Agriculture has a deep rooted connection with our culture and self-identity. But the agriculture of Bangladesh is in a high risk. The independent knowledge of our agriculture is going to be annihilated. The indigenous knowledge and resources, which are the hallmark of our agricultural tradition, are overpowered by the new market actors and factors. For last several years the whole production relation of agriculture has changed. Our agriculture is now highly dependent on market for agriculture inputs. It is true…
AFSN is a part of International Food Security Network (IFSN), a global network, possibly the largest food security network, comprised of six networks across five continents. The International Food Security Network (IFSN) has a strong voice as a global food security network currently representing 1,100 CSOs since its establishment 10 years ago. The Asia Food Security Network (AFSN), led by its secretariat INCIDIN Bangladesh, works with 5 national networks covering more than 100 organizations in Bangladesh, Cambodia, India, Pakistan, and…
Agriculture is the prime source of livelihood of a great number of people in the country. Milk and dairy products are considered as the potential agro products. So, Pastoral community or smallholder milk producers are the integral part of extended agriculture sector. The members of pastoral community or small milk producers maintain their livelihood based on milk or milk products. In terms of milk based agro products, the small producers find difficulties with collecting, storing and preserving the raw milk.…
INCIDIN Bangladesh, is facilitating a comprehensive agriculture campaign titled “our agriculture is our life” to influence national government and global institutions particularly, WTO to address and highlight the human rights and livelihoods issues involved with agricultural trade across the globe. Objectives of the campaign One of the principal objectives of the Agriculture campaign is to uphold the peasants’ right and agenda both in national and international sphere as well as WTO. The other prime objective of this campaign is to…