Develop community based mangrove forest conservation and management system in the southwest of Bangladesh

The southwest coastal region of Bangladesh is a part of the Ganges floodplain with a brackish water regime and made it vulnerable to natural disasters. The world’s largest single tract mangrove forest ‘Sundarbans’ is situated in this region consisting of 6000km that is a World Heritage and Ramsar Site of Bangladesh. Unlikely, from the last […]

Sundarbans Adjacent Fishers Enabling to Resilience Building in Paikgachha Upazila of Khulna District

The southwest coastal region of Bangladesh is a climate hotspot and one of the most vulnerable areas in the world to natural disaster. Around one million people in this region are involved with fishing in the estuaries and most cyclone-prone Bay of Bengal. Recently the rate of cyclones and sea depressions increased which creates risks […]

Success Story 1

Up-scaling of Managed Aquifer Recharge for Providing Community Water Supplies in Saline Area’ (MAR Project) Project Area: Rumpal and Mongla Upazila of Bagerhat districts Duration: January 2014 to June 2017(42 months) The Southwest Coastal Region of Bangladesh is a part of the Ganges flood plain and has a rich biodiversity. Geographical location has given it a brackish […]