Muhammad Musa | The Daily Star
  • Muhammad Musa

    The writer is the Executive Director of BRAC.

  • Avoiding the supposedly unavoidable

    The resilience of Bangladeshis is again being tested. Over 685,000 families across 16 districts have been affected by the recent flooding.
  • An end in sight for ultra poverty

    First, social protection programmes designed to offer protection (for example, from hunger), fail to offer the ladder (for example, jobs or livelihood) to climb out of extreme poverty. Second, it doesn't recognise that the ultra poor require additional guidance.