Political Economy Approaches to Reform

 

Bangladesh: Billion Dollar Leather Sector Poised for Growth after Environmental Reform

April 15, 2015

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Bangladesh’s highly productive leather sector, under growing international scrutiny for destructive environmental practices, now seems poised for new growth as a major environmental upgrade nears completion. For decades, pollution from Dhaka’s tanneries has poured into the…

 

Bangladesh Moving Fast Toward Cleaner Leather Industry

April 16, 2014

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Bangladesh’s Buriganga River, which flows along the southwest border of Dhaka, has long been a lifeline for this sprawling capital of over 15 million, and is today a vital economic link to the rest of the country connected by an intricate network of rivers and tributaries.