From December 4-5, 2017, the Ministry of Food has organized the Technical Symposium on Nutrition-Sensitive Social Protection, in collaboration with the FAO “Meeting the Undernutrition Challenge (MUCH)” project, UNICEF, WFP, IFPRI, and Save the Children. This is the second series of symposia focusing on nutrition-sensitive approaches and will be attended by representatives from the Government, […]
Food Minister Qamrul Islam said on Wednesday the government has imported enough rice to tackle any supply shortage of the staple food, and now there is no rice crisis in the country. "Rice crisis was created for a short period this year due to early flood. But the government has promptly imported adequate rice to […]
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The food ministry announced the launch of a new comprehensive food security research programme together with Bangladesh Institute of Development Studies (BIDS), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign on Tuesday. Around 150 representatives from civil society organizations and partner institutions from Bangladesh and the United States took part […]