Think tank

Human Development Research Centre

HDRC

Dhaka, Bangladesh

HDRC has accomplished over 250 contemplative studies on multifarious issues. Guided by the objective ‘Humane development through research and action’– HDRC, through its quality research outputs, has achieved a commendable position in the field of development thinking. Besides large scale primary quantitative data and qualitative information-based research, HDRC has an impressive track record of conducting policy research and research-based advocacies which have provided insight into the way people think and make decisions.

Contact details

Website:
https://www.hdrc-bd.com/

Address:
Road 8, House 5, Mohammadia Housing Society, Mohammadpur, Dhaka – 1207, Bangladesh

Country:
Bangladesh

Sub-region:
Southern Asia

Areas of focus

Organisation details

Business model
For profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1999
Age (years)
Human Development Research Centre
 23
Bangladesh average
 28
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: N/A
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Abul Barkat
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2020): Abul Barkat
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2019): Dr. Golam Mahiyuddin
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2021
Human Development Research Centre
 39
Bangladesh average
 45
Global average
 86
2020
Human Development Research Centre
 39
% Female staff
2021
Human Development Research Centre
 23%
Bangladesh average
 26%
Global average
 48%
2020
Human Development Research Centre
 23%
% Female researchers
2021
Human Development Research Centre
 24%
Bangladesh average
 29%
Global average
 16%
2020
Human Development Research Centre
 24%

Organisational performance

Publications
2020
Human Development Research Centre
 17
Bangladesh average
 36
Global average
 34
2019
Human Development Research Centre
 19

Social

Likes (2022)
Human Development Research Centre
 3,640
Bangladesh average
 28,950
Global average
 32,642
Likes (2021)
Human Development Research Centre
 2,903
Likes (2019)
Human Development Research Centre
 2,115

Data notes

Last updated: 08/06/2021
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website, Suggested by Multilateral Organisation experts
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