Go to content

List of Abbreviations

AAO Additional Agricultural Officer
ABDC Agro Business Development Component
AEC Agricultural Extension Component
AESA Agro-Eco System Analysis
AFSP Agriculture and Food Security Project
AGEP Agricultural Growth and Employment Programme
BFP Business Focal Point
CHT Chittagong Hill Tracts
CHTDF CHT Development Facility
CMU Component Management Unit
CSC Component Steering Committee
DAE Department of Agricultural Extension
DKK Danish Kroner
DLS Department of Livestock Services
DOF Department of Fisheries
DPP Development Project Proposal
DQA Data Quality Audit
EOD Embassy of Denmark
EQs Evaluation Questions
EVAL The Evaluation Department in the Danish Ministry of Foreign Affairs
FAO Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nation
FF Farmers Facilitator
FFS Farmer Field School
FGD Focus Group Discussions
FO Farmers Organisations
FYP Five-Year Plan
GoB Government of Bangladesh
Ha Hectar
HDC Hill District Councils
IFM Integrated Farm Management
IFMC Integrated Farm Management Component
IFPRI The International Food Policy Research Institute
IPM Integrated Pest Management
KII Key Informant Interviews
LDC Least Developed Countries
MDG Millennium Development Goals
MoA Ministry of Agriculture
MF Master Facilitator
MoCHTA Ministry of Chittagong Hill Tracts Affairs
MT Master Trainer
NGO Non-Governmental Organisation
NSC National Steering Committee
PDC Para Development Committee
RFLDC Regional Fisheries and Livestock Development Component
RIC Regional IFMC Coordinator
RIU Regional Implementation Unit
SAPPO Sub-Assistant Plant Protection Officer
SDF Social Development Fund
SDG Sustainable Development Goals
SPPS Strengthening Plant Protection Services
TAC Technical Advisory Committee
TOC Theory of Change
UAO Upazila Agricultural Officer
UNDP United Nations Development Programme
UP Union Parishad
WEIA Women’s Empowerment Index in Agriculture

Bangladeshi Taka (BDT) is the unit currency of Bangladesh. 100 BDT is equivalent 1.2 USD (based on September 2019 rate).


This page forms part of the publication "Evaluation of Agricultural Growth & Employment Programme (AGEP), Bangladesh – October 2019" as list of abbreviation.
Version no. 1.0, 2020-01-16
Publication may be found at the address http://www.netpublikationer.dk/um/evaluation_agep_bangladesh_oct19/index.html