We are an international health research institute based in Dhaka, Bangladesh.
Our research is addressing some of the world’s most pressing health challenges.
We aim to ensure that our evidence and experience is widely shared.
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Capacity building in research, health and clinical medicine.
Investigating disease outbreaks and supporting humanitarian relief efforts.
The pre-eminent public health library in the region.
Bangladesh has made particularly exceptional progress in this area. Although Bangladesh has a lower per capita income than India or Pakistan, it has fewer maternal deaths than its richer neighbours. However, much more work remains to be done.