BIDS Reports


  • An Inclusive Approach to Care of the Elderly in Bangladesh 

    Dr, Anwara Begum; Islam, Rizwana (Bangladesh Institute of Development Studies, 2017-12-12)
    This study was, at core, aimed at assessing the gap between needs and ‘current provisions in the country’, in care for the elderly, and it was a first-cut assessment, underscoring the need for more studies. The basic objective was to take steps in the ...
  • Impact Evaluation of the 1st Phase of 'SWAPNO' 

    Iqbal, Kazi; Mahmud, Minhaj; Chowdhury, Tahreen Tahrima; Roy, Paritosh K.; Hasib, Amin Bin (Bangladesh Institute of Development Studies, 2017-10-09)
    Strengthening Women’s Ability for Productive New Opportunities, also known as SWAPNO is a project undertaken by the Local Government Division, MoLGRD&C and supported by United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), Bangladesh. The project is basically ...
  • Burden of Disease on the Urban Poor: A Study of Morbidity and Utilization of Healthcare among Slum Dwellers in Dhaka City 

    Mannan, M. A. (Bangladesh Institute of Development Studies, 2017-08-30)
    Bangladesh, as the rest of the developing world, is urbanizing rapidly; around one-third of the country’s population comprising 50 million people, live in urban areas. In recent years, urban population is growing at an increasing rate in Bangladesh (at ...
  • An Assessment on Coverage of Basic Social Services in Bangladesh 

    Division, Implementation Monitoring and Evaluation; Statistics, Bangladesh Bureau of; Bangladesh, UNICEF (Bangladesh Institute of Development Studies, 2017-07-30)
    Early childhood is a crucial stage of life in terms of a child’s physical, intellectual, emotional and social development. Early life nutrition is critical to health and productive life. The first 1,000 days start at conception and end at around 2 years ...

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