Bangladesh: The Context and People’s Institutions

Before I get into the details of the project that I am evaluating, a few details about the country. Bangladesh, part of what is called “South Asia” or the Indian Subcontinent, is the 12th most densely populated nation in the world; approximately 2½ times more densely populated than India. On the list of nations from [...]

Project Final Evaluation in Bangladesh

I am embarking on a trip to Bangladesh to evaluate a Maternal Newborn Child Health project performed in a rural district of Bangladesh. This is a 5-year innovation project funded by the USAID Child Survival and Health Grants Program. The goal of the project is to reduce mortality and improve health status among the most [...]