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Household energy and environmental analysis to highlight the impact of modern energy access in Bangladesh

Access of modern energy is the critical challenge in many developing countries to improve the socio-economic status and quality lifestyle. This paper illustrates the comparative energy and environmental analysis among three categories residential household in a developing country Bangladesh. The households are categorized based on types of energy access, since different communities adopted combination of.. Read More

Evaluating the contribution of diversified shrimp-rice agroecosystems in Bangladesh and West Bengal, India to social-ecological resilience

Shrimp-rice farming practices in the coastal areas of Bangladesh and West Bengal, India are reviewed. It is apparent that this integrated aquaculture-agriculture system is suited to environmental and hydrological conditions found in specific areas. Production strategies devised by farmers demonstrate that the diversified culture of shrimp with rice is technically feasible. Shrimp-rice agroecosystems exhibit several.. Read More

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Role of Climate Smart Agriculture Technologies in Sustainable Crop Production by the Coastal Farmers of Bangladesh

The study was conducted to find out the role of Climate Smart Agricultural (CSA) technologies in sustainable crop production. The data were collected from 60 randomly selected coastal farmers from the period of August 2017. A mixed method (personal interview and Focus group discussion) was used to determine the role of CSA technologies in sustainable.. Read More

Climate Services for Resilient Development (CSRD) in South Asia

Climate Services for Resilient Development (CSRD) is a global partnership that connects climate and environmental science with data streams to generate decision support tools and training for decision-makers in developing countries. Translating complex climate information into easy to understand actionable formats to spread awareness in the form of climate services is core to CSRD’s mission… Read More

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A Review on Waste Management Options to Lessen Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Paper

This study hired a spreadsheet model to simulate the greenhouse gas emissions (GGEs) from the newspaper production and intake system. The GGEs made by newspaper in Australia during 1994/95 were equal to about 13.5Mt of CO2, related to almost 2.5% of Australia’s emission total. Over fifty percent of the amount contains CH4 emissions from landfilled.. Read More

Identification of naturally available forage species and their feeding effect on dairy cows in different climatic vulnerable areas of Bangladesh

An investigation was carried out with the objectives to identify the naturally occurring forage species, seasonal availability, production patterns under different climatic zones and production performance and methane emission from dairy cow under existing feeding systems. For this purpose, three different agro-climatic zones of Bangladesh, namely saline prone area (Satkhira), flood plain/river basin areas (Pabna), semi-arid/drought prone.. Read More

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Institutional Architecture For Sustainable Development (SD): A Case Study from Bangladesh, India, Nepal, and Pakistan

Proper institutional architecture (IA), one of the two main themes of the Earth Summit, is important for sustainable development (SD). The IA not only has global importance for governance, but also has importance for national and regional governances. Proper governance is needed in developing, monitoring and implementing policies that are needed to meet the three.. Read More

Seasonal Drought Thresholds and Internal Migration for Adaptation: Lessons from Northern Bangladesh

It is widely accepted that human mobility caused by environmental change will take place internally within the affected countries rather than across borders. This research examines the link between environmental vulnerability and human migration in various socioeconomic contexts. Previous studies have examined population mobility in response to vulnerability driven by sudden natural hazards like cyclone,.. Read More

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An assessment of community-base adaptation practices in south-western region of Bangladesh

  • 2017

CARE Bangladesh has recently decided to carry out a study to evaluate a few selected best community-based adaptation (CBA) practices which are being tested in the SWR of Bangladesh. Recognizing that CBA modalities have evolved and advanced primarily in the South-western region (SWR) of Bangladesh through the introduction of the RVCC project (2002-2005) by CARE.. Read More

Empowerment, Asymmetrical Power Relations and Impacts of Information Technology in Rural Bangladesh

In the wider context of growing digitalisation in South Asia, this article examines the impacts of a public–private–people partnership (4Ps) information and communication technology (ICT) initiative of the Bangladesh government, administered through local governmental offices, the Union Information Service Centre (UISC). Scrutinising the operation of six UISCs in rural communities across Bangladesh, the study researches.. Read More

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