mSTAR introduces mobile money payment system in BD
Wednesday, 16th April 2014
Dhaka: The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and the FHI360Mobile Solutions Technical Assistance and Research (mSTAR) project on Tuesday...
Making dams safer for fish around the world
Tuesday, 15th April 2014
Think of the pressure change you feel when an elevator zips you up multiple floors in a tall building. Imagine how you'd feel if that elevator carried you all the way...
New-concept flood insurance could help Bangladesh's poor
Tuesday, 15th April 2014
A new insurance scheme in which pre-determined flood thresholds trigger speedy compensation offers hope for poor people in flood-prone Bangladesh, experts say.


Communication strategies for managing coastal fisheries conflicts in Bangladesh
Fisheries management involves balancing the competing demands of different users of fishery resources. Conflicts among fisheries stakeholders arise due to differences in power, interests, values,...
Profitability and adoption of improved shrimp farming technologies in the aquatic agricultural systems of southwestern Bangladesh
This paper assesses factors influencing adoption of new shrimp aquaculture technologies within aquatic-agricultural farming systems in southwestern Bangladesh. The impacts of three new technologies...
Increased production of small fish in wetlands combats micronutrient deficiencies in Bangladesh
Increased production of mola and other small fish can be achieved through stock enhancement and sustainable management of natural wetlands.