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New land, new life: a success story of new land resettlement in Bangladesh.

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The Ganges-Brahmaputra-Meghna deltas has newly emerged 'char' islands, which are very vulnerable, socially, institutionally and environmentally. This book explains how the governments of Bangladesh and the Netherlands cooperated on a land-based rural development project to give settlers security and purpose. The 13 chapters in this book are based on experience gathered from implementing the Char D...

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Chapter 2 (Page no: 3)

The birth of CDSP-IV.

This chapter outlines the main objectives of the Char Development and Settlement Project (CDSP) in Bangladesh as well as its evolution from phase I of the project (which started in 1994) to phase IV (which ended in 2018).

Other chapters from this book

Chapter: 1 (Page no: 1) The coastal chars of Bangladesh. Author(s): Haider, N. Jenkins, A.
Chapter: 3 (Page no: 17) Managing char development and settlement: a complex process. Author(s): Haider, N. Jenkins, A.
Chapter: 4 (Page no: 25) Involving the communities and civil society. Author(s): Haider, N. Jenkins, A.
Chapter: 5 (Page no: 37) Role of women in development. Author(s): Begum, N.
Chapter: 6 (Page no: 43) Developing the infrastructure. Author(s): Chakraborty, M. K.
Chapter: 7 (Page no: 56) The land settlement process. Author(s): Karim, M. R.
Chapter: 8 (Page no: 64) The power of agriculture. Author(s): Karim, M. B.
Chapter: 9 (Page no: 74) Money matters - savings and loans. Author(s): Sarker, K. S.
Chapter: 10 (Page no: 79) Environmental improvement with trees. Author(s): Islam, M. R.
Chapter: 11 (Page no: 85) Income and quality of life. Author(s): Sarker, K. S.
Chapter: 12 (Page no: 91) Our pride. Author(s): Haider, N. Jenkins, A.
Chapter: 13 (Page no: 95) When the project leaves. Author(s): Haider, N. Jenkins, A.

Chapter details

  • Author Affiliation
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  • Year of Publication
  • 2020
  • ISBN
  • 9781789246049
  • Record Number
  • 20203267132