icddr,b (International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh)

icddr,b.
Dhaka, Bangladesh

Icddr,b is an international health research institute based in Bangladesh. They aim to solve public health problems facing low- and middle-income countries through scientific research – including laboratory-based, clinical, epidemiological and health systems research. By developing, testing and assessing the implementation of interventions specifically designed for resource-poor settings, they aim to improve the health and wellbeing of people living in the world’s poorest nations. Their initial focus was on diarrhoeal disease, but now study multiple infectious diseases, other threats to public health, and methods of healthcare delivery.

Contact details

Website:
https://www.icddrb.org/

Address:
GPO Box 128, Dhaka 1000,Bangladesh

Country:
Bangladesh

Sub-region:
Southern Asia

Areas of focus

Topics of research
Geographics of focus
Bangladesh and International
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1978
Age (years)
icddr,b (International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh)
 46
Bangladesh average
 30
Global average
 32
Founded by
Founders: N/A
Founder gender: N/A
Leadership
Leader(s) (2023): Qadri
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2022): N/A
Leader gender: N/A
Leader(s) (2021): Dr Tahmeed Ahmed
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2023
icddr,b (International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh)
 8
Bangladesh average
 44
Global average
 66
% Female staff
2023
icddr,b (International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh)
 2%
Bangladesh average
 15%
Global average
 50%
2019
icddr,b (International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh)
 49%
% Female researchers
2021
icddr,b (International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh)
 23%
Bangladesh average
 31%
Global average
 16%
2020
icddr,b (International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh)
 23%
2019
icddr,b (International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh)
 37%

Organisational performance

Publications
2022
icddr,b (International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh)
 28
Bangladesh average
 33
Global average
 65
2020
icddr,b (International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh)
 6
2019
icddr,b (International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh)
 14
Financials
2019
icddr,b (International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh)
 $71,421,060
Bangladesh average
 $54,812,977
Global average
 $52,546,603

Social

Likes (2023)
icddr,b (International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh)
 163,000
Bangladesh average
 46,723
Global average
 27,094
Likes (2022)
icddr,b (International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh)
 153,304
Likes (2021)
icddr,b (International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh)
 131,592
Twitter
Followers (2023)
icddr,b (International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh)
 23,200
Bangladesh average
 12,957
Global average
 28,979
Followers (2022)
icddr,b (International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh)
 22,429
Followers (2021)
icddr,b (International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh)
 20,630
Subscribers (2023)
icddr,b (International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh)
 168
Bangladesh average
 785
Global average
 6,305
Subscribers (2022)
icddr,b (International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh)
 162
Subscribers (2021)
icddr,b (International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh)
 145
Followers (2023)
icddr,b (International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh)
 2,208
Bangladesh average
 1,073
Global average
 11,185
Followers (2022)
icddr,b (International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh)
 1,768
Followers (2021)
icddr,b (International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh)
 1,443
Followers (2022)
icddr,b (International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh)
 54,465
Bangladesh average
 11,554
Global average
 16,662
Followers (2019)
icddr,b (International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh)
 46,478

Data notes

Last updated: 08/05/2023
Rating of data accuracy (find out more) : Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website, Suggested by Multilateral Organisation experts
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