With support, Bangladesh can improve its food security

With support, Bangladesh can improve its food security – Nikkei Asia

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New rice mill will help reduce wastage and increase women’s participation

| Bangladesh

A worker in Dhaka dries rice: Bangladesh’s agricultural sector, which accounts for 12% of GDP, has been challenged to meet ever-growing demand for food grains.   © Reuters

Riccardo Puliti is International Finance Corp.’s regional vice president for Asia and Pacific.

Rice is a great equalizer in Bangladesh. Every urban or rural household keeps it well stocked.

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