Monday, 20 March 2017 00:00
 Study-1Health seeking pathways and awareness of TB in Bangladesh: A mixed methods approachAnita Sharif Chowdhury, Tanvir Shatil, Nusrat Khan, Md Belal HossainAbstractThis study will explore health seeking pathways and awareness of TB in Bangladesh. It will be a mixed methods study, representing TB intervention areas of Bangladesh. Under the current research, a survey will be initiated with 1350 TB-DOTS patients with an equal number of community control to asses current knowledge of .......
Monday, 20 March 2017 00:00
Assessment of the Impact of Reading glasses on Livelihoods and Quality of Life in the Context of Rural BangladeshFarzana Sehrin and Anita Sharif ChowdhuryDate: 21 March 2017; Time: 10:00 to 11:00 am; Venue: RED Conference Room (15th Floor)Research Proposal PresentationAbstractClear vision is a precondition to enjoy a quality life while being economically productive. One of the vision related emerging public health problems in Bangladesh is presbyopia, as one-fifth of Bangladeshi .......
Wednesday, 08 March 2017 00:00
MNI perspectives: role of husband forum, determinates of low food intake during natal period and low calcium supplementation during pregnancy to prevent pregnancy induced hypertensionSabuj Kanti Mistry; Atiya Rahman; Fouzia Khanam; Fahmida Akter; Md. Belal Hossain and Mahfuzar Rahman Abstract Globally, it is well established that poor maternal nutrition is linked with adverse birth outcomes and growth faltering in early childhood. BRAC HNPP has initiated maternal nutrition .......
Wednesday, 11 January 2017 00:00
Bangladesh: Delivering for Success at Scale Delivering for Success at Scale - a two day conference from 7 to 8 February 2017 at the BRAC Auditorium, Mohakhali, Dhaka, Bangladesh - will build on the longstanding partnership between  BRAC, ICDDR,B and the Institute of Development Studies to explore the role of knowledge in the conceptualisation, design, delivery and management of development programmes and policies.Bangladesh has been a lead player in the use and integration of research .......
Tuesday, 04 October 2016 00:00
LANSA Knowledge Sharing SeminarBRAC INN Auditorium6 September 2016A half-day seminar on Leveraging Agriculture for Nutrition titled “Nexus between agriculture and nutrition: Bangladesh case” was organised on 6thSeptember 2016 at the BRAC Inn auditorium, Dhaka, Bangladesh. The seminar was hosted under the “Leveraging Agriculture for Nutrition in South Asia (LANSA)” programme, an international research partnership, funded by DFID. The aim of the seminar was to inform the agriculture and .......
Wednesday, 24 August 2016 00:00
Assessment of the Impact of Reading Glasses on Livelihood and Quality of Life in the Context of Rural BangladeshFarzana Sehrin and Anita Sharif ChowdhuryDate: 14 August 2016; Time: 10:00 to 11:00 am; Venue: RED Conference Room (15th Floor)Research Proposal PresentationAbstractClear vision is a precondition to remain economically productive and at the same time enjoy a quality life. One of the vision related emerging public health problems in Bangladesh is presbyopia, as one-fifth .......
Wednesday, 24 August 2016 00:00
R E D S E M I N A RImpact of BRAC WASH I Programme’s Implementation Services and Sustainability: Studies from 2007 to 2015Nepal C Dey, Tahera Akter, Ratnajit Saha and Mahmood ParvezDate: 11 August 2016; Time: 02:00 am to 03:30 pm; Venue: RED Conference Room (15th Floor)Research Findings PresentationAbstractThis post-end line study aimed to identifying the current status of access to water in terms of quantity and quality, sanitation and hygiene practices in WASH-I intervention .......
Wednesday, 03 August 2016 00:00
A follow-up Survey on Smoking in Rural Areas of BangladeshFahmida Akter, Umme Salma Mukta, Tridib Roy Choudhury and Md Mahfuzar Rahman, REDDate: 03 August 2016; Time: 10:00 to 11:00 am; Venue: RED Conference Room (15th Floor)Research Findings PresentationAbstract Despite the significant awareness regarding the prevention and control on smoking mediated health hazards in recent years, it still remains as a leading causes of preventable death. BRAC Research and Evaluation Division .......
Monday, 18 July 2016 00:00
Improving Adolescent Girls Empowerment: Theatre for Change in Practice and AwarenessM Showkat Gani and Samir Ranjan NathDate: 21 July 2016; Time: 02:30 to 03:30 pm; Venue: RED Conference Room (15th Floor)  Research Findings Presentation AbstractStimulating Theatre for Adolescent Girls Empowerment (STAGE) is an initiative of BRAC under its Adolescent Development Programme (ADP). This cross-sectional study aims to assess the effectiveness of STAGE intervention in reducing some .......
Wednesday, 15 June 2016 00:00
Socio-psychological Status of TUP BeneficiariesRumana Ali, Nahida Akter, Towhida Islam and Taznim Jahan SukhiDate: 19 June 2016; Time: 01:30 to 02:30 pm; Venue: RED Conference Room (15th Floor)Research Proposal PresentationAbstractTargeting the Ultra Poor (TUP) is one of the mainstream development services of BRAC. The aim of TUP is to assist the ultra-poor to improve their livelihoods and bring about positive changes in succeeding economic, social and inspiring changes. Initiated .......