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 […]
August 13, 2017

South Asia Sub-Regional Steering Committee Meeting

This year’s South Asia Sub-Regional Steering Committee Meeting will be held at Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh. Cox’s Bazar is the world’s longest beach with an unbroken 120 […]
May 31, 2017

SEWA Roundtable on “Sustainable Agriculture – Nexus between Energy, Agriculture, Work and Women”

Monday 22nd May, 2017 : The African Development Bank invited SEWA to host the Roundtable to discuss the nexus between Energy, Agriculture, Work and Women at it’s Annual […]
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 […]
May 10, 2017

Farmers increase production, address diseases, and access weather forecast and market price information through mobile application (Nepal)

Ritu Mausami Krishi Farm increased its vegetables production nearly about 20 percent and solved the problems of crop diseases, weather forecast and market prices through the […]
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 […]