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Initiatives by topic[edit]

Biodiversity[edit]

WildTeam

Climate action[edit]

Communities online[edit]

Infoladies

Community energy[edit]

Environment quality[edit]

'Let's Clean Bangladesh' – a regular program of The Dhaka Project - Wikipedia: Floods in Bangladesh, Water supply and sanitation in Bangladesh, Water management in Dhaka

Food activism[edit]

Small-scale fish farming in Bangladesh - Solar cooking resources in Bangladesh

Social inclusion[edit]

The Dhaka Project

Towards sustainable economies[edit]

Grameen Bank

News and comment[edit]

2017

Solar-Powered Trike Ambulance In Bangladesh, Feb 18 [1]

2016

'Swarm Electrification' in Bangladesh Lets Neighbours Swap Solar Electricity, Nov 29 [2]

In Rural Bangladesh, Solar Power Dents Poverty, Oct 4 [3]

Saving Bangladesh’s last rainforest, Sep 21 [4]

Rajshahi: the city that took on air pollution – and won, Jun 17 [5]

How Bangladeshi inventors are making eco-friendly air conditioners from plastic bottles, Jun 2 [6]

2015

Bangladesh fires up large-scale solar to boost power generation, November 20 [7]

Solar-Powered Pumps Reduce Irrigation Costs in Bangladesh, September 8 [8]

2014

The Solar Energy Revolution Everyone’s Ignoring… Is In Bangladesh, October 25 [9]

Bangladesh going solar in a big way, May 12 [10]

Climate disasters threaten Bangladesh’s social gains, January 22 [11]

2010

Bangladesh sets new world record – five million high quality Compact fluorescent lamp Ws distributed to Bangladeshi homes, [12] July 26

Island's disappearance attributed to global warming, [13] March 25

"It is predicted that 18 percent of our coastal area will be submerged and 20 million people will be displaced. Are our political parties aware of these issues?" [14] March 25

Bangladesh, India: The Relationship Between Water Crisis And Migration, [15] by Rezwan, February 19. Sowmya Suryanarayanan at Strategic Foresight opines that the lack of freshwater resources in Bangladesh “is a massive threat and will remain a primary reason for cross border migration in the future.”

2009

An ordinary citizen highlights the crusade of some local media to save the rivers of Dhaka from pollution, [16] September 21

2009 SEED Award Winners, [17] May 12

"Solar conversion of traditional kerosene hurricane lamps". A national NGO in partnership with a local NGO and a cooperative have developed an innovative device called "SuryaHurricane", a low-cost solar lantern made from recycled parts of the conventional and much used kerosene lantern.

"Generating local economy through regenerating local resources". A cooperation between a national NGO, a research institution and a small-sized business aims to avoid bio-diversity losses and degradation of the agricultural lands, by recycling waste from rice-growing for the production of cement that will be used in the production of low cost housing materials.

Resources[edit]

Maps[edit]

Wikimedia Atlas of Bangladesh

Research[edit]

Bangladesh Centre for Advanced Studies

Video[edit]

Interwiki links[edit]

Wikipedia: Bangladesh

External links[edit]


References

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The list of authors can be seen in the history, link via drop down menu at top left of page.

  1. @CleanTechnica
  2. @motherboard
  3. nytimes.com
  4. news.mongabay.com
  5. The Guardian
  6. observers.france24.com
  7. Thomson Reuters
  8. worldbank.org
  9. cleantechnica.com
  10. The Atlantic
  11. climateandcapitalism.com
  12. globalvoicesonline.org
  13. wikinews:Disputed island disappears beneath sea on India-Bangladesh border
  14. Had I been in Voyager 1!!!
  15. Global Voices Online
  16. An Ordinary citizen
  17. United Nations Environment Programme


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