Policy and awareness, not isolation, needed to protect culture

Culture needs protection, but neither law enforcement nor isolation can do that. Rather, practicing, believing and creating awareness about the cultural identity are the only forces that can protect a...

Evidence-based approach to address gender-gap in voter list

An evidence-based approach in addressing the increasing gender-gap in national voter registration has been demanded by IID during a press briefing organized by the Election Working Group and several other...

Common monitoring platform for education to be developed

Government and non-government educationists have agreed to establish a common online platform to monitor the progress of education sector. IID and BRAC, in collaboration with the education ministries will develop...

Gender budget remains a mere paperwork

The national budgeting process has been gender sensitized but that has somewhat failed to achieve the underlying objective of mainstreaming women empowerment in the process of resource allocation and utilization....

Library landscape report presented

It is the most comprehensive and in-depth study of library and information services ever undertaken in Bangladesh. The survey identifies the challenges faced by libraries and offers a vision for...

Political unrest negatively affects passing rate

Passing rates of public examinations were adversely affected by political unrest during the past four decades, shows IID. Evidently, a stable political environment is prerequisite to better education in the...

Basic competencies low among primary students

IID-BRAC survey finds very low level of basic competencies at the primary level. For instance, only 24% students of class 3; only 47% students of class 4 and 63% student...

Publication Highlights

Library Landscape Assessment of Bangladesh : Brief Report
Citizens’ Report on Primary Education from a Rights-based Perspective
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