Bangladesh - Microfinance and Technical Support Project - December 2008
Fish being dried in Badurpur, Bangladesh.
They have received loan from IFAD's Microfinance and Technical Support Project to invest in their fishing business. The project focuses on the promotion of high-value products with established marketing chains that do not require large land holdings. The project also provides access to savings and credit servcies to rural communities whith limited access to land in an area affected by extreme yearly flooding. The aim of the project is to mitigate the vulnerability of poor people through the diversification of livelihoods and improved access to essential services. Badurpur is located in Biswamvarpur, Sunamganj, Bangladesh.
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