, economic and moral inequalities. This Community Development Projects aim to empower the rural poor people around issues of health, women’s rights and human rights and to provide vocational deve...
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