Support Bangladesh’s COVID-19 Response and Recovery: Call for Proposals

CLEAR is a two-and-half year research programme led by the Institute of Development Studies (IDS) in partnership with the BRAC Institute of Governance and Development (BIGD).

A coalition of Bangladesh research partners to support the COVID-19 response

CLEAR aims to build a coalition of Bangladesh research organisations and partners to:

  1. support evidence-informed COVID-19 response and recovery and;
  2. improve preparedness to tackle future crises in Bangladesh.

We have launched our call for proposals, with £1 million funding available.


  1. Sohela Nazneen, CLEAR Director and Research Fellow, IDS
  2. Peter Taylor, Director of Research, IDS
  3. Imran Matin, Executive Director, BIGD
  4. Judith Herbertson, Development Director, FCDO