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Agriculture in Bangladesh: A Key Poverty Reducer

May 17, 2016

Bangladesh is well known for its progress in human development. But its achievements in agriculture remain an untold story despite being key to reducing poverty since 2000. A new World Bank report “Dynamics of Rural Growth in Bangladesh: Sustaining Poverty Reduction” identifies changes in the farm and non-farm sectors of the rural economy and the policy implications and actions to foster future growth, further reduce poverty, and improve food security and nutrition.


Agriculture in Bangladesh: A Key Poverty Reducer