Bangladesh Academy for Rural Development (BARD), Comilla is internationally acclaimed for its many innovative works in the field of rural development in Bangladesh. The Comilla Approach to Rural Development , which is, in fact, a package of mutually supportive development models produced lasting impacts on changing the lives and living environment of the rural poor. BARD celebrated its Golden Jubilee on 27 May 2009. The 53 year's experiences in the arenas of training, research and action research could be shared by all countries and people engaged in rural development. We are delighted to launch this website since this will facilitate instant sharing of our experiences by the world community. We gladly welcome you to our website and promise to make it richer and keep it update always. For more details on any issues please contact us .