|Title:||Bangladesh - Market Infrastructure Development Project in the Charland Regions - December 2008|
Alpona Rani, 32, harvests crops in her bean field in Char Samaiya, Bangladesh.
The Market Infrastructure Development Project in the Charland Regions focuses on improving upon living conditions in an area characterized by an active river basin that is subject to erosion. The project includes areas which are subject to severe annual flooding and extensive river erosion in the coastal areas of Bangladesh. The project works with rural communities to assist small-scale farmers and traders, particularly women, to improve upon their living conditions and raise their earning capacity.
Char Samaiya is located in Vola, Borisal, Bangladesh.
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