This report identifies in greater detail the effective use of credit rating to enable financing of public–private partnership (PPP) projects in infrastructure. With the goal to assist the Government of Bangladesh in the successful implementation of PPP, the report shares the key aspects of the government’s policy and strategies for PPP and information on the progress made so far, as well as the challenges faced in taking PPP forward in Bangladesh, and defines the role of credit rating agencies in PPP infrastructure financing.
Sectoral Perspectives on Gender and Social Inclusion: Agriculture
This publication assesses the current situation of gender equality and social inclusion in Nepal's agriculture and livestock sector and identifies the barriers faced by women, the poor and excluded groups in accessing agriculture services.
Regional Cooperation and Integration through Cross-Border Infrastructure Development in South Asia: Impact on Poverty
This study analyses the direct and indirect links between cross-border infrastructural development and poverty reduction under the guise of transport, electricity and communication infrastructure.