Local Action under National Constraint – focusing on local government


The available statistics on Bangladesh and its people indicate the depth of deprivation prevailing for a major part of its large polpulation. In comparison with other countries in the region, Bangladesh scores low on human development. The report attempts to look behind the available indicators, by groups of the population and over time.

Principal Contributors: Battacharya Debapria (GO-NGO Collaboration)Salehuddin Ahmed (GO-NGO Collaboration)Hossain, Mohabub and Salim RahidSelim JahamAbdul Hye MondalHussain Zillur RahmanBinayak SenDr. Debapriya Bhattacharya (Bangladesh Institute of Development Studies)Mr. Jahirul IslamMs. Shahina IslamMr. K.M. Ashraful Munim
Employment - Sustainable Livelihood
Local Development (Regional/Rural)
Public Finance