January 07, 2016.  

Mahabub Hossain, Former Executive Director of the Bangladesh Rural Advancement Committee (BRAC), the largest southern NGO, and a leading development thinker passed away.

Mahabub visited ZEF several times and was until 2015 a close collaborator in several of our research projects.

ZEF has lost a great research partner, colleague, and friend. See an obituary at




Joachim von Braun

Prof. Dr. Joachim von Braun