Tuesday, 23 May 2017 00:00
Impact of BRAC’s Coordinated Approach in Addressing Violence against Women Samir Ranjan Nath, Rumana Ali, Raihana Azim Upoma Date: 28 May 2017; Time: 02:00 pm; Venue: RED Conference Room (15th Floor)  Abstract Violence against Women and Children (VAWC) is a significant obstacle to reduce poverty, and achieve gender equality that is closely associated with Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). BRAC’s five-year strategic plan (2016-2020) includes reducing violence, which .......
Tuesday, 25 April 2017 00:00
LANSA-BRAC invites you to join the Online Dialogue on 'Public and Private Actions to strengthen the delivery of nutritious food'25-26 April, 2017 Understanding how markets and value chains operate is critical to establishing effective connections between agriculture and nutrition. To this end, LANSA research has been exploring different pathways that link markets and value chain actors to households to improve access to nutritious food by undernourished populations. It aims to answer .......
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, 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 .......