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Bangladesh

Practical Action's work in Bangladesh has evolved over time to meet the challenges of poverty, inequality and vulnerability. Deeply committed to helping the poor in Bangladesh, our work on appropriate technology as a means to improve poor peoples livelihoods has been flexible and responsive to local conditions and needs.

About us

Practical Action, through its programmes in Bangladesh, works primarily by:

  • developing, upgrading, demonstrating and putting into practice appropriate technology within communities using participatory approaches.
  • giving skills training and extending capacity building support to NGO/GO staff
  • sharing knowledge and disseminating information and research findings among key stakeholders
  • enabling producers and entrepreneurs information and skills for making access to market opportunities and linkages
  • promoting advocacy and influencing for policy change

The country programme is organized into three thematic areas, namely:

 
 
 

Blogs

Dealing with embarrassment

In many Asian countries there is still a sense of shame associated with the menstruation cycle.  ...
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Tree planting can reduce risks of climate extremes

The coastal area of Bangladesh is the most vulnerable to climate change;  it is prone to salinity...
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Bangladesh can eradicate extreme poverty by 2022

Bangladesh has the capacity to eradicate extreme poverty by 2022. To achieve this Bangladesh need...
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Annual Report 2013, Practical Action, Bangladesh

Annual Report 2013, Practical Action, Bangladesh

Annual Report 2013, Practical Action, Bangladesh

Contact us

Please address enquiries to the Country Director or the Manager of the respective program to the following address.

Previous address
Practical Action Bangladesh
House 12/B, Road 4
Dhanmondi, Dhaka- 1205
Bangladesh>

Practical Action
House-28/A, Road-5
Dhanmondi R/A, Dhaka-1205
Bangladesh

P.O. Box number: 3881

Tel: +880 (0) 2-9672683, 9675236, 9675243
Fax: 8802 9674340

Email: practicalaction@practicalaction.org.bd
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Please note that the address and telephone numbers were updated on 25 September 2014.

Regional & centre office addresses

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