How Nepal’s bold new social security system inspired a delegation from Bangladesh

The comprehensive social security measures Nepal introduced for formal sector workers raised the interest of neighbouring Bangladesh, a country on the brink of reaching middle-income status. With the support of German development cooperation, a Bangladeshi delegation undertook a study tour to Nepal and this resulted in rich learnings, for both sides.

Helping Bangladesh’s injured workers return to work

A two-year intervention supported by German development cooperation has been working with employers in the export-oriented garment industry,  Bangladesh’s largest employer, to implement voluntary rehabilitation and return to work policies which not only reduce  time lost through accidents and disability but also save them money and makes them more attractive to overseas buyers.


Getting Everyone on the Same Page

A knowledge management platform for development partners supporting Bangladesh’s health reform programme

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