This report summarizes results from a rapid phone survey conducted to understand welfare during the COVID
lockdown of beneficiaries of two Department of Social Services’ programs - Old Age Allowance and Widow
Allowance programs. Key findings suggest that these beneficiaries have been hit hard due to COVID restrictions,.....continue
Rural household can have access to financial institutions through mobile banking that will help them improve their consumptions and savings, said speakers at a seminar in Dhaka on Sunday.
The seminar, Mobile Banking and Remittance: Evidence of Migrant Workers of Urban Bangladesh, was organised by International Growth Centre at.....continue