An interview in the village of Baromari

Village of Baromari, Dugrapur, Bangladesh Now that the interviews have finished, I would like to share some of the stories that we heard last week. A few days ago I sat down with a man from the Garo tribal group in the village of Baromari. Despite his lack of income(less than US$1 per day), he [...]

Video Update from the field

Birisiri, Dugrapur, Bangladesh

Recruiting and interviewing respondents

Village of Mou, Dugrapur, Bangladesh Our first two days have been very productive, but not always in the way we expect. On the first day, we set out to find a woman from the village of Mou who delivered in a health facility. The only contact information we had was the name of the village, [...]

Preparing for the interviews

Dugrapur, Bangladesh We arrived at our guesthouse in the town of Birisiri yesterday afternoon. Birisiri is in the sub-district of Dugrapur, which is the geographical focus of our study. It is never easy to drive up to Dugrapur because the heavy rains create severe potholes in the road (or what is left of the road). [...]