BIDS Reports


  • Fuel Wood Consumption in Four Districts of Bangladesh 

    Toufique, Kazi Ali; Paul, Dr. Debi Narayan Rudra; Chowdhury, Tahreen Tahrima; Farook, Sami (Bangladesh Institute of Development Studies, 2018-02-28)
    The main objectives of the study are to (a) quantify the consumption of fuel wood by households in the rural and urban areas of four districts of Bangladesh(Barisal, Barguna, Satkhira and Bagerhat) in a statistically representative fashion; and to (b) ...
  • 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 ...

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