BRAC Institute of Governance and Development

BIGD

BRAC Institute of Governance and Development

Type Research Center
Website bigd.bracu.ac.bd
Year founded 2013
Location Dhaka Bangladesh Bangladesh
Functions Advocacy, Research
Tags gender equality institutional reform
Summary BIGD is a social science research and academic institute, grounded in developing country context and practices, with a mission to improve governance and development outcomes.We conduct rigorous, multi-method social science research, grounded in developing country operations, on a range of social and economic issues to promote practical, time-sensitive innovations for tackling governance and development challenges. Our research spans innovations taking place in government, non-profit, and private sectors for improving lives.We lead the research on the socioeconomic empowerment programs of BRAC—the global leader among NGOs focusing on poor and marginal people—including their ultra-poor graduation, integrated development, skills development, migration, microfinance, gender justice and diversity, community empowerment, climate change, humanitarian, and urban development programs.


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Publications

BIGD · 4 August 2022 English

The political economy of the landscape of trade unions in bangladesh THE POLITICAL ECONOMY OF THE LANDSCAPE OF TRADE UNIONS IN BANGLADESH The Case of RMG Sector Mirza M. [...] …


BIGD · 24 July 2022 English

The structure of the report is as follows: The data and methodology are described in section 2, which also discusses the development and application of the test instrument. [...] In …


BIGD · 24 July 2022 English

The birth of a mask comprises its production and distribution, whereas the social life of a mask refers to the performance or role of the mask in society (how the …


BIGD · 20 July 2022 English

The birth comprises its pro- duction mechanism, whereas the social life refers to the performance and interaction of the mask with society, and the death of a mask denotes its …


BIGD · 19 June 2022 English

CONFERENCE AGENDA 1 Digitalization and New Frontiers of Service Delivery: Opportunities and Challenges Conference Agenda DAY ONE 20 JUNE 2022 | MONDAY FRAMING, CONCEPTS AND EMPIRICS 09.45 −11.20 Session 1 …


BIGD · 13 June 2022 English

Despite the measures taken by the government to support the RMG sector, the adequacy of the support, efficiency, and transparency of the disbursement mechanisms was dubious. [...] The paper is …


BIGD · 13 June 2022 English

More specifically, the scoping study would help highlight the caveats of Bangladesh’s social protection during the pandemic and identify the scope of future research and policy actions to mitigate the …


BIGD · 13 June 2022 English

This scoping paper outlines the effects of COVID-19 induced school closures on the state of learning of primary and secondary school children in the country. [...] The purpose of this …


BIGD · 13 June 2022 English

Objectives of the Scoping Paper The scoping paper provides an overview of the research carried out and evidence available on the status and trends in violence against women and girls …


BIGD · 13 June 2022 English

Some highlights from the findings include a lack of research on the magnitude and heterogeneity of the effect of the crises by different demographics, the need for a structural reintegration …


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