who we are

Since its inception, PPRC has been at the forefront of research and policy advocacy on poverty, social protection, land, inclusive growth, governance, local governance, political development, quality, basic education and sustainable urbanization. Its core themes reflect current and emerging priorities of Bangladesh. The Centre maintains a strong interest in regional and international discourses on democracy and development.

 

Activities of the Centre encompass policy research, project evaluations, quality statistics, discourse promotion, policy advocacy, grassroot and policy networking, and rapid response initiatives on issues of national urgency. PPRC implements its activities through a core staff inclusive of an in-house field research capacity and a network of resource persons under the leadership of its Founder and Chairman Hossain Zillur Rahman.

People Of PPRC

Dr. Hossain Zillur Rahman

Executive Chairman

Syed Ziauddin Ahmed

Director HR & Budget
ziauddin54@gmail.com

Md. Mozaffar Hossain

Accounts Manager
mhossainm@gmail.com

Subodh Chandra Sarker

Data Manager
s_subodh20012003@yahoo.com

Ali Alauddin

Manager, Office & Admin
alaudd_2006@yahoo.com

Joyanta Kumar Paul

Manager, Event & Communication
jkpaul67@gmail.com

Saleha Akter

Computer Operator
lipi388@gmail.com

Md. Masudul Haque

Senior Field Research Specialist
masudh62@gmail.com

Md. Billal Hossain

Senior Field Research Specialist
billalhossain52@gmail.com

Md. Mohidur rahman khan

Field Research Specialist
mohidurn@yahoo.com

Shahida Nasreen

Deputy Data Manager
snasreen2001@gmail.com

Md. Nurul Momen

Field Research Specialist
manzunilu@gmail.com

Md. Nurul Anwar

Field Research Specialist
nurulanwar1@gmail.com

Shajadul Islam Shajjad

Programmer
shajjadh1@gmail.com

Umama Zillur

Senior Research Associate (on leave)
umama.zillur@gmail.com

NAMIRA SHAMEEM

Research Executive
namira.s1610@gmail.com

Shabbir Ahmed

Research Assistant
shabbiribnshahidullah@gmail.com

Fatema Akter Tanbi

Research Assistant
khantanbi18@gmail.com

Resource Persons

Dr. Salehuddin Ahmed

Economist and Former Governor of Bangladesh Bank

Dr Sanzida Akhter

Associate Professor
Department of Women and Gender Studies
University of Dhaka

AKM Ashraful Haque

Statistical Analyst, PPRC

Kaneta Zillur

Research Consultant, PPRC

Senior Fellows

Mohammad Abdul Wazed

Senior Fellow, PPRC and Former DG, BBS

A M M Nasir Uddin

Former Health Secretary

Professor Dr Tahmina Banu

Director, CRICS

Board of Trustee Members

Dr Hossain Zillur Rahman

Former Advisor to Caretaker Government & Chairperson Brac Bangladesh

Major General Ghulam Quader

Former Advisor, Caretaker Government

Advocate A F Hasan Ariff

Former Advisor, Caretaker Government

Professor Dr Tahmina Banu

Director, CRICS

Professor Syed Mezbahuddin Hashemi

School of General Education, Brac University