Launching ceremony of Bangladesh Integrated Food Policy Research Program

The Food Ministry launched of a new comprehensive food security research programme together with Bangladesh Institute of Development Studies (BIDS), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign on Tuesday December 06, 2016.

The Bangladesh Integrated Food Policy Research Programme will combine policy research with capacity strengthening to tackle all four aspects of food security—availability, access, utilization and stability—in a holistic and sustainable approach.

The programme is a part of the Food Ministry's Modern Food Storage Facilities Project financed by the World Bank.