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Tanguar Haor – making the most of its natural treasures

Tanguar Haor – making the most of its natural treasures

In Bangladesh, IUCN is working with local communities to conserve and sustain a unique wetland ecosystem, Tanguar Haor. The area is exceptionally biodiverse and contributes to the country’s food production and security.
But the standard of living in Tanguar Haor is very low, and the wetlands are being exploited in an unsustainable manner.

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Stand Beside Bangladesh

Stand Beside Bangladesh

Bangladesh’s economic growth is slowed down by environmental catastrophes related to climate change, local authorities are now creating a detailed action plan in partnership with international organizations and governments around the world to develop a strategy to tackle and mitigate the damage caused by climate change.

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Centre for Services and Information on Disability, Bangladesh

Centre for Services and Information on Disability, Bangladesh

The Centre for Services and Information on Disability is the winner of the Stars Foundation impact education award for its work to end the stigma of disability in Bangladesh. The Dhaka-based centre works with some of the most marginalised children and young people in Bangladesh, offering them access to education and employment, and promoting their inclusion in society.

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