Ashoka Fellow
Bangladesh
Fellow Since 1992
Association for Community Development (ACD)
    This description of Salima Sarwar's work was prepared when Salima Sarwar was elected to the Ashoka Fellowship in 1992.
    Introduction
    Salima Sarwar's efforts to assist village women plant and own valuable trees helps not only to empower women and increase their incomes, but helps restore environmental balance in rural Bangladesh as well.
    The New Idea
    The Problem
    The Strategy
    The Person

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