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Globally, Bangladesh ranks third in terms of production of vegetables and eighth in mango. The Sustainable Agriculture, Food Security and Linkages (SaFaL) is supporting 11,715 farmers (58% women) and the market to tap the potential of productive gains by adopting sustainable technologies in production and post-harvest management.

Solidaridad introduced contract farming among producers and buyers to improve efficiency in the market system and responsible sourcing. Solidaridad also supported the government of Bangladesh in developing the National Action Plan for Pest Free and Safe Mango Production for Domestic Consumption and Export Promotion.

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