Bangladesh - Sunamganj Community-Based Resource Management Project - December 2008
Fishermen cast their nets in a river in Ghatgatia, Bangladesh.
These fishermen have received loan from the IFAD project to invest in their fishing business. The Sunamgang Community-Based Resource Management Project focuses upon improving participants' access to essential services and resources by diversifying their livelihood options and to empowering women.
This component of the project is being implemented to ensure access of the poor fisher community to water-bodies. The project applies participatory community-based management of resources. Sunamganj district is remote, neglected, and characterized by destructive flooding patterns.
Ghatgatia is located in Biswamvarpur, Sunamganj, Bangladesh.
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