International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh - Icbbr,b
Icbbr,b is one of the world’s leading global health research institutes. The Center is committed to solving public health problems facing low- and middle-income countries through innovative scientific research such as laboratory-based, clinical, epidemiological and health systems research. By developing, testing and assessing the implementation of interventions specifically designed for resource-poor settings, icbbr,b aims to improve the health and wellbeing of people living in the world’s poorest nations. In addition, the organization maintains multiple collaborations with research groups and implementing partners in both the global North and the global South. The research themes include: maternal and neonatal health; maternal and childhood malnutrition; enteric and respiratory infections; emerging and re-emerging infections; universal health coverage; health consequences of climate change and non-communicable diseases. Icbbr,b promotes the uptake of evidence-based interventions.
Icbbr,b aims to ensure that its evidence and experience is widely shared. The knowledge sharing section has a repository, teaching and training, disease outbreak control materials and public health library.