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The New York Times on icddr,b's battle against cholera with innovation that cured millions

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Ban Ki-moon endorses icddr,b’s work

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ABOUT US

We are an international health research institute based in Dhaka, Bangladesh.

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NEWS

icddr,b joins Emory Global Health Institute’s Child Health and Mortality Prevention Surveillance (CHAMPS) network that explores why children under 5 die in Africa and Asia.

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FEATURE

How Bangladesh can tackle overuse of antibiotics for illnesses that do not require them

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AR 2016

Our Annual Report showcases year of innovative discoveries, research excellence and global health solutions.

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OUR RESEARCHERS

A selection of our senior scientists, leading figures in public health and medical research

Dr Firdausi Qadri

Emeritus Scientist and Acting Senior Director (IDD), Enteric and Respiratory Infections.
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Dr Dinesh Mondal

Senior Scientist, Maternal and Childhood Malnutrition.
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Dr Abdur Razzaque

Emeritus Scientist, Climate Change and Health.
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LATEST NEWS, EVENTS & BLOG

Latest News
03 AUGUST 2017

icddr,b scientist joins global efforts to improve respiratory health

Dr Shams El Arifeen, a senior director at icddr,b, teams up with a new global health research initiative on respiratory health that focuses on reducing the impact of lung diseases worldwide.

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Feature News
07 AUGUST 2017

Medication major share of healthcare expenses in Bangladesh

Cost of medicine is the largest share of money spent for healthcare by people belonging to all walks of life in Bangladesh, indicates an icddr,b study.

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Feature News
13 JUNE 2017

Access to scientific information via Hinari: Enabling research in Bangladesh?

Access to scientific journal publications comes with a costly price tag that many researchers and institutions in parts of the world including Bangladesh find difficult to afford. An icddr,b study has shown that the impact of HINARI – a network of the World Health Organization (WHO) for making scientific journals more accessible and affordable to countries in the Global South – has benefited research activities throughout Bangladesh.

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October 30

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30 OCT 2017 - 01 NOV 2017

14th Asian Conference on Diarrhoeal Disease and Nutrition (ASCODD)

Location : Kochi, India

Follow ASCODD on facebook, twitter, linkedin and flickr. Registration now OPEN At the time when diarrhoea was a major killer of children and oral rehydration solution was just...

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