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Baira: The floating garden

Baira: The floating garden produced by the Bangladesh Centre for Advanced Studies and the International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED)

This mini documentary shows an adaptation technique used to deal with flood and water-logging in the South-central part of Bangladesh.

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