Bangladesh

Innovation and technology
Features

Web app helps extension agents and farmers monitor the spread of fall armyworm.

Gender and social inclusion
Blogs

Is it up to the village men? Or women, too?

Innovation and technology
Publications

Study shows service provider models in Africa, Latin America and South Asia increase smallholder access to agricultural machinery, but can remain dependent on projects to tackle major bottlenecks for scaling.

Innovation and technology
News

For the first time widespread monitoring examines how farmers are coping with climate stresses.

Health and nutrition
Blogs

How can we feed more people while protecting nature and biodiversity?

Food security
Publications

CSISA publishes policy and research note on how to develop balanced nutrient management innovations in the region.

Gender and social inclusion
Publications

New study provides recommendations to help female-headed households cope with market volatility.

Gender and social inclusion
Publications

An agricultural organization led by indigenous Santal women is also benefiting low-income Muslim women.

Innovation and technology
In the media

Source: Dhaka Tribune (17 Aug 2019)

USAID-funded CIMMYT and iDE project helped young mechanic develop the market for his locally-manufactured machines.

Climate change
News

After Afghanistan, Nepal, and Pakistan, the Regional Drought Monitoring and Outlook System extends its coverage to Bangladesh.

Innovation and technology
Publications

Researchers analyze irrigation service providers to understand how different business models and pump types affect pricing and water conservation.

Climate change
In the media

Source: Dhaka Tribune (24 Jul 2019)

With CIMMYT support, Bangladesh developed blast resistant wheat in the quickest possible time.

Innovation and technology
Features

In Bangladesh, a newly available device takes the hassle out of starting the engine of two-wheel tractors, particularly for women entrepreneurs.

Health and nutrition
News

Researchers urge donor agencies to support the dissemination of new blast-resistant, biofortified wheat in Bangladesh.