ABSTRACT The study considered both quantitative and qualitative method. Both treatment and comparison group considered for this study. Qualitative findings conclude that there is a lack of integration among the treatment group. Nonetheless, there is a substantial difference between the treatment group and the comparison group in each of the three components of Bangladesh Youth Leadership Center namely; 1) Building Bridges, 2) Leadership Training and 3) Community Services. The members of .......

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  • Writer Name Zainu Sadia Islam Fathema Zhura Khatoon Andrew Jenkins
  • Published Date Wednesday, 01 March 2017
  • Country Bangladesh
Published in Monographs
Research report on Property Rights Initiatives (PRI) of BRAC Human Rights and Legal Aid Service (HRLS) programme Motivation and Performance: BRAC’s Land Entrepreneur ProgrammeFakir Md Yunus, Toby Norman, Jaideep Prabhu AbstractBRAC’s Human Rights and Legal Aid Services Division has launched the Property Rights Initiative in Rangpur Division of Bangladesh to address the issues land ownership and conflict in 2011. A key component of this initiative has been the creation of a new class .......

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  • Writer Name Fakir Md Yunus, Toby Norman, Jaideep Prabhu
  • Published Date Sunday, 13 November 2016
  • Country Bangladesh
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ABSTRACT The geographical settings and circumstances of the chars make life both economically and socially challenging. Realising the necessity for advancing initiatives, Char Development and Settlement Project (CDSP) was initiated in 1994, of which the fourthphase of the project is currently undergoing. To assess the impact of the livelihood and social component offered under the integrated development activities of CDSP, we planned to collect two rounds of data on the demography and .......

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  • Writer Name Syeda Sitwat Shahed Md Mahbubur Rahman Farzana A Misha
  • Published Date Sunday, 31 July 2016
  • Country Bangladesh
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This case study was elaborated in the frame of the project ´Pro-poor Resource Governance under Changing Climates‘, a joint research initiative of the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) and the Institute for Advanced Sustainability Studies (IASS). The project analysed pro-poor resource governance under the conditions of climate change and it aimed to identify resource management institutions that reduce livelihood vulnerability. It was carried out in collaboration with .......

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  • Writer Name Sifat-E-Rabbi, Md Mahbubur Rahman, Judith Rosendahl, Andrew Jenkins, Ashrafuzzaman Khan, Mrinmoy Samadder
  • Published Date Tuesday, 01 September 2015
  • Country Bangladesh
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This report investigates the loss of perishable vegetables at different stakeholder levels in the supply chain in different geographical regions of Bangladesh, rural, semi-urban and urban. The study goes further by investigating the potential value added through cold storage facilities and the effect its introduction may have on different stakeholder relationships. The study then addresses the potential of utilising solar energy to facilitate the introduction of cold storage facilities. The .......

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  • Writer Name Fathema Zhura Khatoon, Zainu Sadia Islam, Fakir Md Yunus, Md Azhar Uddin, Marziana Mahfuz Nandita, Sophia Broos, Jan de Haan, Bas Jongerius, Bart Jan Sonneveld, Tristan Wesenhagen
  • Published Date Tuesday, 01 September 2015
  • Country Bangladesh
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