A Katalyst for development in Bangladesh

    The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development has launched a new competition to recognize innovative ideas that have been successfully scaled up to meet development challenges. Meet the 2014 winner in this guest opinion by OECD-DAC Chair Erik Solheim.

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    About the author

    • Erik Solheim

      Erik Solheim is chair of Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development’s Development Assistance Committee since January 2013, and incoming executive director of the U.N. Environment Program. With a solid background in climate, the environment and peace building, Solheim was also Norway’s minister for international development from 2005 to 2012.