Author/s:

Thomas, T.
Chiang, C.
Haque, A.
Islam, N.
Mainuddin, K.
Quasem, S.
Rahman, A.
Sun, Y.

Publisher:

The International Food Policy Research Institute

Year of Publication:

2013

The goal of this research was to examine the likely impacts of climate change on agriculture in Bangladesh, and develop recommendations to policymakers to help farmers adapt to the changes. A variety of research methods were used. When taken together, the results indicate that adaptation efforts in Bangladesh should include adjusting planting dates, using improved cultivars better suited for climate change, improving fertilizer application, exploring increased maize production, and bolstering flood and pest protection for farmers.

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