Reports & Studies

The Bangladesh Drowning Prevention Partnership

Project Brief: Integrated Community Based Center for Child Care, Protection and Swim-Safe Facilities Project
On 22 February 2022, the Government of Bangladesh approved a child care, development, and safety project costing about 271.82 crore taka (US$ 32 million) spanning from January 2022 to December 2024. This brief captures the objectives and mechanisms employed by this project to achieve its integrated outcomes.

Pursuing Child Protection and Development During the COVID 19 Pandemic
This study was tried to learn from experiences and efforts related to disaster risk reduction and emergency preparedness, response, and recovery in light of the COVID-19 pandemic and other environment and climate related disasters to improve the design of the integrated childcare centre component in the government project proposal.

Bangladesh Evaluation Report

Key learnings from the first phase of the Bangladesh Drowning Prevention Partnership Project
An evaluation report of the journey and the progress made by the Bangladesh Drowning Prevention Partnership project, highlighting key takeaways and lessons learned from the process.

Toolkit on Drowning Prevention in Rural Bangladesh
The drowning prevention toolkit draws information from research, studies, evaluation reports and video documentation to calculate valuable estimates, outlines effective drowning prevention strategies, and presents its recommendations on social and national policy levels.

Childcare in Bangladesh-A policy brief on sustainability and scaling
The purpose of this brief is to present top insights gathered from two studies of childcare models, to recommend best practices for taking childcare programs to scale across Bangladesh.

Feasibility Study for government led scaling of an integrated community-based childcare center and swimsafe project for the protection of children
Synergos and BEN commissioned a feasibility study for the scaling of a project dedicated to Integrated Community based Child Care Centre and SwimSafe Facilities for Protection of Children. This document is the report of this feasibility study.

ECD Mapping and Sustainability Study
This study maps out the common ECD practices in childcare centers in Bangladesh. It also aims to fill the knowledge gap and inform policy in regards to sustainability of care centers for ECCD and to reduce drowning mortality.