Bangladesh PBL 2014-17
12 Strategies for Transforming Vulnerabilities of Tribal Communities
Project Fact Sheet
Climate vulnerable coastal districts, cyclones, tidal wave, extreme flooding, agricultural land affected by salinity, low organic matter content in the soil.
Holistic approach to poverty reduction from conventional relief-and-response practices to an integrated and regenerative risk reduction culture.
First organic shop in Banishanta market with excess produce managed by self-help groups. Mulching, herbal pesticides, raised-bed cultivation. Participation in natural resource management, nine community organic gardens, six vermiculture and six horticulture sites, plus six canal fisheries.