PROJECTS

G2P COVID-19 Rapid Survey

Category: Social Safety Net
Principal Investigator:

Research Area: Social Safety Net

Donor Agency: Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Geographical Location: All Over Bangladesh

Timeline: April 2020 to May 2020

Status: Completed

Principal Investigator

Dr. Abu S. Shonchoy of Florida International University

Dr. Reshmaan Hussam of Harvard Business School

Dr. Natalia Rigol of Harvard Business School

Dr. Ben Roth of Harvard Business School

Status: On-Going
Description:

Methods: A rapid telephonic survey has been designed to find the corona impact on the G2P beneficiaries. There was a structured questionnaire for the survey. SurveyCTO platform has been used to conduct the survey to facilitate the stakeholders with real-time data.

Description: The survey has been conducted across 122 Upazilas in 16 districts in 08 Divisions of Bangladesh. A total of 6000 G2P beneficiaries were interviewed to get insights. Both old age allowance beneficiaries and widow allowance beneficiaries have been taken as the respondent of this study. The research project obtained information regarding the local level lockdown situation, the income

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Empowering the Working Children through Mobilization and Capacity Building Approach Project

Category: Gender and Equity
Principal Investigator:

Research Area: Child Protection and Empowerment

Funder/Donor/Agency: World Vision Bangladesh

Geographical Location: Chattogram City Corporation

Timeline: January 2020 to April 2020 (end-line evaluation)

Status: Completed (The report is under the final review)

Researchers Invited from MOMODa FOUNDATION:

Sadequl Islam (Study Team Leader)

Abdul Mannan (Qualitative Study Lead)

Md. Nazmus Saqib (Study Coordinator)

 Md. Mohsin (Data Administration)

Status: Completed
Description:

Methods: This final evaluation used qualitative and quantitative information from mainly primary sources of data collection methods. 458 Household representatives were interviewed and data were collected using the mobile data collection platform (SurveyCTO) for the quantitative information. 11 FGDs, 20 KIIs, 5 case studies, and several meetings were conducted for capturing qualitative information from the NFE (Non-formal education) parents, Skill development trainee parents, LSBE (life skill-based education) children, TVET (technical and vocational education and training) children, CPCs (child protection committee), Ward Commissioners, relevant government officials,  NFE school teachers, job providers, project staff, etc.

 

Summary of findings: The end-line study

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Livelihood Technical Project and Community Engagement and Sponsorship Plan

Category: Livelihood
Principal Investigator:

Research Area: Community Development

Funder/Donor/Agency: World Vision Bangladesh

Geographical Location: Bandarban District

Timeline: March 2020 to April 2020 (end-line evaluation report)

Status: Completed (The report is under the first review)

Researchers Invited from MOMODa FOUNDATION:

Dr. Aminur Rahman (Study Team Leader)

Md. Mohsin (Data Administration)

Md. Nazmus Saqib (Data Administration)

Md. Enamul Haque (Study Coordination)

Status: Completed
Description:

Methods: The report has been prepared with data collected by both qualitative and quantitative surveys. A total of 655 households were surveyed in February 2020 to collect quantitative data and several KKIs were conducted through phone calls due to the COVID-19 pandemic. MOMODa FOUNDATION was given a rough and tough data set by the World Vision Bangladesh (WVB). MOMODa research team has cleaned, prepared, and organized the data set. Then the data was analyzed and the report has been prepared by keeping a close connection with the WVB team. The report is now under an initial review of the WVB

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Digital School Management Project (DSMP)

Category: Education
Principal Investigator:

Donor Agency: Florida International University.

Geographical Location: Rangpur, Bangladesh.

Timeline: February, 2020 to February, 2021

Status: On-going (postponed due to schools are closed for COVID-19 effect)

Principal Investigator

Dr. Abu S. Shonchoy of Florida International University.

Status: On-Going
Description:

Methods: Both qualitative and quantitative research tools have been designed for this study.  

Description: A total of 40 schools have selected for this research. 20 schools will be taken for the treatment group to install the digital attendance system and the rest 20 schools will remain as the control for the study. The digital attendance device will send SMS to the guardian regarding the presence and absence of his/her students at the school. The Headmaster will receive SMS from the teacher’s attendance status. Along with the attendance data

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Micro-entrepreneur Survey in Bangladesh

Category: Financial Inclusion
Principal Investigator:

Partner: IFMR-LEAD, India.

Geographical Location: Dhaka, Rajshahi, Mymensingh, and Khulna Division.

Timeline: January 2020 to June 2020

Status: On-going

Status: On-Going
Description:

Methods: Due to the Covid-19 situation telephonic survey has been designed to conduct a baseline study. A structured questionnaire has been developed to conduct the telephonic survey. The surveyors will be using the SurveyCTO platform for the study. 

Description: MOMODa FOUNDATION will conduct a total number of 500 telephonic surveys on Grameen Phone agents located in Dhaka, Rajshahi, Mymensingh, and Khulna Division. All possible preparation has been taken for the survey. The telephonic survey will start on 01 June 2020. Questions will be asked in the survey about

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