Building governance for fighting poverty: Role of NGOs in Bangladesh In: Sudhakar Rao (ed), Guidelines for good governance


This paper provides a brief account of the situation of poverty in Bangladesh indicating some major steps needed for poverty reduction. The focus is on building good governance for fighting poverty. The role of NGOs in building good governance and how this can be done has been illustrated with some cases. In this context the need to strengthen local governance and create coalitions within the civil society for collective efforts have been discussed.

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  • Writer Name: Abdul-Muyeed Chowdhury, M Ghulam Sattar
  • Published Date: Monday, 05 September 2005
  • Country: Bangladesh