Funding


Nuffic – Orange Knowledge Programme

Nuffic funds the project in the context of the Orange Knowledge Programme. This programme aims to contribute to a society’s sustainable and inclusive development by offering access to education and training to professionals and organisations.

Partners


PSTU – Faculty of Agriculture

Patuakhali Science and Technology University (PSTU) is one of the fast growing public universities of Bangladesh. It has 9 faculties, among them the Faculty of Agriculture.


WUR – Water Systems and Global Change Group

The Water Systems and Global Change (WSG) group is a solution-oriented, multidisciplinary research group. Our ambition is to contribute to sustainable water systems in a changing global environment through scientific research.


WUR – Wageningen Environmental Research

The research institute Wageningen Environmental Research (WEnR) aims to contribute to the realisation of a high quality and sustainable green living environment, by qualified and independent research.


WUR – Wageningen Plant Research

The research institute Wageningen Plant Research (WPR) combines knowledge and expertise in plant sciences. With this, we offer new perspectives for sustainable agriculture to our partners from e.g. industry, governments, research institutes and universities.


CIMMYT – Bangladesh department

The International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center (CIMMYT) uses science to make a differencehelping tens of millions of farmers grow more nutritious, resilient and productive maize and wheat cropping systems, using methods that nourish the environment and combat climate change.


Acacia Water

The mission of Acacia Water is improving the access to clean and safe water. Together with more than 30 enthusiastic groundwater experts we research and advise. Continuous contact with the owners and users of the water is our standard. From villagers to village elder, from citizens to government, from water authority to farmer.


The Salt Doctors

The Salt Doctors diagnose the salinity conditions in the field, develop tailor-made adaptive farming systems, and much more. Thereby, we help farmers with adapting to salinity, increase crop yields, and improve their livelihoods.