CPRD emphasizes participatory and people-centered development by exchanging, transferring and maximizing knowledge among the different actors and stakeholders and, generates innovative ideas, approaches, and appropriate technologies through participatory research developing models, demonstration and implementation. CPRD also works as a platform of policy advocates and researchers working as a hub among the development actors.
The internal professional staff and external fellows are grouped into five function-based interactive themes- a) economic justice and poverty alleviation, b) environmental justice for sustainable development, c) social justice for women and minority rights and, d) networking and capacity building of NGOs/CSOs e) north-south dialogue for equitable growth and trade justice.
‘Technology Needs Assessment (TNA) for Adaptation and Mitigation in Bangladesh’ with UNEP and Ministry of Environment and Forests of Government of Bangladesh
Study on the causes and consequences of human displacement and migration from the climate hot-spots with ActionAid Bangladesh
Action research project ‘Views from the Frontline’ to measure progress towards implementation of the HFA with supported by the Global Network (GN).