News

New-concept flood insurance could help Bangladesh's poor
Monday, 21st 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.
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...

Publications

Assessment of agrobiodiversity resources in the Borotse flood plain, Zambia
Concerns about perceived loss of indigenous materials emerged from multiple stakeholders  during consultations to plan and design the CGIAR Research Program on Aquatic Agricultural  Systems for the...
Do non-users value coral reefs?
Do non-users value coral reefs?: Economic valuation of conserving Tubbataha Reefs, Philippines
The main purpose of the study is to determine whether non-use values exist among residents of Quezon City, hundreds of kilometers away from Tubbataha Reefs.
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,...