Bangladesh food security

Don't turn essential items into unaffordable luxuries

Government must bring down prices of essentials

Agriculture must adapt to climate change

Our food security, farmers’ survival are at stake

Women’s health and well-being must be prioritised

New study reveals worrying level of malnutrition among women

Stop brick kilns from devouring farmlands

Government must do more than just shutting illegal establishments

Inflation eating into daily meals

Authorities must address skyrocketing food prices

A success story that remains incomplete

Triumphs in agricultural farming contrast with plight of farmers, consumers

Boon for a few, bane for the vast many

Topsoil removal is hurting land fertility, nation's food security prospects

Our soil is losing precious nutrients

Concerted efforts needed to improve soil health, ensure food security

Law alone cannot stop food hoarding

But it’s a vital first step, and needs to be implemented regularly

February 6, 2023
February 6, 2023

We must check relentless price increase

Lack of action to bring down prices of food is especially concerning

January 26, 2023
January 26, 2023

Rising farming cost can threaten food security

Authorities must ensure farming is profitable for farmers

January 25, 2023
January 25, 2023

The vulnerable need food support

Why cut back on public food distribution programmes when they are needed the most?

December 5, 2022
December 5, 2022

Can we live healthy if our soil doesn’t?

Land degradation is posing a serious threat to our food security, health and environment

November 28, 2022
November 28, 2022

‘To avoid rice shortage, markets must function well’

Dr Mohammad Jahangir Alam of BAU talks to The Daily Star about the country's rice production.

November 18, 2022
November 18, 2022

Keep an eye out for the unfed

As lines in front of OMS trucks get longer, we must reach out to the most vulnerable

November 12, 2022
November 12, 2022

Denial syndrome is hampering our economic policies

Interventions must involve fiscal policy to address our fundamental economic issues

November 12, 2022
November 12, 2022

Denial syndrome is hampering our economic policies

Interventions must involve fiscal policy to address our fundamental economic issues

November 8, 2022
November 8, 2022

We must prioritise food security

PM’s call in this regard is a welcome one

October 18, 2022
October 18, 2022

We must avert food crisis

Food security should be one of our top priorities

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