The landless Oraon minority of northwest Bangladesh have traditionally earned a living labouring in local paddy fields, but are struggling as that work dries up due to water shortages
The first of its kind in Bangladesh, the initiative will be converting solid waste produced in the municipality to generate electricity that would then be supplied to the National Grid.
Many women did not want to go to the cyclone shelter because of various prejudices and misconceptions. Female volunteers play a tremendous role in motivating them and convincing them to take shelter in a safe zone
Climate vulnerable households in the country’s costal region are showing interest in adopting soilless hydroponic farming system to grow vegetables to meet their nutritional demand.
World Tsunami Awareness Day 2019 promoted Target-D of the "Sendai Seven Campaign," which focuses on reducing disaster damage to critical infrastructure and disruption of basic services.
LoGIC project is linking the concerned department of the government with the marginal people aiming to make them climate-resilient
Bangladesh, in the fron t line of countries facing problems arising out of climate change, has gained significance because of its experiences, vision, and ambition when it comes to adaptation

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162.9 million

Population

24.3%

Poverty rate

$1271

GNI per capita

0.57

Human Dev. Index

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