At a Glance

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TIME LINE OF RED MAJOR EVENTS

 

 

 

   2000

Silver Jubilee of RED Observed.

As part of the observance of RED Silver Jubilee four research seminars were arranged in Sylhet, Rajshahi, Chittagong and Khulna to share research findings especially with the civil society.

     2002

RED initiated a quarterly newsletter- RED Update in June 2002 to keep all concerned updated about its ongoing activities and significant achievements.

     2004

CFPR/TUP Research Working paper series starts

     2008

RED  Working paper series starts

2009

Study on 100 – Day employment generation programme completed

 

Time use repeat survey completed

 

RED retreat held

2010

TB study on BRAC health workers completed

 

Baseline study of SoFEA done

 

Impact assessment of  Borga Chashi Unnayan project initiated

2011

Pilot study on urban CFPR initiated

 

Evaluation of BRAC’s Polli Shamaj done

National workshop on micronutrient malnutrition held

 

IFPRI-BRAC joint study on seed, fertilizer and innovation in Bangladesh

2012

End-line survey of social mobilization and accountable local governance towards creating MDG unions initiated

 

Baseline survey on adolescent development programme initiated

 

A baseline survey on the Char development settlement  project- phase iv, 2012 initiated

 

Comprehensive malaria follow-up survey -2012 completed

 

Stakeholder workshop on leveraging agriculture for nutrition in South Asia (LANSA) held

 

National conference on peri-natal mental health held

 

Policy workshop on tenancy and credit markets in Bangladesh held

 

Baseline survey on 3ie funded Impact assessment of  Borga Chashi Unnayan project  was conducted

 

Collaborative research Project with Center for Development Resaerch (ZEF) on Technology for Inclusive Growth  in agriculture (TIGA) initiated

 

 

2013

Baseline survey of urban ultra poor begins

 

Baseline survey of MEJNIN programme completed

 

Baseline survey of POSITION programme completed

 

Study on Oral administration of misoprostol completed

 

Mid term qualitative survey  of 3ie funded Impact assessment of  Borga Chashi Unnayan project conducted

 

Collaborative study with Monash University under IGC funding on adoption of  system of rice intensification (SRI)  initiated

 

2014

Endline  survey on 3ie funded Impact assessment of  Borga Chashi Unnayan project completed

 

National level research seminar on “Improving Educational Outcomes of Rural Students”

 

International Workshop on the Field Experiments with the Smallholders’ Agriculture held as a pre-conference event at BCDM, Savar, Dhaka

 

The 8th International conference of Asian Society of Agricultural Economists held at BCDM, Savar, Dhaka

National dissemination seminar on the research findings of BCUP held at BRAC Centre, Dhaka

 

 

 

Collaborative study with Center for Development Resaerch (ZEF) on WATSAN-Agriculture  Nexus Research Project initiated

 

Longer- term evaluation of CFPR-TUP phase II

 

Research findings dissemination workshop at Rajshahi  BLC held

 

Training workshop on fundamentals of qualitative research held at Mymensingh BLC

 

Study on impact of mobile money use on different development porgrammes initiated

 

Book published on Asian Society of Agricultural Economists, Theme: Viability of Small Farmers in Asia (2014). Abstracts of Submitted Papers. Dhaka: BRAC ix, 170p.

 

Collaborative study with Monash University under DFAT funding on Improving educational outcomes of disadvantaged school students: Evaluation of BRAC ChatrabondhuProgramme initiated.

 

2015

Research dissemination seminar on leveraging agriculture for nutrition (LANSA) in Bangladesh

 

An invited panel on BRAC researches was organized at IAAE conference held at Milan Italy dated 8-14th August 2015.

 

RED Retreat 2015 held

 

Professor Abdul Bayes joined  as New Director of RED

 

Education Watch Report- 2014 launched

 

A series of live TV talk-shows  on tenant farming in Bangladesh on the research findings based on BCUP telecast in the “Ashar Bangladesh” programme on the Independent TV Channel

 

Research finding dissemination seminar on promoting breastfeeding held

 

Book Titled Bish Geramer Galpo published

2016

LANSA  Knowledge sharing seminar on Nexus between Agriculture and Nutrition held

 

The 15 th report of Education Watch titled ‘ Literacy, Skills, Lifelong Learning SDG4 in Bangladesh: Where are we’ launched

2017

Dissemination  seminar on Strategic Agricultural Sector and Food Security Diagnostic for Bangladesh Held