Upcoming Event

The Effects of Reading Glasses on Labour Market Outcomes and Quality of Life: Evidence from Bangladesh Farzana Sherin, Kamrun Naher, Anita S. Chowdhury, Narayan Das Date: 25 October 2018; Time: 11:30 am to 12:30 pm; Venue: RED Conference Room  (15th Floor) Abstract In Bangladesh, Presbyopia or near vision problem is considered as an emerging public health concern, as one-fifth of its population are suffering from it. It is estimated that there are about 8.9 million Presbyopic .......
Assessment of a Pilot Intervention of Community Component of BRAC Health Programme Anita Sharif Chowdhury and Md Belal Hossain of BRAC RED Date: 15 October 2018; Time: 10:00 am to 11:00 am; Venue: RED Conference Room (15 Floor)  Abstract BRAC has been implementing health and nutrition programnes over decades through community-based interventions in Bangladesh. BRAC health programme is currently exploring different models to sustain primary healthcare services in the community in .......
Creating Gender Responsive Branch Office: Assessment of an Intervention Rumana Ali, Samir Ranjan Nath,  Date: 12 September 2018; Time: 10:00 to 11:00 am; Venue: RED Conference Room, (15th Floor) Abstract BRAC, since its inception, has been working to establish gender equality both at organisational and community level. Along with different development programmes at the community level to change the oppressive cultural values and ideology, building-up the capacity of staff and .......
The concluding seminar of the Leveraging Agriculture for Nutrition in South Asia (LANSA) programme, will be held on 23 July 2018 from 10 am to 1:30 pm at the BRAC Inn Conference Room, Dhaka.LANSA, an international research partnership, funded by UKaid, has been working to study how agriculture and food-related interventions can be better designed to improve nutrition, particularly for children and adolescent girls in South Asia. BRAC as the Bangladesh partner of LANSA, undertook innovative .......