Rice Stock and Trade Policy in South Asia: A Role for International Stock Arrangements
A seminar on 'Rice Stock and Trade Policy in South Asia: A Role for International Stock Arrangements' has been held at BIDS auditorium on October 2, 2013 (Wednesday) at 11:00 am. Paul Dorosh, PhD, Director, Development Strategy & Governance Division, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) presented the paper. The seminar was presided by Dr. M. K. Mujeri, Director General, BIDS.
How to make the most of science and technology investments in developing countries
A seminar titled “How to make the most of science and technology investments in developing countries” took place on July 09, 2013 (Tuesday) at 3:00 pm in BIDS Conference Room. The keynote paper was presented by Julia Lane, Senior Managing Economist, American Institutes for Research, Washington, D.C, USA. Dr. Mustafa K. Mujeri, Director General, BIDS chaired the session. click here to download the powerpoint presentation file.
Integration of Women into Grameen Shakti’s Clean Energy Program in Bangladesh.
Rationale and Objectives
In the 2000s an opportunity opened for a USAID intervention in Bangladesh which would jointly pursue two objectives in a complementary manner: the extension of renewable energy technology (RET) on a significant scale would be achieved through the concurrent economic empowerment of rural women. Funding was provided through the Rural Empowerment through Renewable Energy project to Grameen Shakti, the leading renewable energy company in the country, .............More