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Development: Non-Governmental Organizations: Bangladesh
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An extensive and diverse nongovernmental organization (NGO) sector has long been active in Bangladesh, engaging in numerous areas and activities, having become integral to socioeconomic development and social mobilization shortly after the birth of the country in 1971. In a country badly affected …

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Mohammad Musfequs Salehin, “Development: Non-Governmental Organizations: Bangladesh”, in: Encyclopedia of Women & Islamic Cultures, General Editor Suad Joseph. Consulted online on 11 December 2023 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1872-5309_ewic_COM_002156>
First published online: 2018

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