Think tank

BRAC Institute of Governance and Development

BIGD

Dhaka, Bangladesh

Pursue rigorous, evidence-based research and knowledge to inform and influence public policies aimed at ending the most inequitable forms of human deprivation.

Contact details

Website:
http://bigd.bracu.ac.bd/

Address:
SK Centre (Basement, 3rd-7th,9th Floor), GP, JA-4, TB Gate, Mohakhali, Dhaka 1212, Bangladesh

Country:
Bangladesh

Sub-region:
Southern Asia

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Bangladesh
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
University institute/center
Institutional affiliations
University
Year founded
2005
Age (years)
BRAC Institute of Governance and Development
 17
Bangladesh average
 28
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: N/A
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Dr Imran Matin
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2020): Dr Imran Matin
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2019): Dr. Imran Matin
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2021
BRAC Institute of Governance and Development
 92
Bangladesh average
 48
Global average
 89
2020
BRAC Institute of Governance and Development
 92
2019
BRAC Institute of Governance and Development
 60
% Female staff
2020
BRAC Institute of Governance and Development
 43%
Bangladesh average
 43%
Global average
 18%
2018
BRAC Institute of Governance and Development
 37%
% Female researchers
2020
BRAC Institute of Governance and Development
 53%
Bangladesh average
 30%
Global average
 11%
2019
BRAC Institute of Governance and Development
 34%

Organisational performance

Publications
2020
BRAC Institute of Governance and Development
 51
Bangladesh average
 38
Global average
 33
2019
BRAC Institute of Governance and Development
 23

Social

Likes (2021)
BRAC Institute of Governance and Development
 9,734
Bangladesh average
 24,346
Global average
 31,361
Likes (2019)
BRAC Institute of Governance and Development
 6,387
Twitter
Followers (2021)
BRAC Institute of Governance and Development
 932
Bangladesh average
 5,915
Global average
 18,412
Followers (2019)
BRAC Institute of Governance and Development
 515
Subscribers (2021)
BRAC Institute of Governance and Development
 87
Bangladesh average
 735
Global average
 5,246
Subscribers (2019)
BRAC Institute of Governance and Development
 75
Followers (2021)
BRAC Institute of Governance and Development
 145
Bangladesh average
 552
Global average
 14,023
Followers (2019)
BRAC Institute of Governance and Development
 101

Data notes

Last updated: 08/06/2021
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website, Organisation's social media accounts, Think Tank Initiative Directory
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