Agricultural Policy Support Unit (APSU)

Ministry of Agriculture

Government of the People's Republic of Bangladesh

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    On April 26, 2017, IFPRI and the Agricultural Policy Support Unit (APSU) of the Ministry of Agriculture jointly organized a seminar to disseminate the baseline findings of the Agriculture, Nutrition, and Gender Linkages (ANGeL) Project. […]

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    Bangladesh is the first South Asian country to approve commercial cultivation of a genetically modified food crop: brinjal (eggplant). Although advancements in agricultural biotechnology like Bt brinjal could accelerate food production to meet the demand of Bangladesh’s […]

  • ANGeL Baseline Seminar

    The Ministry of Agriculture is implementing the three-year Agriculture, Nutrition, and Gender Linkages (ANGeL) Project, which aims to identify actions and investments in agriculture that can leverage agricultural growth to improve nutrition, and to enhance […]

  • ANGeL Trains Community Women as Nutrition Champions

    From May 29-31, 25 local female community nutrition workers, referred to as “ANGeL Pushti Kormis” (APKs), were selected to train households on nutrition behavior change communication (BCC) under the Ministry of Agriculture’s two-year Agriculture, Nutrition, […]

  • Integrating Nutrition into Agriculture Extension

    From May 15-19, 25 Sub-Assistant Agriculture Officers (SAAOS) were trained on agriculture production and nutrition for the Ministry of Agriculture’s two-year Agriculture, Nutrition, and Gender Linkages (ANGeL) pilot project. SAAOs came from nine districts, including […]

  • Ministry Trainings Link Agriculture and Nutrition

    From May 8-12, 25 SAAOs from the Department of Agricultural Extension, Ministry of Agriculture, Government of Bangladesh were trained on agriculture production and nutrition for the Ministry of Agriculture’s two-year Agriculture, Nutrition, and Gender Linkages […]

  • Ministry Uses Nutrition Knowledge to Change Behaviors

    From May 3-5, 25 Sub-Assistant Agriculture Officers (SAAOs) under the Department of Agricultural Extension, Ministry of Agriculture, Government of Bangladesh were trained on nutrition behavior change communication (BCC) for the Ministry of Agriculture’s Agriculture, Nutrition, […]

  • ANGel Baseline Survey

    Under the Agriculture, Nutrition, and Gender Linkages (ANGeL) Project, a baseline survey was conducted from November 16, 2015-January 17, 2016 in 16 upazilas in 16 districts across Bangladesh to evaluate the impact of the project’s […]

  • Launching ANGeL Project

    The Ministry of Agriculture’s two-year Agriculture, Nutrition, and Gender Linkages (ANGeL) Project was officially launched by the Honorable Minister of Agriculture Matia Chowdhury on October 29, 2015 at the Agricultural Policy Support Unit of the […]