Areas of Work


IID works for access to equitable and inclusive quality education for all, and promotes the implementation of Sustainable Development Goal 4.

IID’s activities in this sector can be broadly grouped into policy research, assessment, and advocacy.


Education Policy Analysis

Looks at the relationship between official policy and actual implementation and practice.

Education Budget

Annual comprehensive analysis of the national education budget.

Enabling Environment

An enabling environment is critical for students, and thus IID works on students’ safety and other educational opportunities.


Basic Competency Assessment

Assessment of children’s basic learning competencies using the citizen led assessment (CLA) model.

Citizen Report on Education

To assess the situation of schools, where the assessment looks into areas such as cost of education, discrimination at school, teacher training, safety, and participation, among others.

Education Program Evaluation

Assessment and evaluation of government and non-government education programmes.


National Advocacy Campaigns

The campaign aims to identify critical education sector issues and engage at the policy level to address them through frequent e-FGDs, e-Seminars, workshops and roundtable discussions.

Global Partnership

IID is proud to represent Bangladesh globally as a member of UNESCO’s Network on Education Quality Monitoring in the Asia-Pacific (NEQMAP), and the PAL Network.

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