U of M prof leads project analyzing dried fish social economy | The Manitoban

U of M prof leads project analyzing dried fish social economy | The Manitoban

University of Manitoba anthropology professor Derek Johnson is at the helm of a long-term project studying the social economy of dried fish. Dried Fish Matters is composed of eight teams across India, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Bangladesh, Cambodia and Myanmar, with ties to local universities, governments and advocacy groups as well as other collaborators around the […]

India, Bangladesh look at forging closer ties on farm front – Social News XYZ

India, Bangladesh look at forging closer ties on farm front

Home » INDIANARRATIVE » India, Bangladesh look at forging closer ties on farm front 🔊 Listen to this article By Mahua Venkatesh New Delhi, Feb 8 (SocialNews.XYZ) India and Bangladesh will look at ways to jointly enhance productivity in the agriculture sector with forward and backward integration in the field. The two countries could also […]

Protesting Indian farmers draw global attention with social media solidarity

Experts suggest forming Agricultural Price Commission to protect farmers’ interests

Published: February 03, 2021 13:43:18 | Updated: February 03, 2021 18:06:11 Protesting Indian farmers won global attention on Wednesday with prominent Western activists joining pop superstar Rihanna in support of their months-long campaign against agriculture reforms they say will benefit big business at their expense. Tens of thousands of farmers have been camped out on […]

Covid-19 and social protection in Bangladesh

Covid-19 and social protection in Bangladesh

Sadiq Ahmed   | Published: January 31, 2021 20:34:37 The global Covid-19 pandemic has terrorised the world, unleashing huge number of infections and sad loss of lives.  On March 23 the Government of Bangladesh imposed a lockdown that was extended to May 30, 2020.  On the economic front many economic activities, especially in the urban […]