Project Details


Project aim: Strengthen evidence-base policy on Extreme Poverty in Bangladesh

Project objectives:
1. Generate additional longitudinal primary data on extreme poverty
2. Organise knowledge exchange and policy dialogue events with Planning Commission, Government of Bangladesh (GoB) and the Bangladesh All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on Extreme Poverty
3. Initiate collaborations between the UK and Bangladesh APPGs on Extreme Poverty
4. Mentor policy and research capacity building of early career researchers in Bangladesh
Short title39,000
Effective start/end date1/02/2231/07/22

Collaborative partners

  • University of Bath (lead)
  • Bangladesh Institute for Development Studies
  • Government of Bangladesh

UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This project contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 1 - No Poverty


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