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  • Mallick, Fuad Hassan; Mourshed, Monjur (© 2012 Open House International, )
    The interdependence and feedback between climate impacts mitigation and adaptation to the inevitable changes in climate are the key challenges for the built environment in the coming decades. These challenges are more ...
  • Younus, Md. Aboul Fazal; Sharna, Sabrina Shahrin (© 2014 World Scientific Publishing Co. Pte Ltd, 2014)
    Bangladesh has been identified as one of the countries most vulnerable to climate change and rising sea-level. This is because it is located at the northern end of the funnel-shaped Bay of Bengal, and as a consequence it ...
  • Ahmed, Manzoor (© 2011 Springer Science+Business Media B.V., 2011-08)
    Increasing recognition of a broadened concept of literacy challenges policy-makers and practitioners to re-define literacy operationally, develop and apply appropriate methods of assessing literacy and consider and act ...
  • Zaman, Aubhishek M.; Razzaque, Samsad (© 2013 AVES Ibrahim Kara, 2013)
    Antibacterials are agents that act against pernicious bacterial pathogens by killing or inactivating them. At present, designing antibacterials have been assisted greatly by omics sciences-genomics, proteomics, metabolomics ...
  • Williams, Shoshannah; Murray, Carolyn (© 2013 British Journal of Occupational Therapy, 2013)
    Introduction: A meta-synthesis is a means of extracting data from multiple qualitative studies about the same topic, re-analysing the findings and bringing them together as a collective whole. Data from six qualitative ...
  • Adams, Alayne M; Rabbani, Atonu; Ahmed, Shamim; Mahmood, Shehrin Shaila; Al-Sabir, Ahmed; Rashid, Sabina F; Evans, Timothy G (© 2013 The Lancet, 2013)
    By disaggregating gains in child health in Bangladesh over the past several decades, signifi cant improvements in gender and socioeconomic inequities have been revealed. With the use of a social determinants of health ...
  • Ahmed, Tahmeed; Mahfuz, Mustafa; Ireen, Santhia; Ahmed, A. M. Shamsir; Rahman, Sabuktagin; Islam, M Munirul; Alam, Nurul; Hossain, Md Iqbal; Rahman, S M Mustafizur; Ali, M Mohsin; Choudhury, Fatima Perveen; Cravioto, Alejandro (© 2012 Journal of Health, Population and Nutrition, 2012)
    Although child and maternal malnutrition has been reduced in Bangladesh, the prevalence of underweight (weight-for-age z-score <-2) among children aged less than five years is still high (41%). Nearly one-third of women ...
  • Md. Yunus, Fakir; Khan, Safayet; Chowdhury, Priyanka; Hasnat Milton, Abul; Hussain, Sumaira; Rahman, Mahfuzar (© 2016 MDPI AG, 2016)
    Arsenic contamination in drinking water has a detrimental impact on human health which profoundly impairs the quality of life. Despite recognition of the adverse health implications of arsenic toxicity, there have been few ...
  • Siddiqi, Dina Mahnaz (© 2015 International Labor and Working-Class History, Inc., 2015)
    On the afternoon of August 2, 2014, I walked into Hossain Market, one of the many nondescript multistoried buildings lining the commercial thoroughfare in Uttor Badda, Dhaka. I had gone to show solidarity with hunger-striking ...
  • Haider, A F M Yusuf; Rahman, Bulu; Khan, Zulfiqar H.; M, Abedin Kazi (© 2015, Mary Ann Liebert, Inc., 2015-04)
    Laser-induced breakdown spectroscopy (LIBS) was applied to the analysis of ecotoxic metals in water samples, an issue of major importance for environmental monitoring. Pollution in water bodies around Dhaka city, Bangladesh ...
  • Sharoni, Simona; Siddiqi, Dina Mahnaz; Abdulhadi, Rabab; Al-Ali, Nadje; Eaves, Felicia; Lentin, Ronit; Eaves, Felicia (© 2015 Taylor & Francis, )