Think tank

BRAC Institute of Governance and Development

BRAC Institute of Governance and Development (BIGD) ‒ 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:
https://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
Independent , 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) (2022): Dr Imran Matin
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2021): Dr Imran Matin
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2020): Dr Imran Matin
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2022
BRAC Institute of Governance and Development
 90
Bangladesh average
 50
Global average
 44
2021
BRAC Institute of Governance and Development
 92
2020
BRAC Institute of Governance and Development
 92
% Female staff
2022
BRAC Institute of Governance and Development
 45%
Bangladesh average
 52%
Global average
 53%
2021
BRAC Institute of Governance and Development
 43%
2020
BRAC Institute of Governance and Development
 43%
% Female researchers
2022
BRAC Institute of Governance and Development
 41%
Bangladesh average
 35%
Global average
 35%
2021
BRAC Institute of Governance and Development
 54%
2020
BRAC Institute of Governance and Development
 53%

Organisational performance

Publications
2021
BRAC Institute of Governance and Development
 44
Bangladesh average
 21
Global average
 43
2020
BRAC Institute of Governance and Development
 51
2019
BRAC Institute of Governance and Development
 23

Social

Likes (2022)
BRAC Institute of Governance and Development
 13,482
Bangladesh average
 31,229
Global average
 32,721
Likes (2021)
BRAC Institute of Governance and Development
 9,734
Likes (2019)
BRAC Institute of Governance and Development
 6,387
Twitter
Followers (2022)
BRAC Institute of Governance and Development
 1,535
Bangladesh average
 6,621
Global average
 19,281
Followers (2021)
BRAC Institute of Governance and Development
 932
Followers (2019)
BRAC Institute of Governance and Development
 515
Subscribers (2022)
BRAC Institute of Governance and Development
 94
Bangladesh average
 933
Global average
 5,626
Subscribers (2021)
BRAC Institute of Governance and Development
 87
Subscribers (2019)
BRAC Institute of Governance and Development
 75
Followers (2021)
BRAC Institute of Governance and Development
 145
Bangladesh average
 537
Global average
 13,831
Followers (2019)
BRAC Institute of Governance and Development
 101
Followers (2022)
BRAC Institute of Governance and Development
 2,887
Bangladesh average
 11,486
Global average
 16,399

Data notes

Last updated: 30/06/2022
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: Information supplied by organisation, Organisation´s website, Organisation's social media accounts, Think Tank Initiative Directory
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