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Bangladesh

Speakers at the Asia Society Washington Center's Bangladesh event on March 23, 2011. (Asia Society Washington Center)
A New Vision for Bangladesh
Govt. officials, businessmen outline ambitious plans for trade, exchange, and development at DC event. more
Enhancing Investment Relations Between the United States and Bangladesh.
Enhancing Investment Relations Between the United States and Bangladesh
A new Asia Society report aims to help Bangladesh become a "middle-income country." more
Driving Global Innovations from Emerging Markets
"The West will meet the East in India and both will co-innovate new solutions for the entire world." more
The Tryst Betrayed: Reflections on Indian Diplomacy and Development by Jagat Mehta.
India to Strengthen Bonds with Neighbors for Regional Stability
India needs to make stronger efforts in building functional relationships with its neighbors for the country and the region. more
Panelists Achim Dobermann (L), and Debashish Mitra (R), speak at Asia Society India Centre on Food Security in Asia. (Asia Society India Centre)
Never an Empty Bowl: Launch of Food Security Task Force Report
Asia Society India Centre launches Food Security Task Force Report with panelists Achim Dobermann and Debashish Mitra. more

A Return to Democracy: Bangladesh Elections

Multimedia Feature: Millions of Bangladeshis voted in the general election that signaled their country's peaceful return to democracy. more
Microfinance programs offer financial services to the poor to help start small businesses. (Asia Society)
Microfinance: Seeds of Change
Microfinance enables people to escape a cycle of poverty by giving them loans to start a trade or business and savings accounts to accrue interest. more
The soft, malleable coast of Bangladesh is vulnerable to rising seas. (Md. Asif Ali/Flickr)
Bangladesh: In the Eye of the Storm
What makes Bangladesh so vulnerable to the effects of global warming? more
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How Micro-Finance Helps the Poor
An interview with Shafiqual Haque Choudhury, founder of Association for Social Advancement (ASA), a financial institution that covers 1.2 million borrowers. more