Blog posts on "Bangladesh"
There is one sector that contributes up to a third of gross domestic product, and is an important source of foreign currency, in many of Asia’s developing countries. It could be deployed to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals.
Over-the-counter derivatives allow investors and lenders to price and structure tailor-made funding arrangements to promote long-term infrastructure finance.
Trade can benefit women and girls in a variety of ways, but only if the right policies are put into place
Crop insurance is a valuable climate adaptation tool for disaster-prone countries like Bangladesh.
Connecting women with wholesale markets can help them escape hunger, narrowing the gender gap.
Let’s make housing finance accessible to middle- and low-income households that are part of the informal economy.
Fields of dreams should be based on project communication to fully achieve development outcomes.
Bilateral power trading deals among SASEC countries should gradually expand. A single interconnected power market would be a clear win for the subregion.
The region’s tragic monsoon floods show the importance of scaling up disaster risk reduction efforts before new emergencies unfold.