Poverty In Asia: Bangladesh

Insight 2020/2021

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Ep 23: Poverty In Asia: Bangladesh

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With the coronavirus pandemic hitting Bangladesh hard, millions of the country’s poor are slipping back into destitution. The health crisis coupled with the prospect of deglobalisation are already reversing much of the country's impressive gains in poverty reduction. Will the government's stimulus package help to improve the plight of the country's poor?

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