Research Projects

Irregularities, provider practice, motivation and health system performance in Bangladesh
CoE-HS&UHC
Year: 2018
IRB Number: 2018-002-IR
Organaisation: BRAC JPGSPH
Corrupt Practice Policy And Program Corruption Policy Maker Activist Ngos Health System Primary Health

PI: Professor Syed Masud Ahmed

Objective:

1. To explore published and unpublished literature on corrupt practices among different cadres of professions within different research settings in Bangladesh, the successful and unsuccessful policies and programmes enacted to undermine corruption

2. To work with policy makers, activists, non-governmental organizations and policy entrepreneurs to explore and identify the most detrimental forms of corrupt practices that they consider are technically and politically amenable to change within the health system

3. To explore the ways in which membership of formal and informal organizations, institutions and networks shapes the most detrimental forms of corrupt practices that are technically and politically amenable to change among front line health workers in primary health settings (public and private) in Bangladesh

Donor: DFID, UK