Global Development & Research Initiative (GDRI)

Dedicated for Research & Development


Training on "How to improve lessons plan"
Total participants will be 280 teachers.

Date: 10th May, 2017 

Location: Chandkhali union Porisodh auditorium, GDRI own office premises, Tala union Porisodh auditorium, union & Dumuriya Porisodh auditorium

Seminar on â€œEarly Childhood Parental Intervention & Parental Invlovement in Bangladesh"   Speaker: Dr.Asadul Islam Associate professor, Monash University, Australia
Venue: CSS Ava center, Khulna


"Investing in our Future: The Early Childhood Intervention and Parental Involvement in Bangladesh"  
Date: 21-29 March, 2017.  Teachers attend a six days training program. Each day two sessions was carried out to prepare teachers for teaching children and for home visit.  

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Can microcredit improve food security among the rural poor?
Asad Islam, Chandana Maitra, Debayan Pakrashi and Russell Smyth

Published by: Ideas for India

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Primary and secondary education: What's happening on the ground 

Asad Islam

Published by: The Financial Express

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GDRI will produce, publish and circulate papers, periodicals, books, publications, scholarly research and other literary works and undertakings conductive to the attainment of the objective of the Society and beneficial to the people of Bangladesh and other countries in the world.

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Teams, Organization and Education Outcomes: Evidence from a field experiment in Bangladesh

Author(S): Youjin Hahn, Asadul Islam, Eleonora Patacchini, Yves Zenou

Gender Bias in Parental Attitude: An Experimental Approach

Author(S): Lutfunnahar Begum, Philip J. Grossman, Asadul Islam

Do Friends Improve Female Education? The Case of Bangladesh

Author(S): Youjin Hahn, Behrooz Hassani-Mahmooei, Asadul Islam, Eleonora Patacchini, Yves Zenouk

Parent-Teacher Meetings and Student Outcomes: Evidence from Field Experiments in Remote Communities

 Author:  Asadul Islam

Whose voice matters? An experimental examination of women empowerment in microfinance

Author(S):  Klaus Abbink, Asad Islam, Chau Nguyen