Poverty and Vulnerability

Psychological Well-being Research

Important development programmes such as microfinance often do not reach the very poorest households. A new set of initiatives, called Graduation p read more

Research on the Vulnerabilities of Children with Disability (CWDs) From Low-income Households.

Save the Children is implementing a project titled ‘Inclusive Protection and Empowerment Project for Children wi read more

Supervision of Recruitment Activities of Shushilan for Nari Project

NORTHERN AREAS REDUCTION-OF-POVERTY INITIATIVE (NARI) is a pilot project aiming at facilitating access to employment o read more

Renters are renters! Assessing tenants-renters relationship in Dhaka’s low income settlements built on private lands

The low-income settlements built in the suburb of Dhaka are usually dominated by the owners of the settlements and less is explored regarding the t read more

The ADB’s impact on food security in South Asia: ADB Agriculture Project Case Study of Bangladesh

The Asian Development Bank has a project in Bangladesh titled Southwestern Area Integrated Water Resources Planning and Management. The project are read more

Community and Institutional Responses to the Challenges facing poor Urban People in an era of Global Warming in Bangladesh

This research seeks to create policy relevant knowledge about how climate change impacts on the livelihoods and living conditions of poor urban peo read more

Institutional Study of BNWLA Shelter Homes

Female victims of domestic violence without refuge are housed and rehabilitated in BNWLA’s shelter homes. The study explored an institutional read more

Documentation of Best practices of the project “Empowering the poor through federations”

The documentation of best practices was the result of collective contribution by concerned stakeholders (i.e. the project staffs and trainers, deci read more

Impact Evaluation of Property Rights Initiative Project

The Property Rights Initiative (PRI) launched by BRAC is dedicated to protecting and promoting human rights of the poor and marginalized through le read more

Best practice documentation of the project “Empowering the poor through federations” of RDRS, Bangladesh – with Rangpur Dinajpur Development Society (RDRS), 2011

RDRS Bangladesh works with the rural poor and their organizations in order to establish and claim their rights as citi read more

Final Evaluation of ‘Empowering the Poor through Federations’ (EPF) project

The project was co-funded by the European Commission and DCA, FCA, CoS and NCA. dRi was responsible for carrying out the final evaluation of the pr read more

Mid-term Evaluation of the Pro-poor Initiative for Disaster Risk Reduction Understanding Climate Vulnerability and Economic Development (PRODUCE) Project

dRi was assigned to conduct the mid-term evaluation of the project. This study presented findings on the impact of the project on the lives of the read more

Climate Related Shocks and Stresses, Coping Strategies and their Consequences: A Pilot Study in Barguna

This is a Pilot Study on a project initiated by WFP Bangladesh in Barguna district to develop greater understanding of climate related shocks and s read more

Conducting a Survey for the Project on Coordinated Country Case Studies – Innovation and Growth (CCS-14PG) of Raising Productivity of SME’s Bangladesh

This study was funded and supported by the “Innovation and Growth” project of UKaid. The main target of th read more

Conducting a Follow up/Midline Survey to Evaluate the Impact of Providing Vouchers that Make Loan Repayment More Flexible for Eligible Dabi & Progoti Borrowers

BRAC Microfinance Programme, Bocconi University and Stockholm University planned to conduct a follow up/midline survey read more

Conducting a Baseline Survey to Evaluate the Impact of Providing Vouchers that Make Loan Repayment More Flexible for Eligible Dabi & Progoti Borrowers

BRAC Microfinance Program, Bocconi University and Stockholm University planned to conduct a baseline survey to evaluat read more

Situation Analysis and Potential Intervention Options for Bangladesh: Special Initiative Framework.

The study was initiated with a vision to develop a wellbeing framework to assess how the urban poor people set and prioritize their goals in life a read more

Socio-ecological Vulnerability, Social Protection and Migration: An examination of fisheries livelihoods in coastal Bangladesh

This research was conducted by Iftekharul Haque as a part of his PhD study of University of Ottawa. The objective of t read more

Impact phase of the evolution of the Dutch Food Security in Bangladesh

To assess the impact of two Food Security projects, Safal and Blue Gold (BG) that are sponsored by the Dutch governmen read more

Evaluation Activities for the Best School for Girls campaign, Bangladesh

The Best School for Girls’ Campaign program aims to reduce child marriage and keep girls in schools. The program uses facilitated film screen read more

A0710 GEFA Longitudinal Monitoring and Independent Impact Assessment of CLP-02

CLP-2 builds on the first phase of the Chars Livelihood Program (CLP-1) and seeks to reduce extreme poverty across communities with the aim of reac read more

Thematic Study of EEP project.

The Economic Empowerment and Vulnerable Women in Bangladesh (EEP), Narayanganj Program of BRAC, targeted to mobilize poor, vulnerable women in reso read more

WFP and UNHCR Impact Evaluation of Food Assistance in Protracted Refugee Situation of Bangladesh

The impact evaluation was a joint WFP /UNHCR exercise and Bangladesh was one of four countries in the evaluation. The aim of the evaluation was to read more

Food Riots and Food Rights: The Moral and Political Economy of Accountability for Hunger

This research comprised of comparative country (Bangladesh, India, Kenya and Mozambique) case studies and aimed to study the causes (grievances and read more

Evaluation of the Impact of Food and Cash for Assets (FCFA) on Livelihood Resilience in Bangladesh

This assignment was conducted jointly with Baastel. This evaluation assessed the impact of WFP’s food and cash for assets (FCFA) programs wit read more

End of Project Evaluation of Gaibandha Food Security for the Ultra-Poor Women (GFSUPW) Project in North-West Bangladesh

Gaibandha Food Security for the Ultra-Poor Women (GFSUPW) project, implemented by a consortium of partners led by ICCO Cooperation, is part of the read more

Analysis of Poverty and Food Insecurity Dynamics in Cox’s Bazaar, Bangladesh, and their Implications for Women & Adolescent Girls

This was a situation analysis study conducted to understand the state, extent, determinants and causes of poverty among women and adolescent girls read more

Nutrition, Gender and Power Dynamics Study

‘Sustainable Agriculture, Food Security and Linkages (SaFaL)’ is a program being implemented in the south- read more

Resilience Focused Baseline Survey, Eco-fish BD Plus Project

"Resilience Focused Baseline Survey" is a baseline research study to know about the exact socio economic condi read more

Study on Gender and Social Inclusion in Bangladesh

This study was conducted for an initial assessment of the status of women’s economic empowerment in Bangladesh context. The main objectives o read more

Sustainability Study of WFP’s Food Security for the Ultra Poor (FSUP) Project in NorthernBangladesh

Launched in 2009, this project has reached to 30,000 ultra-poor households in eight Upazilas in three Northern districts of Bangladesh. The project read more

The Primary Education Development Program

This research project had four different objectives. Among the four objectives the first one is to develop an understa read more