August 16, 2017

Community Seed Bank: Ensuring farmers’ seed sovereignty

Farmers in Bangladesh used to produce and preserve seeds. However, the current situation has changed. Farmers are losing control over the seeds. Nowadays, more than 90% […]
August 16, 2017

Pesticide-Free Dry Fish Production: Ensuring income, reducing health risks

There are places in Bangladesh that rely on the production of dried fish for their livelihood. The biggest dried fish yards in the country are located […]
August 15, 2017

Enhancing farmers and fishers’ capacity to improve their livelihood through community radio

Char Fasson Upazilla in Bangladesh is an area lagged behind in many socio-economic indicators. One of the major profession in the area is fishing. Among the […]
May 10, 2017

Promotion of alternative to chemical fertilizer (Bangladesh)

MTCP2 Bangladesh is promoting vermicompost, a cost-effective and eco-friendly alternative to chemical fertilizers. About 220 farmers are now producing vermicompost and they are running their plants […]
May 10, 2017

Eco-friendly technologies to improve agricultural production by farmers

The economy of Bangladesh is dependent on agriculture as well as farmers. Population is increasing day by day here; on the other hand cultivable land is […]
September 28, 2016

Bangladesh farmer leader receives national agriculture award

The secretary of the Coastal Farmers’ Association-CFA (COAST Trust), a participating organization in MTCP2 Bangladesh, recently received the Sher-E-Bangla Agriculture Award for his contribution to seed […]
June 8, 2016

Promoting Alternatives to Chemical Pesticides

In Bangladesh, COAST Trust is promoting alternatives to chemical pesticides among small scale farmers through the use of communication materials. Through these communication materials, farmers are […]
July 29, 2015

Community Radio Program of MTCP2 Bangladesh

Dear Friends and Colleagues Greetings from MTCP2 Bangladesh. You may know that, in Bangladesh we have a plan to use the power of Community Radios in […]
June 18, 2015

COAST and it’s CITEP Initiatives Towards Sustainable Agriculture Development

The economy of Bangladesh is dependent on agriculture as well as farmers. Population is increasing day by day here; on the other hand cultivable land is […]